News from Our Troy, NY Coworking Community

End of School Year Special Offer

You’ve spent the last 10 months working from home, starting your own small business or otherwise having a nice quiet place to work each and every day. (Ok, maybe not a couple of holiday weeks.) Now, summer is upon us. Along with the bright sunshine, the late afternoon thunderstorms and lazy weekends, comes the children and anyone related to the…
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PRSA Speed Pitching on May 31

One of the year’s most anticipated events for Capital Region communications and PR pros is fast approaching! Join us at PRSA Capital Region’s much-loved Speed Pitching event! At this fast-paced, high-energy event, you’ll have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with reporters, editors, and producers from every major media outlet in our area. Pitch them your stories, or just introduce yourself…
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Around the Web – January 2023

Some links we thought you might find interesting this month: Plug Power’s new $125M Vista Tech Campus Factory is Online (Albany Business Review) Video Game Studio Moving to Glenville (Daily Gazette) Developer Clears Big Hurdle in Plans for Downtown Troy Atrium (Albany Business Review) Downtown Troy Demolition Clearing Way for $67M Apartment Complex (Albany Business Review) Bard & Baker Expanding…
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Garage to host Entrepreneur Meet-up on February 28

Being an entrepreneur does not have to be a lonely or isolating experience. But, it doesn’t have to be. Here’s a chance to meet with like-minded people and grow your business at the same time. The Garage is proud to partner with member Michael Roach Creative for our first Entrepreneur Meet-Up of the year. This is a great chance to network…
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Message from our CEO – January 2023

2023 will be a year where we reconnect even more with the surrounding community and region. This month we hosted Assemblymember John McDonald and state and regional leaders in the video game industry for a “Digital Gaming Tax Credit Roundtable,” which received wide coverage in local and state media. The 518 gaming industry is poised for exponential growth and we…
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Remote Work Doesn’t Have to Mean Isolation

Remote workers benefit from joining a coworking space because it provides them with a dedicated and professional work environment, which helps to improve productivity and focus. Additionally, our homes are full of personal distractions, and coworking spaces are built and managed to encourage periods of focused work. A coworking space can provide a sense of structure and routine that can…
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Garage to host Digital Game Development Tax Credit Roundtable with NYS Assemblymember John McDonald

**MEDIA ADVISORY** Assemblymember John T. McDonald III Hosts Capital Region Stakeholder Roundtable to Discuss Next Steps for the Innovative New York State Digital Game Development Tax Credit Program and Economic Development Potential for New York State WHAT:     Empire State Development opened the application in November 2022 for the $25 million New York State Digital Game Development Tax Credit Program, funded…
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New Sign is Changing the Neighborhood

Our new sign is changing the entire neighborhood. If you were around The Garage in late November, you likely saw the final piece of the vision for the facade of our building. Special thanks to Ayzo Ridge Design for all their hard work. We love how the new sign lights up the whole neighborhood. For more pictures, check out our…
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Around the Web

Some links we thought you might find interesting this month: American Theatre Rebirth Among $9.7M in Troy Grants (Times Union) Coworking Industry Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2023 (Coworking Resources) City of Troy to Commence Crow Dispersal (City of Troy) Gov. Hochul Announces Applications Now Open for Digital Game Tax Credit (New York State)

Message from our CEO – December 2022

As 2022 winds to a close, I look back on all our community has accomplished this year. The most obvious evolution is the bright new sign, which adds the finishing touches to the facade. We had two goals from the beginning. First, create a bright, energizing gateway to the City, making this neighborhood a fun, vibrant place to live and work. Second,…
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