Friday, 25 December 2009 00:00
The Chamber of Commerce held its Sixth Annual Celebrate Cove Gala at the beautiful Crescent Beach Club in Bayville. The honorees were:
The Corporate Pinnacle Award: Jennifer Rehm, Atria Senior Living at Glen Cove
Small Business Achievement Award: Tony Messineo, Stevenson Printing
The Leadership Award: Maureen Fitzpatrick, Bethpage Federal Credit Union
The Community Merit Service Award: Sergeant Jack McDougal
These awards honor outstanding individuals and businesses who have contributed to the community and are committed to improving the quality of life in our City of Glen Cove.
The ballroom was filled with family, friends, colleagues and Chamber members all gathering to celebrate the honorees’ extraordinary achievements. In addition, the Future Business Leader Scholarship was presented to a qualifying graduating high school student, Victoria Saperstein, by Glenn Howard.
The evening’s festivities continued with Mayor Ralph V. Suozzi and Legislator Diane Yatauro congratulating the recipients and commending the sponsors for this elegant event.
The Les Stanco Band provided the entertainment for all attendees’ enjoyment. A silent auction and raffles completed the activities.
“The evening is truly a reflection of what makes the City of Glen Cove such a wonderful place to work and live,” stated the chairperson of the Gala Committee, Lisa Cohn of Lifeline Communications. “I am privileged to work with such dedicated people serving on the Gala Committee”.