The Westchester-Putnam Professional Services Sector Partnership was developed to support area employers by offering important resources designed to help meet the challenges of today’s fast-paced, increasingly competitive job market. Business Services Sector Partner Programs and services include complementary workforce training programs, networking opportunities and an online job posting board for employers to recruit and develop their local workforce in Westchester and Putnam Counties.

Membership in the Professional Services Sector Partnership is offered free of charge to area employers. Business Services companies based here in the Westchester/Putnam area range from corporate giants MasterCard, MBIA and Morgan Stanley to thousands of small and medium sized businesses, including financial services, insurance companies, securities and commodities brokers, staffing companies, residential and commercial realtors, IT support other business services.

The Mission of the Professional Services Sector Partnership is to engage area employers to identify training needs and develop workforce programs and resources that support employees and promote job growth.

Professional Services Sector Partnership Activities

  • Customized Industry Recruitment: A group of prominent area companies have met to determine their workforce needs, including assistance with recruitment and assessment of job candidates and sales training.  
  • Employee Recruitment: The Westchester-Putnam Sector Partnership has developed customized recruitment programs for area employers, and referrals for area employers seeking to fill open positions.

If you are an employer interested in learning more about becoming a member of the Professional Services Sector Partnership, contact:

Professional Services Sector Chair: Richard Greenwald, CEO Concorde Staffing Service
Phone: (914) 428-0700
E-mail: rg@concordepersonnel.com

Professional Services Sector Chair: Kevin McCarthy, Managing Director, Cushman Wakefield
Phone: (914) 659-6695
E-mail: kevin.mccarthy@cushwake.com

Donnovan Beckford, Director, Westchester-Putnam Workforce Development Board
Phone: (914) 995-3707
E-mail: dpb2@westchestergov.com

If you feel your company fits the criteria, add your company to the Professional Services Sector.

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