RESTAURANT X HOSTS, GLC SPONSORS RBA HOLIDAY PARTY

RESTAURANT X HOSTS, GLC SPONSORS RBA HOLIDAY PARTY

X marks the spot for the 2012 RBA Annual Holiday Celebration held at Restaurant “X” in Congers, New York on December 11 and sponsored by Goldstein Lieberman and Company LLC. “We were proud to sponsor the Rockland Business Association’s joyous holiday celebration. We are always seeking ways to give back and support relevant associations such […]

Do Women Face a “Concrete Ceiling?”

Do Women Face a “Concrete Ceiling?”

RBA meeting focuses on advancing executive ambition of women BY CANDACE RIVERA Rockland Business Association Women’s Forum met last week in Nanuet to discuss “Cracking the Concrete Ceiling.” Former Mercy College President Dr. Lucie Lapovsky’s presentation displayed gaps between genders in Fortune 500 companies and in salaries. The leadership roles within Fortune 500 companies have […]

RBA to Issue White Paper that Examines Rockland’s Fiscal Crisis

RBA to Issue White Paper that Examines Rockland’s Fiscal Crisis

Study to be completed in October Press Release The Rockland Business Association (RBA) announced yesterday, it will issue a white paper that examines the County of Rockland’s fiscal crisis. The study is expected to be completed in October. “This project is designed to provide all interested parties with a single, authoritative resource regarding the county’s […]

Tappan Zee Bridge Meeting Addresses Businesses Issues

Tappan Zee Bridge Meeting Addresses Businesses Issues

BY SARA GILBERT The Rockland Business Association hosted a meeting at Dominican College in Orangeburg on Thursday, July 26 to discuss concerns and answer questions local businesses might have about the new Tappan Zee Bridge. Brian Conybeare, who was appointed as special advisor for the bridge project by Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday, July 23, […]

Vanderhoef Addresses Business Leaders at RBA Luncheon

BY VINCENT ABBATECOLA The monthly luncheon for the Rockland Business Association was held last Thursday, July 19 at the Rockland Country Club in Sparkill, N.Y. Guest speaker Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef touched upon areas of concern, such as the possible closing of the Summit Park nursing home, and the constructions of the new […]

Cyber Hacking and Espionage – Not Sci-Fi, An Actual Threat

Cyber Hacking and Espionage – Not Sci-Fi, An Actual Threat

BY SARA GILBERT The Rockland Business Association and Federal Bureau of Investigation hosted a special training session to help prevent and deter losses associated with online hacking and espionage on Wednesday, June 13 at Rockland Community College in Suffern. “The issue here is real,” said RBA President Al Samuel. “On an elementary level there are […]