• Spencerport Area Chamber of Commerce

    2018 Awards Banquet

    Thursday 21st March, 2019

    Braemar Country Club

    Starting at 6pm

    Dinner at 7pm

    Cost: $40 per person

    If you are interested in sponsoring this year's dinner, CLICK HERE!

  • Keynote Speaker

    Our Keynote Speaker this year is Curt Smith, who is one of America's leading authorities on politics and sports.
    He is an author, columnist, and former Presidential speechwriter.

    Among his 17 books is his newest, The Presidents and the Pastime: The History of Baseball and the White House.
    Prior books include George H.W. Bush: Character at the Core; Voices of The Game; and Pull Up a Chair: The Vin Scully Story. 

    Mr. Smith wrote more speeches than anyone else for George H.W. Bush during and after his Presidency, including Bush’s Pearl Harbor address, Just War speech, and eulogy to Ronald Reagan. The former Gannett Company reporter and The Saturday Evening Post reporter has written for, among others, Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, and The Washington Post; appeared on ABC’s Nightline, CBS This Morning, and FOX News; and been named to the Judson Welliver Society of former Presidential speechwriters.

    He is a senior senior of English at the University of Rochester, an Associated Press award-winning radio commentator, and GateHouse Media columnist who has hosted series for the Smithsonian Institution, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, and XM Satellite Radio.

    Mr. Smith is a SUNY at Geneseo graduate who lives with his wife Sarah and two children in Gates.

    2018 Awards

    During the evening we will be presenting our 2018 Awards in the following categories:
    Clyde W. Carter Citizen of the Year Award - Jim Barton and Gary Penders
    Joyce A. Lobene Business/Business Person of the Year Award - Carol Nellis-Ewell
    Civic Beautification Award - Spencerport Volunteer Firemen's Exempts Association
    Member of the Year Award - Diana Coleman

    To Register: (no paper tickets)

    On Our Website: 


    In person with form and payment to one the following locations: 

    • Spencerport Professional Building
    • Spencerport Federal Credit Union.

    Via mail:

    Awards Banquet Reservations
    C/O Spencerport Area Chamber of Commerce
    PO Box 7, Spencerport, NY 14559

    Checks should be payable to:
    Spencerport Area Chamber of Commerce