Member Essentials-CEO Insights June 2023

Posted on May 24, 2023

Here is a snapshot of the latest news and top headlines from our members. We want to hear from you! Submit your Member News for the CenterState CEO website.


Avalon promotes COO Jon Bates to CEO position.

Bowers & Company CPAs, LLC rebrands as Bowers CPAs and Advisors.

Cornell University is a finalist in National Science Foundation competition focused on climate research.

Good housekeeping magazine features The Cove at Sylvan Beach among the best 12 places to visit this summer

Excellus BCBS is recognized by Forbes as one of the nation’s best employers for diversity.

Regional accounting firm Fust Charles Chambers announces rebranding and relocation efforts.

Kathleen Gaffney-Babb is named the president and CEO of Helio Health.

M3 Placement and Partnership forms a new advisory board to guide its expansion.

Marquardt Switches receives two grants from round XII of New York State’s Regional Economic Development Council Initiative.

Micron hosts a “Girls Go Tech” event at Onondaga Community College to help young girls learn more about potential careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).

Oneida Indian Nation donates $1 million to the Mohawk Valley Health System Foundation to support the development of Wynn Hospital.

Local businesses and employees help fund renovations for Oswego Health’s mental health and wellness facility.

Two koalas arrive at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo for the summer, making them one of 10 zoos in the United States allowed to care for the animal.

Salt City Market holds new vendor information sessions.

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Attend the CNY Women's Summit at the Oncenter!
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Attend the CNY Women's Summit at the Oncenter!

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Liberty Resources Welcomes Dr. Lynn-Beth Satterly to its Primary Care Practice

In this role, Dr. Satterly will provide comprehensive care in collaboration with an integrated health team.

Suzanne Benderski
February 16, 2024

CPS Recruitment Announces Staff Promotion

Benderski has been an integral part of CPS Recruitment since joining the firm in 2011. 

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February 16, 2024

Forbes Names Excellus BlueCross BlueShield #8 on List of Best Midsize Employers in America

This is the second consecutive year that Excellus BCBS has been named to the list.

Her Time to Play Girls Basketball Program at the Oswego YMCA
February 15, 2024

Her Time to Play Girls Basketball Program at the Oswego YMCA

Her Time to Play pairs on-court training with off-court life skills lessons to build girls’ confidence, prepare them for the challenges of adolescence and teach values like teamwork.

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February 15, 2024

OMF Events Unveils Summer Event Lineup: Five Incredible Festivals

Syracuse, NY – As winter fades, OMF Events, LLC proudly presents an exciting summer series at Syracuse's waterfront neig

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Registration for the Oswego YMCA’s Summer Camp is now OPEN

At the Oswego YMCA summer day camp, every day is filled with adventure, fun, and new friendships!

Get your tickets for a night of Comedy with a Cause!
February 15, 2024

The Oswego YMCA Hosts the Laugh Out Loud (LOL) Comedy Night and Auction

Doors open at 6pm for cocktails, appetizers, auctions and live music with the Jazz Mafia.

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Sensory Friendly Time at The MOST- Part of Micron STEAM Explorers Inclusion Programs

Sensory Friendly Time at the MOST is an opportunity for guests who prefer a quieter, less stimulating environment to enjoy the museum. It's also a great way to socialize with other parents and children.