NEW CITY, N.Y. -- Business leaders, movers and shakers gathered Thursday evening at the Paramount Country Club in New City for the Rockland Business Association's Annual Dinner.
This year's featured celebrity guest speaker was Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, who was welcomed by County Executive Ed Day, RBA President Al Samuels, RBA incoming Chair Debra Boening and others.
The event also recognized outgoing RBA Chair Burt Steinberg and incoming Chair Boening.
"This is an opportunity for our members to come and have fun," Samuels told Daily Voice. "We always have a celebrity, and Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul is a celebrity as far as I'm concerned. She's a terrific lady, doing a great job.
"This is a celebration of the last year for the RBA," he added. "And we have a good turnout. This is our third year at Paramount, and they've done a great job."