Long Island City Business Development Corporation

LIC Partnership Executive Director to retire
LIC Partnership Executive Director to retire
Business Angy Altamirano 8/02/2013 at 4:50PM

After 14 years of dedicated service to the Long Island City community, Gayle Baron is celebrating her retirement. Baron is the Executive Director of the Long Island City Business Improvement District (BID) and President of the Long Island City Business Development Corporation (LICBDC). She helped lead the LICBDC in creating the BID in 2005, which [...]

Two Queens BID leaders receive Leadership Award
Two Queens BID leaders receive Leadership Award
Business Angy Altamirano 7/17/2013 at 4:00PM

Two local business improvements districts (BIDs) took home distinguished awards at the 12th Annual Neighborhood Achievement Awards. On July 15, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development Robert K. Steel, and New York City Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Robert W. Walsh presented the 2013 awards at Gracie Mansion to honorees from the [...]

Mount Sinai Queens hospital CEO honored by the Kiwanis Club
Mount Sinai Queens hospital CEO honored by the Kiwanis Club
Business Michael Pantelidis 10/05/2011 at 2:30PM

For Caryn Schwab, contentment comes from the knowledge that she is positively impacting her community. The Mount Sinai Queens hospital CEO was recently named “Woman of the Year” by the Kiwanis Club of Astoria and Long Island City, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of people in the area. “As a leader of a [...]