FOOD + Social Enterprise Panel… Wow.


February 24 at the Beacon hive we had a lively, interactive discussion with established and emerging leaders around developing a food‐based social enterprise in the Hudson Valley. The room at the "FOOD + Social Enterprise Panel" was packed with nearly 70 people.  Keep Reading

Coworking Goes Mainstream

Views + Trends

Worldwide there are now nearly 6,000 coworking spaces with 300,000 members. When BEAHIVE opened in early 2009 there maybe were a few hundred spaces worldwide and only a small handful in NYC. (We were the first in the Hudson Valley, maybe in the entire state outside of the city.).  Keep Reading

Member Bzzz Interview: Patrick Cronin

Member Bzzz

Patrick is one of the newest members of BEAHIVE Albany, having joined in July 2014. He runs his own technology consulting and programming firm.  Keep Reading

Membership Special — Rates Rising Oct 1


After a great deal of thought, we decided to increase our Beacon rates, effective Oct. 1. But join in September and lock in the current rates until Jan. 1 (that is, 3 additional months at the lower rate)!.  Keep Reading

Private Work Studio in Beacon Hive Available Aug 1


Our largest private studio in Beacon is available. Perfect as a small office for an entrepreneur, creative or a nonprofit, or as an artisan workspace.  Keep Reading

BEAHIVE Albany Expands Its Hive


We partnered with Tracy Metzger to open the Albany hive, the Capital Region's first such coworking space, in early 2012. Two years later, the "beas" have moved upstairs into a larger space.  Keep Reading

Making the World a Significantly Better Place to Live?


There are many ways to make the world a "significantly better" place to live. Here's one.  Keep Reading

Private Work Studio in Beacon Hive Available Jan 1


The largest of our 2nd floor private studios in the Beacon hive is available. This doesn't happen very often. Get it before it's gone!.  Keep Reading

BE A HIVE (Looking for Partners)


I'm making a concerted effort to grow the BEAHIVE community and our physical presence — and allow us to better support the growing creatives and microbusinesses in the Hudson Valley. This all fits our vision of shaping a Localist (or Local Living) Economy in the region.  Keep Reading

TEDxLongDock: This is What Community Looks Like


Nothing I've done has been as personally fulfilling as what transpired in Beacon, NY, on June 7, the culmination of months and months of planning and hard, selfless work with a small, dedicated team.  Keep Reading