Events Calendar

Capital Region Chamber Annual Dinner – SOLD OUT

March 30, 2017
5:30pm - 8:30pm

The Chamber’s Annual Dinner is the region’s premier business event, attended by 1,000 business executives and civic leaders from throughout Tech Valley. This promises to be an evening you will not want to miss, featuring unmatched networking opportunities and an outstanding program. Enjoy great networking along with a brief program honoring two dynamic individuals.

This year’s event will be held at the brand-new Albany Capital Center. Please note parking directions below.

Wallace (Wally) Graham,
retired president/CEO and current Chairman of SI Group (Schenectady International), will be honored as this year’s ChangeMaker for his business success and contributions to our community.


Richard Sleasman, president/managing director of CBRE Albany, will be presented the Chamber Champion Award in recognition of his actions that have advanced the mission of the Chamber.


Individual $175 / Table of 10 $1,750
Open to members & non-members

RSVP by Friday, March 24.

Ample complimentary indoor parking is available at the Times Union Center Garage on Market Street.  Parking is also available at the Empire State Plaza as well as other area garages.  However, please note the Times Union Center garage is complimentary.   The Albany Capital Center is accessible from either the Times Union Center or the Empire State Plaza via an indoor walkway.

The Times Union Center, located at 51 South Pearl Street, has a parking garage directly adjacent to the Albany Capital Center, and the entrance can be accessed via Market Street or Beaver Street. Once in the garage, follow signs to the Albany Capital Center and enter the Empire State Plaza walkway, walking a short distance to the event. For directions to the Times Union Center, please visit Directions to the walkway are available at

You may access parking at the Empire State Plaza by entering the “V” Visitors lot from the Empire State Plaza exit off I-787. Once in the garage, take the elevator to the Concourse “C” level and follow signs to the Empire State Plaza Walkway. Directions to the walkway are available at

The Annual Dinner is a black–tie event.

Presenting Sponsor

Video Sponsor

Working Pictures

Decor Sponsor

Total Events

Premier Table Sponsors

Albany Convention Center Authority

Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Albany Medical Center

Ballston Spa National Bank

Bank of America

Beacon Health Options

Berkshire Bank 

Bonacio Construction

CAP COM Federal Credit Union

CapitalCare Medical Group

CBRE Albany


Center for Economic Growth

Cullen and Dykman, LLP


Galesi Group


Hudson Valley Community College

Janitronics, Inc.

JPMorgan Chase 



Lia Auto Group, Inc.

M&T Bank

MVP Health Care

NBT Bank

Pioneer Bank

Repeat Business Systems, Inc.


SI Group


  – Albany Capital Center/Times Union Center

St. Peter’s Health Partners

TD Bank 

Tri City Rentals

Turner Construction Company


Preferred Table Sponsors

Albany County Airport Authority
Albany Port District Commission
Bond Schoeneck & King
CBRE Albany
Crisafulli Bros. Plumbing & Heating Contractors, Inc.
Desmond Hotel & Conference Center


Ellis Medicine
Empire BlueCross
EYP Architecture & Engineering, PC
MVP Health Care
National Grid


NBT Bank
Picotte Companies
Pinnacle Human Resources, LLC
Rose & Kiernan, Inc.
Schenectady County Community College
The Daily Gazette
Town of Colonie IDA

When planning your evening at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner, please consider one of the following fellow members for:


Hair/Make-up/Beauty Service – Beauty & Bliss SpaMary KayThe Makeup CurioSky Beauty Bar – Rumors Salon & Spa

Limousine and/or Car Service – Premiere Transportation

Tuxedo Rental or Sales – TuxEgo

Evening Wear/Dress Sales or Rental – Lord & Taylor

Concierge Services – CALL SHEILAH!


Albany Capital Center
55 Eagle Street Albany , NY

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