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Long Island Business Report to premiere after New Year

Mark Fasciano in the office of his company,

Mark Fasciano in the office of his company, Canrock Ventures, in Jericho. (Jan. 31. 2012) (Credit: Chris Ware)

Long Island Business Report, a new weekly program focusing on the local economy, will premiere after the New Year on WLIW21.

The show first aired as a half-hour special in April, featuring several several prominent business leaders in a roundtable discussion of the Island's economy. It will now become a regular series.

The premiere episode of the show will air at 7 p.m. on Jan. 2, and feature Mark Lesko, the executive director of Accelerate Long Island, and local venture capitalist Mark Fasciano.

The show will be hosted by Emmy-winner TV reporter and Rockville Centre resident Jim Paymar. The first episode will reair on Jan. 3 at 11:30 p.m. and Jan. 6 at 9:30 a.m.

Tags: television , long island , business , economy , mark lesko , mark fasciano

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