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Wednesday, February 05, 2020
Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan will be the Special Guest Speaker at the next breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event, which is open to Chamber Members, as well as the general public, takes place on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. It is scheduled for 7:30-9:00 a.m. at The Venue Uptown, located at 503 Washington Ave. in Kingston, and is sponsored by the Villa ...read more
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Tuesday, January 07, 2020
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Congressional Update Breakfast Meeting on Thursday, January 23rd from 7:30 to 9:00am at The Venue Uptown, 503 Washington Ave., Kingston.   First term Congressman Antonio Delgado will be making his second appearance as the 19th District’s congressman. “I’m focusing on what I think are business interests,” Delgado said. “I’m ...read more
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Monday, November 25, 2019
The guest speaker at the December 11th breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce will be Robert S. Ross, Executive Vice President for the Northern Region of WMCHealth. HealthAlliance is part of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network. The breakfast, scheduled for 7:30-9:00 a.m. at the Best Western Plus in Kingston, is sponsored by Rondout Savings Bank and will ...read more
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Thursday, November 07, 2019
Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack will take Ulster Chamber members back to the early 1600s at this month’s monthly breakfast meeting as she details Ulster County’s rich history.  According to Postupack, “The County Clerk’s Archives hold some of the oldest and most unique records in the country, and it is our privilege to care for them.” The breakfast, scheduled for 7:30-9:00 a.m., Wednesday, ...read more
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Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Two of the three candidates for Mayor of Kingston will take to the stage for a Meet the Candidates forum at the September 12th breakfast meeting of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce. The event starts at 7:30am at the Best Western Plus in Kingston and is sponsored by Nuvance Health.  Candidates who will appear at the chamber event include incumbent Democrat Steve Noble, who is seeking ...read more
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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Michael Bernholz, owner of Pine Ridge Dude Ranch in Kerhonkson and Hudson Valley Appraisal Corp. in Port Ewen, has been selected as the 2019 Ulster County Business Person of the Year. Bernholz is one of eight honorees by the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Ulster County Economic Development Alliance in announcing their 15th Annual Business Recognition Awards. Chamber President ...read more
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Tuesday, July 16, 2019
David Gagnon, Chairman of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, announced today that Jess Davis of Kingston has joined the staff of the Chamber of Commerce as Director of Membership Engagement on a part-time basis. In her new role, Ms. Davis will be working with Carol Ricken, the Chamber’s Membership Director, and will focus on membership attraction, retention and ...read more
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Thursday, June 27, 2019
The search is on for the top businesses, business leaders and organizations in Ulster County as preparations are now underway for the 2019 Ulster County Business Recognition Awards Celebration. The Recognition Awards Celebration is a joint program of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance.  Nominations are now being accepted until August ...read more
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Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce has announced plans to take a limited number of Hudson Valley residents on an exploratory trip to Cuba in the fall of 2016. Local travelers will have the opportunity to experience the ‘real’ Cuba before mass tourism changes the island forever. Be among the select few American travelers in five decades to visit Cuba. Included in the trip will be the ...read more
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Monday, March 28, 2016
The Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce recently surveyed its membership on the proposed New York State increase in the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour. The results showed that while nearly third-quarters of chamber members (72%) favored an increase in the Minimum Wage, close to two-thirds (64%) were opposed to raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an hour, which would amount to an increase of 67%. ...read more
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