The Bronx Chamber of Commerce held its largest Business Exposition at The Villa Barone Manor on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman was the keynote speaker. This exposition showcased a great diversity of products and services by and for New York businesses. Over one hundred businesses hosted booths and many New York City agencies were present as well. Workshops were offered throughout the day with topics ranging from technology to healthcare to M/WBE certification to social media. Chamber members and guests discovered new resources and revenue opportunities while making great contacts. Exhibitors raised awareness of their businesses among the boroughs top business leaders in a dynamic environment. This year’s theme showcased businesses to help stimulate the economy, which is crucial during this time.
Left - BCC President Lenny Caro welcomes everyone to the Business Expo.
Right - N.Y. Attorney General Eric Schniderman speaks of some of the successes of his office.
Left - BCC Chairman Joseph Kelleher, A.G. Eric Schniderman, and BCC President Lenny Caro stand in front of a green screen.
Right - The three are in a photo at another place thanks to Bronx based TapSnap photo systems.
Left - Empire City Casino was on had giving out prizes.
Right - The Wildlife Conservation Society was also at the expo with stuffed animals only.
Left - A.G. Schniderman, BCC Chairman Kellher, and BCC President Caro are joined by BCC Vice-Chair and former City Councilwoman June Eisland as they stop by the Simone Developers of the Bronx booth.
Right - The ribbon to the event is cut.