Author Archives: Paul Ericson

A decade of asking readers what they think

On Oct. 13, 2006, the Rochester Business Journal’s weekly edition contained the results of a poll that posed this question to readers: “Do you think the congressional page scandal will hurt Rep. Thomas Reynolds’ bid for re-election?” What’s worth noting ...

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Signs of health in the heart of the local economy

For the third straight year, the primary focus of the RBJ 75 is jobs. The reason why also remains the same: For a regional economy, nothing matters more. Now in its 28th year, this publication identifies the 75 largest employers—public, ...

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Rochester Top 100: How they have grown

This is the 29th year of the Rochester Top 100, the annual program of the Rochester Business Alliance and KPMG LLP that recognizes the region’s fastest-growing privately held companies. In some ways, much has changed since the first list appeared ...

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Inside the 11th edition of the Report Card

Welcome to the 11th edition of the Rochester Business Journal Schools Report Card. This examination of area schools has changed in a number of ways since it debuted in 2005. At first, the Report Card examined only Monroe County schools. ...

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RBJ 75: For the economy, what matters more than jobs?

Last year brought big changes to the RBJ 75. After reaching the quarter-century mark, we’d decided it was time to look at it with fresh eyes. As a result, the RBJ 75 became an annual list of the region’s largest ...

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