(WTNH)- Over 600 business people will gather at The Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce’s (GNHCC) 2017 Business Leadership Awards Luncheon, taking place on Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale.
The 2017 Annual Business Leadership Awards celebrates the diverse accomplishments of the Greater New Haven region’s business community. The prestigious event is highlighted by the presentation of the Community Leadership Award, which honors an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the Greater New Haven Community. This year, Dr. John Lahey, President of Quinnipiac University, will receive this distinguished Community Leadership Award. For more than 30 years, Dr. Lahey has served as the eighth president of QU and is credited with developing the university’s national presence, including overseeing the establishment of the nationally-recognized Quinnipiac University Poll.