Photo Gallery: Secretary Perez announces Ready to Work Grant in Upstate New York
(February 19, 2014)
Secretary Perez walks through Fulton's headquarters with President and CEO Bram Palm.
Secretary Perez greets a worker at Fulton Companies.
Secretary Perez tours the floor at Fulton Companies.
Secretary Perez gets a first-hand look of the growth at Fulton Companies.
Secretary Perez announces a new $150 million Ready to Work Partnership grant competition to give the long-term unemployed a fair shot.
Secretary Perez poses with Fulton employees at the company's headquarters in Pulaski, New York.
Secretary Perez greets Ed Bogucz, executive director of Syracuse Center of Excellence, before taking a tour of the center.
Secretary Perez learns about the technologies being tested at the Syracuse Center of Excellence.
Secretary Perez tours the Syracuse Center of Excellence.
Secretary Perez shares a laugh with Brent Demick, a SUNY IT alumnus and employee at M&W Group. Mr. Demick's company, M&W Group, is building a large nanotechnology facility on SUNY IT's campus.
Secretary Perez listens during a meeting at SUNY IT. To the Secretary's left is Dave Saccocci, a student at nearby Utica College, and an intern at M&W Group, and to the Secretary's right is Brent Demick, a SUNY IT alumnus, and current employee at M&W Group.