Former Dominican Republic President Leonel Fernández Joins Westchester’s Business Leaders for a Landmark Roundtable Discussion
Bronxville-Eastchester Patch - over 5 years
Leaders address the county's regional development in a global context during National Hispanic Heritage Month
Purchase, N.Y. (October 4, 2012) – The Manhattanville College School of Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) yesterday welcomed Leonel Fernández, former President of the Dominican Republic, to their campus for a landmark roundtable discussion, “Regional Development in a Global Context.” Business leaders of various disciplines came together to discuss Westchester County’s strategic advantages, challenges, and opportunities in the global marketplace. The roundtable also addressed the needs of Westchester’s growing Hispanic population, a leading contributor to local workforce growth and spending. The roundtable was moderated by Matt Sampson, Anchor, News 12 Westchester/Hudson Valley.
Held in recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15), the lunchtime roundtable served as an opportunity for the GPS at Manhattanville to reaffirm its commitm...
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