Welcome to the New Year Celebration

On Thursday, January 26, 2017 the Melville Chamber of Commerce held it’s annual “Welcome to the New Year Celebration” featuring Businesses of the Year for 2016. The Melville Chamber of Commerce annually recognizes a group of businesses, organizations and affiliations for their achievements and Chamber involvement. Our keynote speaker was Suffolk County Legislator DuWayne Gregory.

In addition to all nominees receiving an award, they were also presented a Proclamation from Suffolk County Legislator DuWayne Gregory and a Certificate of Merit from Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Lorraine Gregory Communications
CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc.

A special thank you to Colonial Springs Golf Club in East Farmingdale for hosting our event.

Photos provided by:
Michael Azzato
Selective Eye Photography

A great turnout to help celebrate the following award winners::

Awards presented by:

Mark Catapano  – Chairman of the Board
David Gustin – President

100A

72A
Honorable DuWayne Gregory
Business Advocate of the Year
Suffolk County Legislator

76A
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
Non Profit of the Year
Patrice Radowitz
Robert Budd

74A
Brainstorm Studio
Business of the Year – Media
John McHugh

81A
CareConnect Insurance Company, Inc.
Business of the Year – Community
Rachelle Neuwirth

80A
Tywana Williams
Young Professional of the Year
Small Business Solutions
Tywana (center)

78A
Toni Siemann
W.O.M.E.N. of the Year
Adecco
Toni (second from right)

82A
Stew Leonard Jr.
Michael J. Weisbrod Memorial Award
Stew Leonard’s
Award accepted by daughter Blake (front right) and team.

90A
Annette Krauss
Volunteer of the Year

93A
Jordan Kaplan
Ambassador of the Year
Forest Hills Financial Group

87A
Mark of Elegance
Business of the Year – Transportation
Marty Rubin

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