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Economic Development Day kicks off Leadership Tech Valley’s Class of 2017 Community Programming

Shareholder Jake Lamme serves on the Steering Committee for the Capital Region Chamber’s Leadership Tech Valley program.  Jake and his team organized Economic Development Day for the incoming class members for Leadership Tech Valley’s 2017 program.


As part of the program, class members were given toured the Port of Albany and the Mohawk Harbor Development in Schenectady, and met with business leaders throughout the Capital Region to discuss economic development in the Region, including: John Cococcia (Plug Power), Georgette Steffens (Downtown Albany BID), Andrew Kennedy (Center for Economic Growth), Phillip Morris (Proctors), Dave Buicko (Galesi Group), Carm Basile (CDTA) and others.

Economic Development Day is one program in a series of nine events that each Leadership Tech Valley class attends. The program is designed to help up and coming leaders explore issues and opportunities in the Capital Region.



Jake is a class of 2016 graduate from the Leadership Tech Valley program. Past McNamee graduates include, Matt Barry and Jeremy Speich.