Each year the Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce hosts several signature events that our members and business community can look forward to. Many of these well attended events are available for sponsorship. Learn more about these Signature Events below:
Annual Awards Dinner
Held every January, the Annual Awards Dinner is hosted to honor local individual as Person of the Year, and local businesses in four Beautification categories. We look to the community to help us select the people and places to honor.
Person of the Year Criteria:
Take a moment to think about an Irondequoit resident who has demonstrated an outstanding level of service that has made a difference in the lives of others. Write us a letter or send us an email telling us about that person.
What's the best new building in Irondequoit in the last year? Best renovation? Re-purposed building? As you travel around town this summer, what business have noticed has great landscaping? Let us know!
Tell us about great the people and places of Irondequoit! Nominate a business by emailing admin@Irondequoitchamber.org
Annual Award Winners
Person(s) of the Year: John & Laurie Witmeyer and Sunset House
Person(s) of the Year: The Team at Irondequoit Ambulance
Person(s) of the Year: Dave Seeley
Each year the Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce invites our town supervisor to come update our guests on what is happening around our town.
Joe Genier Student Scholarship Luncheon
Each May the Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce hosts a luncheon to award scholarships to a student from each Irondequoit High School. Scholarship winners are future business majors, leaders and entrepreneurs chosen by the school's administration. These scholarships are made possible by generous donors.
J. Genier Charity Mini Golf Tournament
Started by the late Judge Joe Genier, each September we host a Charity Mini Golf Tournament at Whispering Pines to benefit the Sunset House. The event includes mini golf, dinner, drinks, raffles, and networking.
Meet the Candidates
In October we bring together the candidates running for local offices to speak to our community. The meet and greet event includes food and non-alcoholic beverages and time for networking as well.
Comedy @the Carlson
This yearly tri-chamber event is always a hit! We partner with the Penfield Business Chamber and East Rochester Chamber of Commerce to put on a networking event full of food, drinks and comedy! This is one you don't want to miss.