Times Union: For the Socha family, the name is more than a plaza brand

Socha Management was proud to be featured in a Times Union article to celebrate our 60 year anniversary.   Here is an excerpt from the article. “Over the past six decades, the Sochas have made their mark in Schenectady, establishing Socha Plaza as a go-to space for restaurants, doctors’ offices and small businesses. The plaza contains four buildings with about…

Socha Plaza Is Proud To Welcome Its Newest Tenants

Socha Plaza is proud to welcome its newest tenants, Revival Massage Therapy and Care Design. About Revival Massage Therapy: Revival is the state of being revived. The rejuvenation and renewal of the mental state, as well as an improvement in the condition or strengthening. Our purpose at Revival Massage Therapy, PLLC, with our services and products we offer we hope to…

Announcing The Pier at Fishermen’s Village

The Pier reflects future of Fishermen’s Village Evans and Socha to launch new waterfront restaurant by Sue Wade Punta Gorda, Florida – April 24, 2019 – In less than five years Punta Gorda businessman and restaurateur Chris Evans and his partner, New York developer William Socha, have transformed not only the face of Punta Gorda’s Marion Avenue, but also a…

Zinful Thoughts, Edward Jones Join the Socha Plaza Family

Socha Management is proud to announce that two new companies are now calling Socha Plaza home! Zinful Thoughts Wine & Liquor, the area’s finest wine and liquor center, is now open at Socha Plaza 123. The store, which is operated by founder Carrier Peek, offers an outstanding selection of wine and liquor products from regions all over the world. Zinful…

F.M. Don’s Opening

JUNE 13, 2017|BY SOEVA HOSPITALITY|NO COMMENTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hospitality is their middle name Evans and Socha launch SoEva Hospitality Group by Sue Wade Punta Gorda, Florida – June 12, 2017 – Within less than three years, Punta Gorda developer Chris Evans has become pivotal to a larger team that’s changing not only the face of Marion Avenue but also…

The Glass Tavern Celebrates Grand Opening at Socha Plaza 115

Friday, May 12 was a big day for The Glass Tavern Restaurant and Socha Plaza 115! The Capital Region Chamber of Commerce CEO Mark Eagan was joined by several prominent lawmakers and businesspeople to celebrate the grand opening for The Glass Tavern Restaurant at Socha Plaza 115. Co-founded by Socha Management President William J. Socha and Restaurateur Chris Evans, The…

The Glass Tavern Gets Another Rave Review

The Glass Tavern, co-owned by Bill Socha, has received another fantastic review from the Southern Saratoga Magazine on its cuisine and ambience. In the review, The Glass Tavern was said to be “a great swanky, personality laced addition to the areas restaurant scene”. The review was the latest in a long line of glowing endorsements from local food critics and…

Seafood and steak restaurant opening in Schenectady County

Socha Management is proud to be the host for two new tenants, The Center for Rheumatology, and The Glass Tavern Restaurant. The Center for Rheumatology will be taking over a space on the second floor of Socha Plaza 115, joining other healthcare providers, including Albany Med EmUrgentCare, Ellis Primary Care, and Sunnyview Rehabilitation Center. The Glass Tavern Restaurant will be…

The Glass Tavern opening in Glenville

Socha Plaza 115 is open to a variety of businesses, and its multi-use spaces meet the needs of every tenant. Socha Management welcomes its two newest Socha Plaza 115 tenants, The Center for Rheumatology, which took over a space on the second floor of Socha Plaza 115, and The Glass Tavern Restaurant, residing on the first floor. The Socha Management…

Socha Plaza restaurant built with blend of old and new

Socha Plaza 115 is home to a variety of tenants, and we’re pleased to welcome our two newest: The Center for Rheumatology and The Glass Tavern Restaurant. At Socha Plaza 115, we’re honored to house so many different businesses, including retailers, like Krause’s Homemade Candy and Brittany Jewelers, as well as medical providers from Albany Med and Ellis Primary Care.…

Socha Management Founder Sophia K. Socha Passes At Age 86

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our founder, mother, grandmother, and esteemed businesswoman, Sophia K. Socha. We will miss her dearly. Please see below for Sophia’s obituary: Sophia Katherine Socha (Sophie), age 86, of Glenville, NY, and beloved widow of Walter J. Socha, entered into eternal rest with her family by her side on…

Hometown Hospitality Comes to Glenville

SCHENECTADY COUNTY, N.Y. — An innovative restaurateur and a management and development executive from Glenville, N.Y. are pleased to announce a partnership aimed at providing a new dining “experience” tailored to the discerning tastes of Schenectady County and its unique communities. Christopher R. Evans, a seasoned restaurateur with roots in South West Florida, have completed the design and is currently…

Socha Management Honored By Capital Region Chamber

Socha Management, Inc. was honored at the Capital Region Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Dinner with the “Enterprise of the Year” award. Socha Management President William J. Socha proudly accepted the award on behalf of the company, his family, and his parents, who were instrumental in making the “Socha” brand a time-honored company in the Capital Region. Please see below…

Socha Plaza 115: A Hit In Glenville

Socha Management, Inc. is proud to announce that its new mixed-use building, Socha Plaza 115 is officially fully-rented. The leasing of all of the luxury and standard apartments is indicative of the popularity of Socha Plaza 115. The building’s corporate apartments and commercial spaces are also in high demand, with only a few units still available for lease. This is…

Socha Plaza: THE Destination of Health Care?

