Annual Awards

The Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce seeks nominations for our Person of the Year and Beautification Awards

Each year, the Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce honors a 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.

  • Must be an Irondequoit resident.
  • Must have demonstrated an outstanding level of service that has made a difference in the lives of others.
  • Beautification Categories:

    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!
  • Best New Building
  • Best Renovation
  • Best Re-Purposed Building
  • Best Landscaping
  • Tell us about great the people and places of Irondequoit!

    Please submit nominations via US Mail or email. Please include high resolution photos whenever possible.

    Please send your nomination to:

    Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce
    P.O. Box 67931
    Rochester, New York 14617

    or

    Admin@irondequoitchamber.org

    Deadline for nominations is November 1.

    Jack Herrema, 2017 Person of the Year, with wife Judy Herrema.
    Don Wood, 2016 Person of the Year
    Peter & Anne Kelderhouse, 2015 Persons of the Year
    Karyl Mammano, PhD, 2013 Person of the Year (posthumous)