AmeriCU Welcomes New Assistant Vice President Of Member Development

AmeriCU is pleased to announce that Gail Rizzo-Spilka has accepted the position of Assistant Vice President of Membership Development. In her role, Rizzo-Spilka will oversee a team of Member Partner Advisors handling business partners, outreach, and financial education. “At AmeriCU, we’ve put an emphasis on the member experience,” said Ron Belle, Chief Experience Officer for…

Celebrate World Stroke Day By Learning How To Prevent Stroke

World Stroke Day was on October 29th and the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke, wants everyone in the Mohawk Valley to recognize the signs of stroke and to take steps to avoid one of the most common causes of disability and death. Stroke is…

Charlotte Russe Opens At Sangertown Square

Charlotte Russe opened on Wednesday, October 30th. The on-trend fashion retailer for young women returned to its former location at Sangertown Square in the Macy’s wing. Charlotte Russe, is one of nine locations re-opening across the Pyramid portfolio—the largest, most innovative, privately-held shopping center developer in the northeast. “We are incredibly excited to welcome back…

Heat Smart Utica

  HEAT SMART UTICA is a community campaign designed to encourage residents to learn about clean heating & cooling (CH&C) technologies and improve home energy efficiency. The campaign is directed by the City of Utica with support of the New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) and supported by rebates from NYSERDA &…

Neighborhood Center, Inc. Hires New Mobile Crisis Assessment Team Director

The Neighborhood Center Inc. has hired Kristin Sauerbier, L.C.S.W. as the new Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT) Director.  Sauerbier will oversee the six county MCAT which includes: Crisis Counselor services for Oneida, Herkimer, Delaware, Otsego, Schoharie and Chenango counties; Crisis Case Management and Peer Advocate personnel to provide emergency mental health and substance abuse services…

Cyber Security Guidelines

        In 2017, IBM’s chairman, president, and CEO, Ginni Rometty, said: “Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world.” And she is right. To avoid your company becoming a victim, it is imperative to adopt a security-driven culture. Below are a few guidelines to do just that. Cyber Education:…