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Meet, Play and Stay: Meeting & Banquet Facilities

Agatina’s Restaurant 2967 Buffalo Road Rochester, N.Y. 14624 Phone: (585) 426-0510 Web: www.agatinas.com Email: agatinas@frontier.com Director of catering: Marcy Fornataro Capacity in: • Meeting rooms: 75 Classroom seating: 25 ArtisanWorks & Events Inc. 565 Blossom Road, Suite L Rochester, N.Y. ...

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Meet, Play and Stay: Hotels

Belhurst Castle 4069 West Lake Road P.O. Box 609 Geneva, N.Y. 14456-0609 Phone: (315) 781-0201 Web: www.belhurst.com Email: info@belhurst.com General manager: Kevin Reeder Director of catering: Carmen Brennan-Bain Number of guest rooms: 47 Classroom seating: 175 Average rate for single-night ...

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Meet, Play and Stay: Conference Centers

Beaver Hollow Conference Center/Biggest Loser Resort Niagara 1083 Pit Road Java Center, N.Y. 14082 Phone: (585) 457-3700, (800) 964-7903 Web: www.beaverhollow.com Email: sales@beaverhollow.com General manager: Kathy Egan Director of sales: Kathy Egan, Deirdre King Number of guest rooms: 86 Capacity ...

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Charitable Events Calendar: Letter from the Publisher

Dear Readers, We are pleased to bring you the 13th edition of our Charitable Events Calendar. This unique publication illustrates how Rochester-area non-profit organizations and their supporters continue to find fresh, creative ways to raise new dollars to fund programs. ...

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Charitable Events Calendar: Other important dates

Health Care Achievement Awards March 25, 2014 Hyatt Regency Rochester Sponsoring organization: Rochester Business Journal Financial Executive of the Year May 2014 Sponsoring organizations: Rochester Business Journal and Financial Executives International, Rochester Chapter Wealth of Health Awards June 12, 2014 ...

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Charitable Events Calendar 2014: July to December 2014

July Annual Ladies’ Golf Tournament for Holy Childhood Date: July Organization: Holy Childhood Location: TBD Time: TBD Price: TBD Estimated attendance: TBD Purpose: To support Holy Childhood services for people with developmental disabilities Corporate support needed: Yes, sponsors accepted up ...

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Charitable Events Calendar 2014: January to June

January Holy Childhood’s Annual Candy Sale Date: January Organization: Holy Childhood Location: Holy Childhood Time: TBD Price: Candy bars $1 each or $48 per box Estimated attendance: TBD Purpose: Starting in January each year, Gertrude Hawk candy bars and Easter ...

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Athena Awards: Letter from Rochester Business Alliance leaders

It is with great pride that the Rochester Business Alliance and its affiliate, the Women’s Council, present our 28th annual Athena Award finalists. Each woman represents leadership at its best, and our community is enriched by their presence and service. ...

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Glass artist’s creation makes gifts for finalists

Each Athena finalist receives a signature art piece designed and created by glass artist Nancy Gong. Nancy has received worldwide acclaim for her architectural art glass designs-perhaps most often recognized in Rochester for her work on the ArtWalk bus shelter ...

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Women’s Council 2014 Board of Directors

President Lorisa LaRocca, Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP Vice president Wende Knapp, Harter Secrest & Emery LLP Treasurer Shelly Marketell, Eastman Kodak Co. Secretary Kelly Mueller, American Diabetes Association DIRECTORS Rachel Baker August, Seneca Park Zoo Society Jennifer Johnson, Frontier Communications ...

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Honoring outstanding achievements, service

Supporting, developing and honoring women leaders. Inspiring women to achieve their full potential. Creating balance in leadership worldwide.   This is the mission of Athena International, an organization founded in 1982, which first developed the Athena Leadership Award. Since the ...

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28th Athena Award finalists

See correction and amplification below. Thirteen women are finalists for Rochester’s 28th Athena Award. The honor–sponsored by the Women’s Council of the Rochester Business Alliance Inc.-is given annually to a local woman who best reflects the values of achievement, community ...

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Striking a chord with women in leadership roles

Sheryl Sandberg’s views have struck a chord with some female leaders in the Rochester area.   Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook Inc., has been vocal about barriers that prevent women from rising to leadership roles in her book "Lean ...

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Smart gadgets play invaluable role in busy lives

Keeping up with business developments and family matters wherever and whenever they occur is standard procedure for successful area businesswomen. Smart gadgets offer them invaluable assistance.

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Nurturing young women, building tomorrow’s female leaders

Nurturing and supporting young women in the Greater Rochester area who aspire to become our future leaders has been one of the Women’s Council’s longstanding missions. In an effort to promote these young women of promise, the Women’s Council introduced ...

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