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Greater A.C. Chamber Presents Community & Business Leadership Awards

Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Barry Hackett and his wife.

Barry Hackett and his wife.

LINWOOD, N.J. — The Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce held the 44th annual John G. Fitzpatrick & Redenia Gilliam-Mosee Community & Business Leadership Awards dinner and presentation on Wednesday, March 14, at the Linwood Country Club.

To see a photo gallery of the event, click here.

This year’s Community Leader Award went to Barry Hackett, the chairman of the South Jersey Field of Dreams — a program that allows physically and mentally challenged children enjoy the

GACC Business Leader Award recipient David Goldberg with past award recipient Janice Johnson of Prudential Fox Roach Real Estate

GACC Business Leader Award recipient David Goldberg with past award recipient Janice Johnson of Prudential Fox Roach Real Estate

great American pastime of baseball on a specially modified field. Presenting the Community Leader Award was Dr. John Glassey.

This year’s Business Leader Award went to David Goldberg, the president and CEO of Atlantic City Linen Supply, which provides service to all 11 Atlantic City casinos, among others. Presenting the Business Leader Award to David Goldberg was his son, Larry Goldberg.

Greater A.C. Chamber Holds Annual Installation Meeting at Stockton College

Friday, January 27th, 2012
 From left, N.J. Senate President Steve Sweeney, Past AC Chamber President Ken Calamo, and current AC Chamber President Joe Kelly at the annual installation event at Stockton on Jan. 23.

From left, N.J. Senate President Steve Sweeney, Past AC Chamber President Ken Calamo, and current AC Chamber President Joe Kelly at the annual installation event at Stockton on Jan. 23.

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — The Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce held its annual installation meeting Monday night, Jan. 23, at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey’s new Campus Center. The core issue of the meeting was the Chamber’s recommitting itself as an advocate for local businesses and to help reinvigorate the area’s struggling economy.

Click here to see a photo gallery of the installation.

Senate President Stephen Sweeney addressed the Chamber members prior to the installation. This year’s installation included Chamber of Commerce Chairman Sam Young of Tilton Fitness. A special award was given to Janice Johnson of Prudential Fox & Roach Relators for outstanding volunteerism.

Others in attendance included Chamber President Joe Kelly, Past Chamber President Ken Calamo, Atlantic City Alliance President Elizabeth Cartmell, Kenneth Calemmo of Cooper Levinson Law Firm and Superintendent of Brigantine Schools Bob Previti.