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Hiring on the horizon

The Rochester Top 100 is ready to grow. Many of the region’s 100 fastest-growing private companies are predicting growth as the local economy continues to expand from post-recession drops. Though predictions vary by sectors and circumstances of the individual companies, ...

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More make it to the top

Newcomers to the Rochester Top 100 credit different strategies for landing them on the list of the area’s fastest-growing companies. This year’s first timers are a diverse group, reflecting the area’s varied business climate. Companies on the list include two ...

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More room to grow

Few professions have more open-ended qualifications for employment than accounts receivable management firms. Among those firms, none have had more success than Perinton-based Continental Service Group Inc., which employs nearly 500 in Monroe County and another 100 in suburban Buffalo. ...

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Pedal to the metal: Bob Johnson Chevrolet has doubled its staff

Loyalty and commitment have played a large role in the success of Bob Johnson Chevrolet, allowing the Greece fixture to expand and acquire new franchises and facilities over the last few years. “Based on past success in the Rochester market, ...

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A high-performer

Vnomics Corp. lets its customers do the talking. Operating in the commercial trucking industry, the company has been able to transform the way drivers maneuver their fleets using technology licensed from Rochester Institute of Technology. The company has grown at ...

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Back to the list

For a number of Rochester Top 100 companies, 2014 marks a return to the list after several years away. A variety of reasons explain their absences. Costich Engineering, Land Surveying and Landscape Architecture P.C. was a Top 100 company in ...

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Women at the top: The number of woman-owned Top 100 firms has risen

For the 12 woman-owned businesses on this year’s Rochester Top 100, success is less about having a female leader and more about hiring the right people and developing good relationships with clients. “An abiding passion to serve our customers has ...

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The Right Strategy: UTC Retail has thrived in a low-growth industry

UTC Retail has been patient. Three years ago, the retail technology company had the foresight to invest in a software offering. The ultimate benefits that decision would generate were unknown at the time. That strategic move, paired with technology refresh ...

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Views from the Top: Rochester’s outlook

How do you personally feel about the prospects for the Rochester-area economy over the next three years? Rochester is rich in entrepreneurial spirit and intelligence. As some industries, markets and major employers decline, new companies with new ideas and technologies ...

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Views from the Top: Jobs outlook

What is the employment outlook for your company over the next 12 months? Since receiving the honor of a Rochester Top 100 company, we have opened a satellite winery at Eastview Mall. It is the first of its kind in ...

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Travel tips for seniors

 See your doctor before traveling.  Be up-to-date on routine vaccines and those recommended for your destination. More than half of tetanus cases occur in people over 65, so consider getting a tetanus booster.  Consider your physical limitations when planning a ...

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Agencies work to stem turnover in stressful job

Caring for senior citizens can be emotionally and physically challenging. “It is probably one of the most demanding jobs you could possibly ever imagine having,” said Robert Bourg, vice president of organizational development for St. Ann’s Community, a residential care ...

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Long-term care resources

ADULT DAY CARE PROVIDERS Adult Day Health Care 2021 S. Winton Road Rochester, N.Y. 14618 784-6570 Email: cmaskiell@jewishhomeroch.org Website: www.jsladultdayhealthcare.org Brighter Day Medical Adult Day Program (An affiliate of Thompson Health) 30 Fort Hill Ave. Canandaigua, N.Y. 14424 396-6644 / ...

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A vibrant community is a great place to live

A new report from the AARP Public Policy Institute found that 87 percent of adults ages 65 and older and 71 percent of those 50 to 64 want to age in their current home or community. “What is Livable? Community ...

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