Annual Awards Gala

    March 02, 2020
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    Salvatore's Italian Gardens
    6461 Transit Rd
    Depew, NY 14043
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    Executive of the Year and Elite Sales & Marketing Awards 

    Please join us on March 2 as we celebrate our annual Executive of the Year and Elite Sales & Marketing Awards honoring the 2019 Executive of the Year: Jody L. Lomeo, president and chief executive officer for Kaleida Health and Great Lakes Health System of WNY.  

    At the Executive of the Year Gala, we will recognize the achievements of Local Sales & Marketing professionals with our Elite Sales & Marketing Award. This award is given to individuals who have excelled in representing their companies.  

    We are excited to announce and congratulate this year's Elite Sales & Marketing Award honorees:

    • Eric Ensminger, senior account director, Marketing Tech
    • Alycia Ivancie, senior education manager, Junior Achievement of WNY
    • Lori Kenjockety, director of Sponsorship and Partnership , Seneca Gaming Corporation
    • Rob Kissel, account executive, Uniland Development Company
    • Nancy McNamara, senior manager, Member Engagement, Buffalo Niagara Partnership
    • Chris Passarell, vp director of marketing , Evans Bank
    • Colleen Reedy, director of Business Development & Community Relations, Bryant & Stratton College
    • Tammy Sullivan, associate sales manager, Buffalo Business First


    Congratulations to our Collegiate Sales & Marketing Scholarship recipient: Emma Carlo from Niagara University

    Watch for our special section featuring all our honorees in Buffalo Business First on February 28, 2020.

    Event Schedule:
    5:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
    6:15 p.m. Dinner** and Awards presentation  

    ** Attendees have a choice of entree: 14 oz. Prime Rib | Tuscan Chicken (gluten free french chicken breast seasoned with garlic, sage, rosemary, kosher salt and ground pepper) | Salmon served with a lobster dill sauce | Vegetarian (Stuffed Zucchini - zucchini stuffed with roasted vegetables and served with rice pilaf)

    Thank you to our event sponsors: Bryant & Stratton CollegeSeneca Resorts & CasinosCiminelli Real Estate Corporation | Evans Bank | Lawley | LeChase Construction Service, LLC | The Martin Group |  Uniland Development CompanyBuffalo Business First | Marketing Tech | Onion StudioSVS










    $0.00 Member Ticket

    $75.00 Non Member or Guest Ticket

    $25.00 Student Ticket

    $35.00 Honorary Member Ticket

    $35.00 BNSME Associate Member

    $450.00 Elite Sales & Marketing Award

    $5,500.00 Presenting Sponsor

    $4,500.00 Gold Sponsor

    $2,000.00 Silver Sponsor

    $625.00 Table Sponsor (includes 8 tickets)

    $300.00 Four Pack of Tickets