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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

What brings a top-notch global executive to The Berkshires?

What drove General Motors' first female corporate executive to pitch her tent at Canyon Ranch after 30 years traveling the world for the Detroit-based automaker? As Susan Docherty tells it, her globetrotting career, including vice-president of sales and marketing, involved 20 moves and temporary homes in five different countries.

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Upcoming Events

Jun 27 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Marketplace Kitchen Table
1Berkshire’s Entrepreneurial Meetup series comes to the Marketplace Kitchen Table in Great Barrington! It’s a brand new place and we are very excited to check it out. 1Berkshire’s Entrepreneurial Meetups are free events that gather[...]
Jun 29 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Shakespeare & Co.
Join BYP at 4000 Miles at Shakespeare & Co. as we open up the dialogue of that much needed connection between generations! We encourage ALL ages to attend this Special Event! You will receive a[...]
Jul 25 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Shire Breu-Hous
Another Entrepreneurial Meetup, another fun NEW location! In July we meet up with Andrew Crane for Berkshire brewed craft beer at the Shire Breu-Hous in Dalton. 1Berkshire’s Entrepreneurial Meetups are free events that gather entrepreneurs[...]
Aug 3 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM Franklin County Chamber of Commerce
Basics of Starting a Business Learn the whole nine yards of starting a business. This free workshop, presented by Allen Kronick, senior business advisor with the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network Western Regional Office,[...]
Aug 7 @ 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM Scibelli Enterprise Center
Basics of Starting a Business Learn the whole nine yards of starting a business. This free workshop, presented by Allen Kronick, senior business advisor with the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network Western Regional Office,[...]
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