11/6/2011 6:12:00 AM
Crain's New York Business: Chip manufacturing finds a place in upstate New York
Crain's New York Business
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Warren Montgomery joined IBM out of college 30 years ago, expecting the lifelong employment and blue-chip perks that others in his Hudson Valley family had enjoyed: weekends at the company's country club, car loans made easy, and those silver spoons.
“When your kid was born, you'd get a silver spoon,” he said. “It was as if the kid was born with a silver spoon in his mouth because he was born to an IBMer. Why would you want to go anywhere else?”