Nominations for Business and Citizen of the Year

SARANAC LAKE – In planning for its 93rd Annual Dinner, the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce is requesting nominations from its members for the Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year.

The awards, which will be presented at the 2014 Annual Dinner on June 9, will go to chamber business member and community member who have shown significant contribution to the community of Saranac Lake and its surrounding areas.

Business of the Year past recipients include the Saranac Lake Art Works, Community Store, Adirondack Regional Airport, Mountain Gift & Powder, Adirondack Health, Rice Furniture, and St. Joseph’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Center. Last year, Citizen of the Year was awarded to Ronald Keough as a lifetime supporter of Saranac Lake.

“Several businesses and citizens positively impact our community throughout the year and are worthy of this honor; we are searching for the business/citizen who exemplifies the most community spirit,” said Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Katy Van Anden.

All nominations and bios should be submitted to the chamber of Commerce by Friday, May 30. Mail nominations to the Saranac Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, 193 River St., Saranac Lake, NY 12983, or email