Annual Meeting & Awards


At the December Annual Meeting, members visit with fellow members in a festive atmosphere. Annual awards are announced, winners recognized and the incoming Board Members are seated and the budget is approved by a member vote. The evening also features a Silent Auction with the proceeds helping to offset and enhance Chamber programs.

2015 Business of the Year
Lewitz Balosie
Lewitz, Balosie, Wollack, Rayner & Giroux, CPAs
James Rayner, Joe Wollack, CPAs

2015 Non-Profit of the Year
Bikes For Kids
Bikes for Kids
Dave Fowler, Director

2015 Volunteer of the Year
Lewis Davidson
Lewis Davidson
Grossman Chevrolet/Nissan

2014 Business of the Year1989
Liberty Bank

Leslie McKillip, Vice President
Leigh-Bette Maynard, Vice President, Branch Manager

2014 Non-Profit of the Year
Pat Bourne, Executive Director
Jack Balch

2014 Volunteer of the Year1990
Mark Apelloff

Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley

2013 Business of the Year
Saybrook Point Inn
Stephen Tagliatela, Innkeeper 

2013 Non-Profit of the Year
Old Saybrook Historical Society
Marie McFarlin, President

2013 Volunteers of the Year
Bill and Rosemary McLauglin 

2012 Business of the Year
Shore Publishing
Lisa Miksis, Editor

2012 Non-Profit of the Year
Old Saybrook Youth & Family Services
Sam Barnes, Commissioner
Heather McNeil, Executive Director 

2012 Rookie of the Year
Tom Salvo, Barnum Financial Group 

2012 Volunteer of the Year
Rich Bachand, Tarlov Financial
Ambassador Chair 

2011 Business of the Year
Penny Lane Pub
Bob Hansen, Owner

2011 Non-Profit of the Year
HOPE Partnership
Tony Lyons, Executive Director

2011 Volunteer of the Year
Gail Barber, The Lighting Edge

2011 Rookie of the Year
Marc Wacker
Wacker Wealth Management

2011 Ambassador of the Year
Dianne Hunt-Mason, APRN
Contact Information
Phone: 860 388-3266
Address: 1 Main Street, PO Box 625, Old Saybrook, CT 06475