Posts by The 100 Year Report

New York’s Misunderstood Icons

New York’s Misunderstood Icons

They’re scattered over the city’s skyline like relics of a bygone era.  They are the ubiquitous wooden water tanks found on nearly every rooftop.  But unlike most people’s perceptions, they’re not old and outdated, but quite necessary. Rosenwach Tank is a long-time member of the Association and Andy Rosenwach, the 113-year-old company’s fourth-generation owner, recently more »

Secretary’s (Commissioner’s) Corner: ...

Secretary’s (Commissioner’s) Corner: New York’s Loss; America’s Gain

One of President Barack Obama’s first appointments was Shaun Donovan as the 15th Secretary for Housing and Urban Development.  Most of us knew him as Commissioner Donovan from his nearly 5 years as Commissioner of Housing Preservation and Development.

College scholar gets research post at...

College scholar gets research post at Brookhaven Labs

Steere Family Foundation College Scholar, Scott Gordon, spent the summer of 2009 at Brookhaven National Labratories’ Center for Functional Nanomaterials studying nanostructured photovoltaic devices. Inclusion in this program is a prestigious assignment for the chemistry major who only just completed his freshman year. Scott admits, “We spend a lot of time scratching our heads trying more »

I. Buss & Company

I. Buss & Company

They’re inside your favorite restaurant and out in the streets. They stand inside doorways and sit behind desks. They are in the sky and far below ground. They’re everywhere. Since 1892, I. Buss Uniforms has been outfitting the staffs of buildings, members of the New York Police department, soldiers during World War I, ushers at more »

One Member Features Another in Ad Cam...

One Member Features Another in Ad Campaign

Con Edison(1881) serves the energy needs of the world’s most dynamic marketplace. McRoberts Protective Agency (1876) is the oldest established owner-operated security guard agency in America. Con Edison has an award-winning Supplier Diversity Program that aims to expand its commercial relationships with New York’s community of women and minority-owned business owners. McRoberts – under the more »