Michael Stamm Visits with Congressional Representatives in Washington
TCAD President Michael Stamm was in DC in March meeting with representatives of Senators Schumer and Gillibrand as well as Congressman Reed. Discussions focused on major infrastructure issues in Tompkins County hampering the community's ability to create quality jobs for the region.
Ithaca ReUse Center Grand Opening Celebration!
Ithaca ReUse would like to invite the community to celebrate the Grand Opening of their second location on 214 Elmira Road!
The celebration will run from April 6-10 and there will be refreshments and storewide deals throughout the duration of the event.
They will be holding guided tours of their facility and programs, please visit their website for a full schedule of events!
TCAD's revolving loan fund supported this project!
2016 Economic Summit
A special thank you to all that attended this years 2016 Economic Summit.
If you missed, you may view the presentation slides by
David Michael Ahlers
1937 - 2016
David Ahlers passed on March 28, 2016. A resident of Ithaca for 44 years, Dr. Ahlers was renowned locally for his professional success - first as a professor at the Cornell Johnson School of Management, owner/operator of the BEST school of business management and finally as chairman and founding partner of the Cayuga Venture Fund. Dr. Ahlers was a director of Pathlight Technologies, Silicon Video and Viral Therapeutics. In 2006, the Finger Lakes Entrepreneurs' Forum presenting him with the R. Davis Cutting Award, presented to individuals who made significant contributions to assisting entrepreneurs in the Central New York region. By Governor Pataki's appointment, Dr. Ahlers served as a board member of the New York State Project Finance Agency.
To read Dr. Ahlers' full obituary, please