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Hill & Markes Fundraiser Provides Over 1,000 Backpacks & Supplies to Schools in NY

September 22, 2021

Member News   Amsterdam, NY -September 22, 2021– Hill & Markes, a family-owned wholesale distributor, launched a successful Backpack Giveback fundraiser that provided over 1,000 backpacks and $15,000 worth of supplies to 15+ school districts in NY. “We are excited to help provide backpacks and supplies for the upcoming academic year after such a challenging…

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello Announces Monroe County Weekend at GCV&M

September 21, 2021

Member News Monroe County Executive Adam Bello today announced a partnership with the Genesee Country Village & Museum to celebrate the county’s Bicentennial on Sept. 25 and 26. Monroe County Weekend will run Sept. 25 and 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. During that time, county residents can enjoy special promotions and programs, including:…

Holy Sepulchre & Ascension Garden Cemeteries Name Cathy Vail Executive Director

September 21, 2021

Member News Rochester, NY – (September 17, 2021) — Holy Sepulchre & Ascension Garden Cemeteries proudly names Cathy Vail has the organization’s new Executive Director, effective September 17, 2021. Cathy Vail has served as the Chief Financial Officer at Holy Sepulchre & Ascension Garden Cemeteries since February 2015 and most recently, as the interim Chief…

NASCAR Cup Series to Return to Watkins Glen August 21, 2022

September 21, 2021

Member News   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (September 15, 2021) – The NASCAR Cup Series will return to Watkins Glen International and New York State two weeks later in the summer, taking the green flag on Sunday, August 21, as the sanctioning body today announced the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series schedule. “The on-track intensity is going…

SMPS Upstate New York Announces 2021-2022 Board of Directors

September 21, 2021

Member News UPSTATE NEW YORK, September 14, 2021 – The Society of Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Upstate New York Chapter is pleased to announce the 2021-2022 Board of Directors that has taken office on September 1, 2021. President – Sylvia Gersbach, Senior Director of Marketing and Business Development, The Chazen Companies (Poughkeepsie) President Elect –…

​Dr. Vito Quatela to be Honored With the 83rd Rochester Rotary Award

September 13, 2021

Vito Quatela, M.D. a leader in the field of facial plastic surgery and founder of the HUGS Foundation Inc., will be the 83rd recipient of the Rochester Rotary Award, the oldest and most prestigious civic award in Rochester. Rochester Rotary is honoring Dr. Quatela for his work with the HUGS Foundation, which has the simple…

Mark E. Davitt Earns the Herbert W. Vanden Brul Entrepreneurial Award

September 13, 2021

Rochester, N.Y. – September 8, 2021 – Continental Service Group, Inc., d.b.a. ConServe is proud to announce that Mark E. Davitt, ConServe CEO and Founder has been named the 2021 recipient of the Herbert W. Vanden Brul Entrepreneurial Award, presented by Rochester Institute of Technology’s (RIT) Saunders College of Business. This award is presented to…


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