The Greater Lynn Chamber of Commerce hosts its Annual Meeting and Business Excellence Awards dinner each February. This event attracts over 200 attendees annually. Networking, toasting the past years accomplishments and inducting a new slate of officers and Board of Directors embodies the annual meeting portion of the night.
The Annual Meeting also celebrates the incredible accomplishments of our members with our Business Excellence Awards. Members are nominated in thirteen categories – Businessman of the Year, Businesswoman of the Year, Business of the Year (Large & Small), Non-Profit Recognition Award, New Member “Rookie of the Year” Award, Buddy Fennell Hall of Fame, “David Solimine Sr.” Community Service Award, “Carol Vasapolli” GLCC Volunteer of the Year, Employee of the Year, Lynn City Pride, as well as the Lynnfield, Nahant, Saugus, and Swampscott Town Pride Awards.
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2019 LACC Business Excellence Award Recipients.
Front Row L-R: Bill Terlecky, North Shore Navigators (Chairman’s Award Recipient), David Solimine Sr. Solimine Funeral Homes (Hall of Fame), Nicole Bluefort, Law Offices of Nicole M. Bluefort (Businesswoman of the Year), Johannah Conway, A Girl’s Gotta Go (LACC Volunteer of the Year), Diana Moreno, Metro Credit Union (Employee of the Year), Jackson Schultz, Swampscott Water Advisory (Swampscott Town Pride Award Recipient.
Back Row L-R: Jim Keighley, K Security Systems (Small Business of the Year), Bill Trahant, Trahant Construction (Community Service Award Recipient), Glenn Morris (accepting for Brickyard Collab, Nonprofit of the Year), Drew Russo, Lynn Museum/LynnArts (Lynn City Pride), Rick Wood, LACC Chairman, Denise Selden, Salon 234 (Saugus Town Pride), Mike Procopio, The Procopio Companies (Businessman of the Year), Aaron Reames, Bent Water Brewing Co. (Large Business of the Year), and Colin Codner, LACC Exec. Director.
Not Pictured: Jack Dahlstedt, Lynnfield Finance Committee (Lynnfield Town Pride), Yasmene Driscoll, Nahant Country Club (Nahant Town Pride Award), Lenny Desmarais, Lynn Deputy Police Chief (Lynn City Pride Award), Roger Ennis, Chief Building Inspector (Lynn City Pride), Brian LaPierre, Lynn City Councilor At-Large (Lynn City Pride), Michael Vail, Lynn Police Captain (Lynn City Pride), Toomey’s Cleaners (Hall of Fame), Jaime Figueroa, Brew on the Grid (Rookie of the Year).