Troy aerospace firm wins Tully Rinckey award

United Aircraft Technologies of Troy won first place in the business plan competition at this year’s Veterans in Economic Transition Conference organized by the Tully Rinckey Foundation, the charitable arm of the Tully Rinckey law firm. The conference took place Nov. 27 and Nov. 28 at the Desmond Hotel & Conference Center in Colonie. Renssealer Polytechnic […]

Kennedy: Veterans have harder time getting financing for business ventures

I should have thought to count the number of times Amy Amoroso peppered her talk with the word “free.” No matter, it was a lot. Amoroso, based in Watervliet, is director of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Veteran Business Outreach Center for a federal region that covers New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the […]

VETCON Announces Free Job Fair and Employment Preparation for Veterans

Unprecedented Veterans in Economic Transition Conference (VETCON) coming to the Capital Region next week. VETCON is the first of its kind in Albany’s Capital Region and will provide support, advice, and direction to startups and existing businesses owned by veterans, as well as veterans (re)entering the workforce. The Job Fair, taking place on day two […]

Mario D. Cometti, Esq. sits down with LOOKTV

Join Look TV as we sit down with Mario Cometti of VETCON. We discuss the importance of helping our veterans get back into the workforce. VETCON is a conference helping veterans transition into their future professional careers. Please visit for more information and how YOU can get involved.

Top Speakers Announced for Unprecedented Capital Region Veterans Conference (VETCON)

Veterans in Economic Transition Conference promotes new opportunities and growth for veterans through education, entrepreneurship and employment. Oct. 14, 2016 – Albany, N.Y. –The Veterans in Economic Transition Conference is proud to announce the speakers for its 2016 event to be held on Oct. 24-25, 2016 at the Desmond Hotel in Albany, NY. VETCON is […]