Last year, Governor Andrew Cuomo said he wanted to see the goal of
awarding 30 percent of state contracts to minority- and women owned
businesses come to fruition. On Wednesday, March 23, the New American
Chamber of Commerce will do its part to help make that happen. The organization is hosting the second annual Diversity Procurement Conference 2016 to take place at BNY Mellon Bank in Lower Manhattan.
Burgess Services is pleased to announce the completion of the Denver
International Airport’s (DIA) Westin Hotel and Transit Center project.
Burgess Services was awarded a $39.6 million contract in 2013 to manage
the installation of all mechanical and plumbing systems.
With the help of Governor Andrew Cuomo, the post-production industry is
about to get a boost from Empire State Development (ESD). In
late February, ESD announced the New York State Post-Production
Fellowship Program – a new initiative that will increase the size and
quality of New York’s post-production talent pool for this rapidly
On Thursday, March 10th join the Minority Business Development Agency
for a free access to contracts webinar with the U.S. General Services
Administration (GSA). Managing over 9,600 federal assets, GSA leads the
way in sustainable building design and construction.
For the 2008 election and the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama, African
Americans turned out in record numbers nationwide to help elect America's first Black president. This week, civil
rights activists, politicians and concerned citizens launched the Black
Votes Matter Pac in an effort to ensure and maximize the same high
Black voter turnout, particularly in battleground states, for Election 2016.