Galesi Group marks half-century in Capital Region


It was 50 years ago Wednesday that Francesco Galesi closed the deal to purchase the former Voorheesville Army Depot, now the Northeastern Industrial Park and the first area acquisition for what would become the Galesi Group. Galesi ended up acquiring all three area military depots. More recently, it has changed the Schenectady waterfront with its […]

Galesi Group a major presence 50 years after Capital Region debut


SCHENECTADY — Fifty years ago next week, one of upstate New York’s largest developers made a quiet debut in the Capital Region, closing on the purchase of an idle Army supply depot in Guilderland. A half-century later, Francesco Galesi’s various ventures span the nation — from East Coast to West Coast and the Gulf of […]