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16th Annual Upstate New York Business Leader Survey

16th Annual Upstate New York Business Leader Survey

UHY, in partnership with HVEDC and the Siena College Research Institute (SCRI), is proud to present the results of our recently completed “16th Annual Upstate New York Business Leader Survey.” For the last sixteen years, the Siena College Research Institute (SCRI) has enjoyed interviewing business leaders across Upstate New York and reporting their experiences, projections, insights, concerns, and hopes to all New Yorkers. The survey has proven to be accurate, highly predictive, stimulating and informative.

Every year, business leaders see how CEOs across every sector feel about current conditions and the year ahead. Government leaders listen as these business leaders express support or opposition to pending legislation, analyze the effects of previous bills, and grade the relationship between the private and public sectors. Citizens find out about workforce challenges for the coming year, receive an assessment from CEOs on workforce suitability and, importantly get insight from the C-suite on the coming year. Local economic development groups gain insight into the opportunities and challenges for their area from the CEOs.

The health and well-being of private businesses in Upstate New York affect us all. For sixteen years, the Upstate Business Leaders Survey has uniquely provided business, government, citizens and local groups insight into the industries that make New York work and a predictive outlook for the year ahead.

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