2014 Forty Under 40 Shaker Awards

Tuesday, April 22 - 5 p.m.
Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel / The Bardavon Opera House


 For the ninth year, the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor the top 40 people under the age of 40 that are helping to shape the future of the Hudson Valley and make it a better place to live and work. 

Join us in saluting the Forty Under 40 at a cocktail party at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel before we hand out the Shaker Awards at The Bardavon Opera House.

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Forty Under 40 Shaker Awards - Tuesday, April 22

Cocktail Reception: Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
Awards Ceremony: Bardavon Opera House

Tickets: The deadline to reserve seats has passed.

If you have any questions about ticketing, seating or congratulatory messages, please contact Carmela at 845-454-1700 ext. 1006

Thanks to the 2014 Forty Under 40 Selection Committee

Co-Chair: Christopher Brown, PVE Sheffler, LLC
Co-Chair: Priscilla Weaver, Foundation for Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Christine Ackerman, Millbrook Central School District
Carolyn Beisegel
Mark Burlingame, Merrill Lynch
Erin Cafarelli, Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie
Amy Garrity Hardisty
Erin Kaylor, Highland Central School District
Karen Lo, Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation
David Mack, GE Capital Energy Financial Services
Erika Stavanau, Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse
Aleta Symon, CPA, Vanacore, DeBenedictus, DiGovanni & Weddell, LLP
Stacey A. Trapani-Barber, Anderson Center for Autism
Billy Van Jura, Birchyard, LLC
Scott VanZandt, Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union
Emily Viggiano Saland, Marist College

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Then remember to think about ways to go even farther.
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