Local businesses and individuals will be recognized for their achievements and service to the community at the Brighton Chamber of Commerce 2018 Awards Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on June 13 at Joey B’s at Brickstone by St. John’s, 1325 Elmwood Ave., Rochester.
“We have many outstanding chamber members, and it’s great to take time to each year to recognize their important contributions to our community on both a business and a service level,” said Nelson Lopatin, president of the Brighton Chamber.
This year, the Brighton Chamber of Commerce honors the memory of Lewis J. Neisner for his contributions to the community with the 2018 Memorial Award. First presented 31 years ago in 1987, this award is dedicated to the memory of a citizen whose devotion to work and civic duty have improved the quality of life in the Brighton community.
Brighton Securities is the recipient of the chamber’s 2018 Building Pride in Brighton Award. This award was established in 1993 to provide public recognition to a business that has improved the quality of life in Brighton through property enhancements or outstanding achievements.
Hillel Community Day School is the recipient of the chamber’s 2018 Community Service Award, which recognizes a nonprofit organization that serves the Brighton community.
Brighton Central School District is the recipient of the chamber’s 2018 Green Business Award, an annual award acknowledging an organization that recognizes the importance of sustainable practices in the community and has made significant contributions to the quality of life in Brighton.
Bob Farrell, owner of The Farrell Edge, is the recipient of the chamber’s 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. This award, established in 2014, recognizes an entrepreneur who is a member of the Brighton Chamber for outstanding achievement in contributing to the community and local economy by running a business.
“Congratulations to all award recipients, and thank you for your outstanding contributions to the Brighton community,” Lopatin said.
Visit BrightonChamber.org for more information.