Plans to Lead Association in Pivotal Year for Business Advocacy
William Harrington, Esq.,a Partner at the White Plains law firm Bleakley, Platt & Schmidt, LLP, has been named Chairman of the Westchester County Association...
Bill Harrington, WCA's New Chairman
Mr. Harrington, a "Super Lawyer," who has represented Fortune 500 companies in commercial, criminal, environmental, civil rights, real estate, and employment discrimination matters, began his term as WCA Chairman on January 1, 2012. In addition to his duties at the organization's Chairman, Mr. Harrington will also remain Chair of WCA's Blue Ribbon Task Force on Healthcare Reform.
"It is an honor to be chairman of the Westchester County Association and to lead this great organization forward," he said in remarks before the 450 people who attended WCA's annual Breakfast with the County Executive on January 12. "Westchester is the preferred place to do business, raise a family, and live the American dream. To that end, I plan to continue our core mission of advocacy to make this County economically viable, not just for us but for the next generation of business and community leaders."
Harrington succeeds Al DelBello, Esq., who becomes WCA's first Chairman Emeritus.