St. Lawrence NYSARC, Bassmaster organizer, Potsdam Specialty Paper honored at annual chamber dinner
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 9:28 am

St. Lawrence County chamber Executive Director Pat McKeown, left, chats with Volunteer of the Year Susan Gibbons, right, moments after the surprise award announcement was made. (McCluskey Photography)

POTSDAM -- St. Lawrence NYSARC, a Bassmaster fishing tournament organizer and Potsdam Specialty Paper were all honored Oct. 10 during the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce annual dinner.

Receiving rewards were:

Potsdam Specialty Paper, Inc. (PSPI). The company received the 2013 Business of the Year Award for providing a strong and dedicated network of community support and assistance.

St. Lawrence NYSARC was honored with a Commitment to Community Award “for providing a strong and dedicated network of community support and assistance.”

William E. Dashnaw was awarded a Commitment to Community Award for the consulting support he gave to the summer’s Bassmaster fishing tournament and festival in Waddington.

Susan Gibbons of St. Lawrence NYSARC was named 2013 Volunteer of the Year for her spur-of-the-moment coordination of volunteers at the Bassmaster fishing tournament and festival in Waddington this past summer.

 

Chamber Executive Director Pat McKeown presents the award to SLNYSARC’s Jim Love, at far right, as members of the SLNYSARC staff look on. (McCluskey Photography)