Talk CNY - Presented by NBT Bank

EPISODE 9 -  Kevin Schwab, CenterState CEO - “What Businesses Need to Know About the State’s Climate Protection Goals”

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New episodes are released the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each month. Ratings and reviews are appreciated!


EPISODE 8 - Maria Hudson, Constellation: Watch Episode 8 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 7 - Rob Simpson, CenterState CEO: Watch Episode 7 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 6 - John Liddy, CenterState CEO: Watch Episode 6 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 5 - Dr. Juhanna Rogers, CenterState CEO: Watch Episode 5 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 4 - Melanie Littlejohn, National Grid: Watch Episode 4 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 3 - Dominic Robinson and Aimee Durfee, CenterState CEO: Watch Episode 3 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 2 - Maarten Jacobs, Allyn Family Foundation and Syracuse Urban Partnership: Watch Episode 2 | Read the Transcript
EPISODE 1 - Rob Simpson, CenterState CEO: Watch Episode 1 | Read the Transcript


CenterState CEO's podcast series shares the latest news and information on topics ranging from community and workforce development to policy, and innovation. Each month, Talk CNY features leaders from across Central New York, to shine a spotlight on the growth and opportunities being driven here. In under 15 minutes, you’ll get an inside look at the people, projects and planning moving Central New York forward, and be connected to resources to support your own business' growth.

This semimonthly podcast will feature 24 episodes for its first season. The second Wednesday of each month will feature a CenterState CEO member who will join us for a conversation about the work their business or organization does in the community related to that theme, and how they engage with CenterState CEO. The second episode of the month will feature a CenterState CEO staff person talking about the programs, projects and thought leadership related to the month’s theme. 

In addition to the 24 episode main series, you can discover the Talk CNY Miniseries. These episodes are being released straight to the Click resource library and feature business experts.

Ask Alexa to play WCNY, and listen to 91.3 HD3 Syracuse in your car. You can listen to Talk CNY Wednesedays and Saturdays at 12:30 p.m., and Mondays at 2:30 p.m.

Hosted by:

Andrew Fish, Senior Vice President of Member and Business Experience, CenterState CEO
Kate Hammer, MSIM, Owner and Principal Business Coach, Kate Hammer Consulting LLC

New semimonthly episodes of Talk CNY are available on Click, CenterState CEO's digital solution for business. 

Presenting Sponsor, NBT Bank

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