On February 20th, the Albany Business Review published an article that begs the question: Is Socha Plaza’s Mixed-Use Building becoming the place for local health care facilities? The article notes, “For developers like Bill Socha, who owns the Glenville property, the mix of retail, residential and health care has become an ideal combination, especially as urgent care shifts more patients…

Socha Plaza 115 Celebrates Grand Opening

Socha Management celebrated the official grand opening of its new mixed-use building, Socha Plaza 115, on Thursday, November 20 in the vacant, 8,000 square feet of space available for offices on the second floor of the building. The event was well-attended by community members, business leaders, and the Socha Management staff. In total, over 140 people celebrated the Grand Opening,…

Our New Socha Mixed-Use Building Featured on News Channel 13

On Thursday July 24, Socha Management and Albany Medical Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the new Albany Medical Center Emurgent Care facility. News Channel 13 was there to cover the event. Click here to see the news reel

New Socha Mixed-Use Building Makes Gazette Headlines

The Daily Gazette wrote a glowing article on our new Socha Plaza mixed-use building. We are proud to continue our tradition of making Glenville a great place to live, work, and play. We know our new mixed-use building will be a destination for all. Click here to see the Daily Gazette’s article

Socha Management Founder Walter J. Socha passes at age 85

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our founder, father, grandfather, and esteemed businessman, Walter J. Socha. We will miss him dearly. Please see below for Walt’s obituary: Walter J. Socha (Walt), age 85, of Glenville, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at Ellis Hospital with family by his…

In the News: The Business Review Talks to Bill Socha About Final Approval On New Building

Last week, The Business Review reported that Bill Socha’s New Mixed-Use Building was granted final approval. Reporter Michael DeMasi quoted Socha on his recent talks with possible tenants including a local restaurateur, a health care provider, and a local attorney. To read more about Socha’s plans for his new building and his upcoming invitation-only event he will be hosting to…

In the News: The Gazette Takes a Closer Look at the New Mixed-Use Building Plans

The Daily Gazette last week profiled Socha Plaza’s New Mixed-Use Building, citing that the project has been granted final approval. Reporter Michael Goot outlined some of the highlights of the project, noting that the building will house 17 apartments and possibly medical offices and a restaurant, all within a beautifully landscaped, modern setting. Here’s an excerpt from The Daily Gazette’s…

In the News: Times Union Reports Final Approval of New Building

Socha Management is one step closer to the realization of its New Mixed-Use Building that will provide Glenville residents with fresh dining and shopping options. According to Bill Socha, his latest addition to his Route 50 plazas will be in his words, “raising the bar for the area. It’s going to be a building that will be very attractive and…

In the News: The Business Review’s 10 Minutes with Bill Socha

In 10 Minutes with Bill Socha, The Business Review’s Michael DeMasi caught up with Socha Management President Bill Socha to take a glimpse at the man behind the business. Bill talked about his love of motorcycles and fond memories on his father’s construction sites. The article provides great insight into Bill and his ongoing investment in Glenville. Socha Management has…

In the News: One Step Closer to the New Mixed-Use Building

After 20 years of plans and anticipation, our new Mixed-Use Building is one step closer to lining the busy Route 50 corridor in Glenville. We recently received preliminary approval from the Glenville planning board, meaning it won’t be long before we break ground. With our new building, we’ll continue to make Glenville and Schenectady County a great place to live,…

In the News: Times Union Reports Preliminary Approval of New Building

Residents of Glenville will soon have another exciting destination for shopping and dining. Our new Mixed-Use Building is just another great addition to Route 50 in Glenville. We are looking forward to breaking ground this fall and welcoming you to the grand opening next fall. As reporter Eric Anderson of the Times Union recently wrote, Glenville is undergoing “some redevelopment,”…

In the News: Glenville Gives Preliminary OK to New Socha Plaza Building

We’ve cleared another hurdle! The Town of Glenville Planning and Zoning Commission has given us preliminary approval to build our new Mixed-Use Building next to Socha Plaza. Here’s an excerpt from the Daily Gazette written by reporter Michael Goot about our approval: The town Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday signed off on the proposed 60,000-square-foot, three-story building on nearly…

In the News: Daily Gazette Tells Schenectady About New Building

Schenectady’s Daily Gazette was in attendance last week at the Glenville Planning and Zoning Commission meeting where Socha Management President Bill Socha showed off his plans for the new Socha Plaza building. Reporter Michael Goot of the Daily Gazette cited Socha’s desire to “raise the bar” in the area, adding that the new building will deliver a level of “New…

In the News: Albany Business Review Profiles Socha Plaza’s New Building

Have you heard the good news? The excitement surrounding the new Socha Plaza building has hit a tipping point in Albany, with The Business Review recently writing up a full feature on the project. Here’s a brief excerpt from the story, written by The Business Review reporter Michael DeMasi: Bill Socha’s plans for a $10 million-plus office, retail and residential…

Socha Center Has A New Look

Socha Center has a new, exciting look that you’ll definitely want to check out. From its unique design to its stylish curves, Socha Center will be a beauty when it’s standing alongside Route 50 in Glenville! Head on over to our new Socha Center page to see all of the latest building concepts. But remember that our work isn’t done,…

Socha Plaza Proudly Announces A New Building On Route 50 In Glenville

Schenectady County today joined with the Town of Glenville to announce plans by Socha Management to construct a new three-story 45,000-square-foot mixed-use building on Route 50 in the Town of Glenville. The company plans to invest up to $9 million to build this new “mixed-use” facility, designed to house retail, offices and corporate apartments. There are also hopes of attracting…

Welcome to SochaPlaza.com!

We have officially launched our sochaplaza.com Web site, allowing our patrons to find out what stores and services our tenants offer, as well as provide a central hub to access basic contact information for all of the companies in our plaza and corporate buildings. If you’re not sure where to start, head over to our homepage and scroll the images…