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

Inaugural TEDxLongDock Comes to the Hudson Valley


A group of committed citizens is organizing a day-long event full of stimulating and inspiring talks on the impact of arts, culture, the creative class and entrepreneurship in the Hudson Valley.  Keep Reading

Save Us. Be Creative!

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Think about how many of your friends and acquaintances work for themselves — not just those with their own business, but also those who freelance or consult (whether full or part time). How many consider themselves “creative”? Chances are, you know a lot. While the positive impact of cultural institutions is pretty much conventional wisdom at this point, the larger creative economy that includes...  Keep Reading