Archive | October, 2016

Berkshire Bank Promotes Mike Ferry

PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Bank announced the promotion of Mike Ferry to senior vice president, commercial regional president, for Berkshire County and Vermont. Ferry brings more than 37 years of industry experience, 30 of which have been spent with Berkshire Bank. Leading the Berkshire and Vermont regions for the bank since 2012, his primary focus is […]

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Entrepreneurship Conference Slated for Nov. 4

SPRINGFIELD — The 12th annual Grinspoon, Garvey & Young Entrepreneurship Conference will be held this Friday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the MassMutual Center in Springfield More than 500 students and faculty representing 14 area colleges are expected to attend the event, which includes hands-on workshops, entrepreneur exhibits, a keynote speaker, […]

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Report: Poverty in Massachusetts Too High in Too Many Places

BOSTON — The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network, the state’s nonprofit association, released the second edition of “Commonwealth Insights,” focusing on county-level poverty rates throughout Massachusetts. The report, utilizing recently released data from the American Community Survey, takes an in-depth look at poverty rates in Massachusetts geographically, their connections to unemployment and high-school dropout rates, and policy […]

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