Paychex's first quarter earnings top analysts' expectations
Paychex Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $217.4 million, an increase of 4 percent from a year ago.
New York ranks among worst states for tax climate
New York State is the second worst state to do business because of its taxes, a new report from the Tax Foundation shows.
Constellation Brands gifts $500,000 to Mercy Flight
Mercy Flight Central Inc. has named a helicopter Constellation Brands | the Sands Family Foundation in thanks for a $500,000 investment from the Sands Family and Constellation Brands Inc.
Upstate Venture Connect launches poll for CEOs
Upstate Venture Connect, a nonprofit that focuses on creating an entrepreneur-led startup ecosystem for Upstate New York, has launched the inaugural CEO Survey of Upstate NY tech companies, officials announced Wednesday.
Officials mark opening of Eastman Gardens
Home Leasing LLC and New York State Homes and Community Renewal joined elected officials Wednesday to celebrate the opening of Eastman Gardens Senior Housing Community, a $20.7 million project in Rochester’s Marketview Heights neighborhood.
UR unveils renovated Fredrick Douglass Building
The University of Rochester marked the opening this week of a newly renovated Fredrick Douglass Building.
Vuzix takes one step closer to rollout of M300 Smart Glasses
Vuzix Corp. has begun shipping its initial design validation test units of its M300 Smart Glasses—the final step before production rollout, the company announced Wednesday.
Trade group honors area bike shop
Tryon Bike LLC has been named one of America’s Best Bike Shops for 2016 for the third time by the National Bicycle Dealers Association, officials said. Fewer than 3 percent of bike shops in America receive the honor.
RIT holds annual fall career fair
Rochester Institute of Technology played host to hundreds of employers and recruiters Wednesday as more than 4,000 students were invited to attend its annual fall career fair.