Chamber annual ceremony planned

GLOVERSVILLE — Mark Kilmer, president/CEO of the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, announced the chamber’s 2017 award winners and in addition, the list of sponsors of the 2018 annual celebration and cocktail party at which the awards will be celebrated.

The chamber’s annual celebration and cocktail party is scheduled for Jan. 19, 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, and is presented by silver sponsor DHL Supply chain.

The event is catered by Wine & Roses Restaurant of Broadalbin.

Tickets for the event are $75 per person and reservations can be made by contacting the chamber at (518) 725-0641, or via e-mail at

Chamber members, their employees and the public are invited to attend this event.

2017 chamber award winners are as follows:

Small business

of the year

Adirondack Country Store

Centennial Business

of the Year

Betz, Rossi, Bellinger & Stewart Funeral Homes

Barbara V. Spraker Tourism Partner Award

City of Amsterdam Recreation

Agricultural Business of the Year

Mud Road Sugar House

Chamber Family Award

Gelman Family, EMVI Chocolate

Edward L. Wilkinson Industry of the Year Award

Holiday Inn Johnstown-Gloversville

Thomas B. Constantino Entrepreneurial Award

Nicholas Sherman, Matthew Sherman, Jerry Sherman and Casey Oare — Stump City Brewing

Young Professional

of the Year Award

James Izzano, M.D. — St. Mary’s Healthcare

Those interested in attending the dinner should make reservations as soon as possible, as attendance is limited.

To register, contact Terry at the chamber at or call (518) 725-0641.

For more information, including the menu for the event, visit the chamber website at, or the event page on Facebook.