Member Essentials-CEO Insights September 2023

Posted on August 31, 2023

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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.


Centro will begin round-trip service from downtown Syracuse to Hancock Airport.

COR Development and OMF Events host the first annual Inner Harbor Fest, benefiting Clear Path for Veterans.

The 8th Annual Oswego Health Foundation’s For Your Health 5K and Wellness Event, presented by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, raises over $26,000 to support local healthcare.

Gerharz Equipment acquires Popcorn Supply Company, expanding its position in the restaurant, food service and concession industry.

Key Bank consolidates two Ithaca branches and formally opens one new office.

Micron Technology sponsors the Center of Progress building at the New York State Fair.

The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology (MOST) opens its Summer of Lights exhibit, sponsored by AmeriCU Credit Union.

Oxford Economics: Oneida Indian Nation generates more than $1 Billion annual economic impact.

Oswego Health offers multi-organ blood analysis event to community throughout September.

A new high-tech transfer pathway connects Onondaga Community College and Syracuse University.

SECNY Federal Credit Union opens new branch, operations facility in Camillus.

Pascarella Development receives a grant from New York State to transform the Will & Baumer Candle Factory in Salina into a mixed-use complex. 

Port of Oswego awarded $4 million to improve rail infrastructure and buy equipment.

Tompkins Insurance honored as a "Best Practices" agency for fifth consecutive year. 


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October 3, 2023

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Appoints Simone E. Edwards as VP Health Equity and Community Investments

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield announces the appointment of Simone E. Edwards, DrPH, MPH, as vice president health equity and community investments.

AmeriCU Credit Union’s Home Buyers Trivia Night
October 2, 2023

AmeriCU Credit Union’s Home Buyers Trivia Night: Where Knowledge Meets Entertainment

Join the AmeriCU Mortgage team for a night of education, prizes, and the opportunity to seek preapproval on the spot.

Halloween Bash at the Fulton Farmers' Market
September 26, 2023

Last Day of the Market Halloween Bash Fulton

Join us for the last Fulton Farmers' Market of the season for a Halloween Bash!

Halloween Bash at the Oswego Farmers' Market
September 26, 2023

Last Day of the Market Halloween Bash Oswego

Join us on for the last Oswego Farmers' Market of the season with a Halloween Bash!

3rd Annual Fulton Fall Festival
September 26, 2023

2023 Fulton Fall Festival

Join us for the third annual Fulton Fall Festival! Presented by The Special Events Committee and sponsored by Oswego Health!

Pumpkin Fest Returns!
September 25, 2023

Pumpkin Fest Returns!

The CNY Pumpkin Festival returns to the City of Oswego’s Washington Square Park.

Oswego Industries Open House
September 22, 2023

Oswego Industries Open House

Taking place Sept. 28 from 4 to 6 p.m., it's an opportunity to reconnect with the administrative team and learn more about the organization.

Syracuse Inner Harbor Fest
September 20, 2023

Syracuse Inner Harbor Fest: A New Event in Support of Clear Path For Veterans

A 3-day festival at Syracuse’s Inner Harbor, packed with excitement for all ages.

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September 20, 2023

Excellus BCBS Medicaid HMO Among the Nation’s Best-Rated

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is one of just 13 health plans nationwide to earn 4.5 stars (out of a possible five) and accreditation for its Medicaid HMO from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.