20 Major Network Series Will Film in New York State This Year

At Least 45 Series Including Streaming Services and Premium Cable Have Committed to Filming in New York State as of May 17

Empire State Development (ESD) today announced that 20 major network series will film in New York State this year, including four new series. The announcements were made this week at the 2019 network upfronts, the presentations given by major networks to promote new and renewed series that will be part of their fall schedules. As of today, an additional 25 series distributed by streaming services, premium cable services or other broadcast companies have started filming or are confirmed to film in New York State. All series are participating in the New York State Film Tax Credit Program.

Empire State Development congratulates 4 New York-based productions winning 2019 Golden Globe Award

Productions generated estimated $222.5 million in spending, with nearly 10,000 new hires in NYS; state film tax credit program annually generates hundreds of thousands of hires, millions in investment

How Age-Smart Employers See The Value Of Older Workers

Employers tend to get a bad rap —  often deservedly — for their attitudes about hiring, retaining and nurturing workers over 50. Frequently, older workers and older job applicants are perceived as lethargic, expensive and behind the times. So let me tell you about 13 employers who see things very differently: the winners and finalists of the 2017 Age Smart Employer Awards.