Event Photos Courtesy of Neil Sjoblom Photography
Business of the Year:
(L-R) Chairman of the Chamber Board Bob Stivers, Finger Lakes Times Publisher Paul Barrett, Mary Green representing the office of U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, Chamber Executive Director Miranda Odell, and Assemblyman Brian Kolb pose after Barrett accepts the Business of the Year Award.
Citizen of the Year:
(L-R) Chairman of the Chamber Board Bob Stivers, Assemblyman Brian Kolb, Mary Green representing the office of U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, Geneva City Schools Superintendent Trina Newton, and Chamber Executive Director Miranda Odell pose after Newton accepts her award.
(L-R) Chairman of the Chamber Board Bob Stivers, Police Chief Jeff Trickler, Chamber Executive Director Miranda Odell, Geneva BID Events Coordinator Amanda Airth and Chamber Executive Assistant Abby Wandell pose after Trickler accepts the special honor on behalf of the entire GPD.
For Immediate Release:
Date: January 20, 2016
Contact: Miranda Odell, Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce
Geneva Chamber Announces
Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year
GENEVA- The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients for the Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year Awards, which will be presented next week at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner.
The 2015 Business of Year Award will be presented to the Finger Lakes Times, who has been a member of the Chamber since 1976, and has remained actively involved with the Chamber and surrounding community.
The 2015 Citizen of the Year Award will be presented to Trina S. Newton, Superintendent of the Geneva City School District, recognizing her work and dedication of improving the local graduation rate, as well as developing innovative school programs.
The event will be held on Thursday, January 28th at Club 86, with registration opening at 5:30 p.m. and the dinner and awards presentation beginning at 6:30. The evening will also feature a ShopLocal! Silent Auction, as well as a LoveLocal! Live Auction which will support buy local efforts and showcase a variety of goods and services that are available throughout the chamber’s membership and local community.
A final reservation deadline has been extended to Monday, January 25. Tickets are $65 for members, and $75 for non members.
Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce
One Franklin Square, Suite 202
P.O. Box 587
Geneva, NY 14456
P: (315) 789-1776
F: (315) 789-3993