2016-2017 Joint Budget Hearing
Economic Development
February 2, 2016
Hearing Room B


Howard Zemsky
President & CEO Commissioner, Empire State Development
New York State Department of Economic Development

Ken Pokalsky
Vice President Government Affairs, The Business Council of New York State, Inc.

Brian McMahon
Executive Director, NYS Economic Development Council

Ross A. Frommer
VP of Government & Community Affairs, Associate Dean Columbia University Medical Center Associated Medical Schools of NY

Jan Chesterson
President, NYS Hospitality & Tourism Association

Jenn O’Connor
New York State Director Ready Nation, Council for a Stronger America

Scott Wexler
Executive Director, Empire State Restaurant & Tavern Association