Brooklyn Buzz

Member Spotlight | Ridgewood Savings Bank

June 1, 2023

For more than 100 years, we’ve been Multiplying the Good by providing quality financial services and everyday convenience to our customers in New York City, Long Island, Westchester County and beyond.  Maybe you’re starting to build your savings, or ready to buy your first home. Maybe you want  to grow your business or build a secure retirement. …

Member Article: SERVPRO

May 25, 2023

Some Truth About Mold After Hurricane Sandy hit in New York State in late October of 2012, the way in which mold is addressed changed forever. Property owners were overwhelmed and, in many cases, underwater back in late 2012. Besides the flooding and water damage, the conditions were ripe for mold to colonize in thousands…

London Calling

April 20, 2023

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Empire State Development led a four-day trade mission to London, England on March 26th-29th. Joining the Chamber were a total of eight Brooklyn/New York based businesses, represented by a diverse group of professionals, half women-owners and half-BIPOC owned businesses.  Businesses were from the IT, life sciences and energy…

Member Spotlight | Richard Greene of Liquid Technology

April 12, 2023

Meet Richard GreeneLiquid Technology’s Managing Partner Give us a brief description of Liquid Technology and what it does.Liquid Technology is a nationwide provider of IT Asset Management Services. We specialize in performing data center clean-outs, de-installations, consolidations, and moves. Our core competencies include IT asset purchasing & brokerage, project management, compliant data destruction, chain…

Member Spotlight | East Brooklyn Mutual Aid | Black Radish Grocery

March 28, 2023

East Brooklyn Mutual Aid | Black Radish Grocery Chestnut Commons, Cypress Hills Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce member, East Brooklyn Mutual Aid, is asking our community to help them open Black Radish Grocery to bring healthy food options to East New York. East Brooklyn Mutual Aid has successfully distributed more than one million pounds of food…

Meet the Borough Chambers

March 28, 2023

Manhattan Edition Jessica WalkerPresident & CEOManhattan Chamber of Commerce How did you get involved with the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce?My background is in public policy analysis and advocacy. For many years I was an advocate for older New Yorkers, the long-term residents who imbued our city with so much character and richness and now deserve to enjoy their golden years. After the Great Recession…

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March 21, 2023

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Member Spotlight | Cocoabean Juice and Salad Bar

March 17, 2023

Cocoabean Juice and Salad BarInterview with Francesca C. Denis1510 Nostrand Ave, A continuation of the Caribbean vibes that soulfully beats in the heart of Brooklyn, NY. Food and Beverage options inspired by locations within the Caribbean Islands.  PHOTO BY NOAH SHEIDLOWER  What made you want to start this business/org? This business is a testimony.…

Meet the Borough Chambers

March 17, 2023

Bronx Edition Lisa Sorin President & CEO Bronx Chamber of Commerce How did you get involved with the Bronx Chamber of Commerce? I have been engaged in the mission of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce for nearly 15 years.  First as an active member and Board member and later as Chair of the Board of Directors. During my tenure,…