The Greater Chicopee Chamber of Commerce is pleased to continue celebrating the great work of Chicopee's area hard-working businesses, non-profits, and citizens with the 2019 Shining Star Awards. The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2018, the awards will be presented during the Annual Greater Chicopee Chamber Shining Stars Gala, April 5, 2019, at the Castle of Knights - Chicopee.
Members are asked to submit their nomination forms electronically: http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eftzz3sejo7c00ly/start, drop off or mailed to Chicopee Chamber - 264 Exchange Street Chicopee, MA 01013 with supporting information of the nominee(s).
Interstate Towing, Inc. - Business of the Year ● Dawn Creighton - Citizens of the Year ● Valley Opportunity Council - Non-Profit Organization of the Year
SMSgt. Andrew Biscoe, 439th Airlift Wing, Westover Air Reserve Base
Kara Blanchard, Chicopee Public Schools
Corey Briere, Complete IT Solutions
Phil Candito, Holyoke Medical Center
AJ Crane, A. Crane Construction, WestMass Area Development Corp.
Dr. Gerald Cutting, Memorial Drive Animal Hospital
Ben Garvey, Insurance Center of New England
Daryl Grabowski, The Gaudreau Group
Steve Huntley, Valley Opportunity Council
Cid Inacio, Westfield Bank
Kim Kenney-Rockwal, Elms College
Kevin Kober, Polish National Credit Union
Kim Russo, Health New England
Layla Taylor, Esq., Sullivan, Hayes & Quinn, P.C.
Kurt Toegel, Pioneer Payroll
Meredith Wise, Employers Association of the NorthEast
Mim Zayas, United Personnel
Lisa Vachon, Lisa A. Vachon, C.P.A.
Karen Hansmann, Individual
Youssef Fadel, New England Promotional Marketing (NEPM)
Danielle Rosario, PeoplesBank
Todd McDonald, Springfield Thunderbirds
Nancy Holloway, The Reminder Publications
Gail Beaudoin, Porchlight VNA/Home Care
Nicholas Riley, N. Riley Construction
Ambassadors Committee: Michael Epaul, Michael Epaul Photography
Business After Hours Committee: Denise McCarthy, Marcotte Ford
Golf Tournament Committee: Daryl Grabowski, The Gaudreau Group & Stacey Warren, Hampton Inn Chicopee
Marketing Committee: John Barber, CHH Engraving & Sarah Jordan, Polish National Credit Union
Membership Committee: Filipe Ferreira, Westfield Bank & David Fernandes, Westfield Bank
Salute Breakfast Committee: Karen Hansmann, Self-Representative
Shining Stars Committee: Marie Laflamme, City of Chicopee
Should you have any questions about joining our board, please call Jessica at (413) 594-2101.