About Faith Gagliardi

Faith is the Digital Marketing Specialist at 1Berkshire.

Lo Sottile

Lauren “Lo” Sottile is the Development Manager for the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield. She grew up in the northwest corner of Connecticut before moving to the Berkshires to receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in Arts Management at MCLA in North Adams, continuing her studies through the Berkshire Hills Internship Program, and falling in

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BLP Class of 2017

Location: Jacob's Pillow Dance We are excited to introduce you to the Berkshire Leadership Program (BLP) Class of 2017! This year marks a very special 20th Anniversary of BLP and we are pleased to accept 30 Berkshire residents from nearly every sector of the Berkshire economy into the program. They will join an

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Investing in Our Future

Millennials are the fastest growing demographic in today’s workforce. While they make up the largest group of employees nationwide, the Berkshires are still catching up. That is why it is so critical to invest in the next generation of young professionals and leaders in the Berkshires. 1Berkshire’s Next Generation programs do exactly that –

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The Berkshires are Getting Even Greener

Long valued for their scenic beauty, rural charm, and unspoiled landscapes, the Berkshires are getting even greener. Most of the area’s larger communities, from Great Barrington to Williamstown, are tackling the impacts of non-essential plastics. These include thin, single-use plastic shopping bags and polystyrene drink and food containers. Measures to reduce the use of

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1Berkshire Announces Winners of Esther Quinn Award

BERKSHIRE COUNTY, MA – For the first time, the Esther Quinn Award presented to a member of the Berkshire community who is involved in several volunteer efforts and continues to make the Berkshires a better place to live and work, will go to TWO recipients, Linda Gaspardi-Febles of MountainOne and Denise Richardello of MCLA.

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Nominations are Open for 2017 Berkshire Trendsetter Awards

The nomination process for 1Berkshire’s 7th annual Berkshire Trendsetter Awards is now open. The Berkshire Trendsetter Awards celebrate outstanding organizations and individuals whose achievement, innovation, and/or commitment has strengthened our regional economy and helped the Berkshires grow. Top finalists will be honored and final winners announced at 1Berkshire’s annual event, Celebrate the Berkshires on

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Help Us Advocate for Fair Energy Costs in the Berkshires

Be part of the dialogue. On April 10th, the Department of Public Utilities (DPU) will hold a hearing about the proposed electric rate hike and we want you to attend. The hearing will take place at 6:00 PM at the Berkshire Athenaeum in Pittsfield.This January, Eversource requested approval from the DPU to raise rates by

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Neal Maxymillian – Spotlight

Since 1969, J.H. Maxymillian has provided thousands of construction and engineering jobs throughout the Berkshires and New England. This month, we are happy to spotlight J.H. Maxymillian President Neal Maxymillian, for his outstanding service to our community. For four decades, the Berkshire-based family business has created and reinforced critical infrastructure, protecting the natural beauty

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Help Your Business with a 1B Site Visit

This month, 1Berkshire would like to pay tribute to our valued clients; the core of our organization. Our client network of businesses and services is critical to our ability to market the Berkshires as a premier vacation destination and a fantastic place to live and work. The goal of the Client Services team at 1Berkshire

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1Berkshire’s Annual Career Fair to be Held in Late March

BERKSHIRE COUNTY, MA – 1Berkshire is pleased to announce the 2017 Career Fair in partnership with Berkshire Community College. The Fair will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, from 10am-4pm at Berkshire Community College’s Paterson Field House. This event is free and open to the general public. 1Berkshire is excited to partner with

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