Category Archives: entrepreneurship

Truly local (and sustainable) craft beer from Empire Brewing Company

The brewery in New York state uses local energy, grows its own ingredients, composts and more. By: Starre Vartan Wed, Apr 30, 2014  (Posted on Mother Nature Network – All photos: Empire Brewing Company You’d think brewing great beer that people love would be enough for any brewer. But not for David Katleski, founder of Syracuse, New […]

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Redefining the Dream: Creating REAL Prosperity for All

  FALSE Prosperity Consolidated, distant ownership Dependent, volatile Impersonal, hidden, complex Short-term return and risk Dollars leave the local economy, benefit only few Homogenized, loss of heritage Destructive, stressful, fearful REAL Prosperity Diverse, local ownership Self-sufficient, resilient Personal, transparent, direct Long-term growth and success Dollars stay in the local economy, improve quality of life for […]

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The New Economy Summit

The New Economy Summit, Presented by AmeriCU #NewEconomySummit On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013, many of the regions most influential business, academic, and community leaders will come together for a day of inspiration and action to drive the development of a local and sustainable economy. Join SyracuseFirst’s New Economy Summit: Growing Your Business and Building Community. […]

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