The JBizTechValley.com region encompasses the Capital Region, Adirondacks/North Country, Hudson Valley, northern Catskills and eastern Mohawk Valley.
Tech Valley offers rewarding career and business opportunities, world-class educational and research facilities, a vibrant arts and entertainment scene and exhilarating year-round outdoor pursuits.
This 16-county region includes more than 40 congregations, more than 900 Jewish business owners, many Jewish-run not-for-profits and is a region brimming with opportunity and excitement.
Let’s take a moment to celebrate all that our community has accomplished. We have been leaders in the arenas of academia, economics, entertainment, arts and politics. We have shown guidance as advocates, mentors and volunteers. We are a diverse, strong, lively and energetic community breaking new ground in everything from technology to medicine and innovative ways of doing business.
By standing together we have and will continue to empower Jewish men and women throughout New York state to build a better, more prosperous future for all.
This online directory contains contact information for Jewish business owners and Jewish professionals, Jewish-run not-for-profits and non-Jewish businesses that cater to the Jewish community in the Capital District.
This website is designed to serve three purposes:
Silver Trial Continues The fate of former Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver hangs in the balance as a federal jury sits through several weeks of testimony. Silver, 71, is charged by federal authorities “with using his official position to receive nearly $4 million in bribes and kickbacks from people and businesses in exchange for his official Continue Reading »
Published: October 14, 2015 There are few candid statements a judicial candidate or justice can make publicly. Criticizing an opponent is not one of them, according to the canons of judicial ethics. A judicial candidate or justice can speak glowingly about his or her own accomplishments but cannot denigrate an opponent’s accomplishments or alleged lack Continue Reading »
Capital Repertory Theatre, now known as TheRep, located in downtown Albany, opened its 35th season with the production of “4000 Miles.” The play details the lifestyles of a grandmother, Vera, and her long lost grandson, Leo, that spans a difference of 65-plus years. The age difference might as well have been 4,000 miles but the Continue Reading »
Jews In Law Enforcement By: Marc Gronich Published: September 17, 2015 There are few, if any, observant Jews among the ranks of the New York State Police. One reason, says Rabbi Bernard Freilich, 63, clergy and unpaid liaison to the superintendent of the state police, is because with a force of 8,000 police and law Continue Reading »