NYSWA News Archives

2024 NY State Budget: A Telecom Industry Analysis

The telecom industry is at the heart of modern communication and connectivity, and as such, it is inevitably affected by regulatory changes and public sector investments. The New York State Wireless Association (NYSWA) is vigilant in evaluating how state budgets affect our industry’s landscape. The recently unveiled New York State Budget for FY 2024 is … Read more

NYSWA Workforce Development Partner Receives Nearly $400k in Grant Funding

We are pleased to announce that Queensboro Community College, one of NYSWA’s partners in workforce development, was the recipient of a 2023 Heckscher Foundation Workforce Development Grant for $397,352. In 2022, NYSWA partnered with the Queensboro Community College to implement a 5G Certification Program as part of an ongoing effort to assist with the growth … Read more

The Events Committee: Where Future Leaders Begin Their Journey

Ask any NYSWA member and they’ll tell you that networking is the most beneficial, rewarding aspect of belonging to the association. And if networking is the foundation, then the Events Committee is its heart. Every year, the Events Committee is tasked with golf outings, socials, holiday parties, ski events, and other informal opportunities across the … Read more

Meet Your Board – Emily McPherson

Emily McPherson has been a member of NYSWA for five years and is currently seven months into her first year as a member of the board of directors. But don’t let her short tenure misguide you…she’s been working in engineering and project management for the wireless telecommunications industry for over 10 years. Emily is a … Read more