Talk CNY, presented by NBT Bank, is CenterState CEO's semimonthly podcast series featuring leaders from across Central New York, shining a spotlight on the growth and opportunities happening here. You’ll get an inside look at the people, projects and initiatives moving the region forward.
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Neighborhood Revitalization Means Regional Growth
On this episode of Talk CNY, we’ll talk with two members of our CenterState CEO team Andy Obernesser, Director of Community Investment and Jonathan Link Logan, Senior Manager of Neighborhood Development. Andy and Jonathan talk about the impact of their work and CenterState CEO’s efforts to make our Syracuse neighborhoods more thriving and equitable places.
Andy Obernesser is the Director of Community Investment at the CenterState CEO in Syracuse. In that role, he oversees a team facilitating inclusive business and property development projects in distressed urban neighborhoods, supporting historically marginalized clients through a combination of training, technical assistance and access to capital. Before working at CenterState CEO, Andy worked as a consultant in the field of community planning for municipal clients across New York State.
Jonathan Link Logan is the Senior Manager of Neighborhood Development at CenterState CEO. In that role, he supports historically marginalized property and business owners navigate development projects in distressed urban neighborhoods as well as benevolent developers of projects that support inclusive growth opportunities. Prior to CenterState CEO, Jonathan worked at a non-profit community design center in Rochester, New York.
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About Talk CNY
Talk CNY, presented by NBT Bank, is CenterState CEO's semimonthly podcast. It's first season launched in 2023, with 24 episodes. The second Wednesday of each month highlights a CenterState CEO member for a conversation about the work of their business or organization in the community, and how they engage with CenterState CEO. The second episode of the month features a CenterState CEO staff person sharing the programs, projects and thought leadership related to a monthly theme.
In addition to the 24 episode main series, you can discover the Talk CNY Miniseries with featured business experts on episodes released straight to the Click resource library. Discover Talk CNY on Click.
Talk CNY Main Series
|S1,E17 - Jonathan Link Logan and Andy Obernesser||September 20, 2023|
|S1,E16 - Shawni Davis||September 6, 2023|
|S1,E15 - Kelly Fumarola||August 23, 2023|
|S1,E14 - Nancy Kern Eaton||August 9, 2023|
|S1,E13 - Rob Simpson Q3||July 26, 2023|
|S1,E12 - David Kavney||July 12, 2023|
|S1,E11 - David Mankiewicz||June 28, 2023|
|S1,E10 - Ryan Benz||June 14, 2023|
|S1,E9 - Kevin Schwab||May 24, 2023|
|S1,E8 - Maria Hudson||May 10, 2023|
|S1,E7 - Rob Simpson Q2||April 26, 2023|
|S1,E6 - John Liddy||April 12, 2023|
|S1,E5 - Juhanna Rogers||March 22, 2023|
|S1,E4 - Melanie Littlejohn||March 8, 2023|
|S1,E3 - Dominic Robinson and Aimee Durfee||February 22, 2023|
|S1,E2 - Maarten Jacobs||February 8, 2023|
|S1,E1 - Rob Simpson Q1||January 24, 2023|
Talk CNY Expert Miniseries
|E9 - Pierre Morrisseau||May 17, 2023|
|E8 - Erick Candelero Griscenco||May 17, 2023|
|E7 - Christina Scalera||March 5, 2023|
|E6 - Damian Vallelonga||March 5, 2023|
|E5 - Matt Gardner||March 5, 2023|
|E4 - Colleen Blake-Miller||March 5, 2023|
|E3 - Gwen Webber-McCleod||March 5, 2023|
|E2 - Todd Henry||March 5, 2023|
|E1 - Susan Crossett||March 5, 2023|