Seneca Chamber Awards Business of the Month: Kinney Drugs
(Seneca Falls, NY) The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce has awarded Kinney Drugs of Seneca Falls as its December 2014 Business of the Month. The award was presented to store manager Jennifer Mastrangelo at the Chamber’s Business After Hours Networking Mixer held on December 17 at the Seneca Falls Historical Society.
Kinney Drugs was founded by Burt Kinney of Gouvenour, NY, who opened the first location in 1903. Since then, the business has continued to expand, opening additional stores throughout various communities in Central and Northern New York, as well as Vermont. Today, Kinney Drugs includes drug stores and pharmacies at more than 110 locations, and continues to maintain its corporate headquarters in Gouverneur.
Located at 2085 Routes 5&20, Kinney Drugs of Seneca Falls has been in operation since 2006 and employs 30 individuals. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, the Seneca Falls team has a reputation for an outstanding level of attention to detail as well as an ability to go above and beyond for their customers in efforts to provide a truly personalized experience during each visit.
Jennifer Mastrangelo explained some of the local efforts that her team remains involved in for charitable causes and local volunteer efforts, including Santa for Seniors with the Huntington Living Center, Toys for Tots to benefit local youth, and the Children’s Miracle Network which benefits the Golisano Children’s Hospital on a regional level. Each year, the Seneca Falls store is among the largest contributors, company-wide, for such efforts. To learn more please visit www.kinneydrugs.com or call (315) 568-4300.
The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month Program is sponsored by the Hampton Inn – Seneca Falls. Recipients are chosen on a monthly basis by the Chamber’s membership to recognize organizational excellence and/or significant accomplishments in their field. Benefits of the nomination include: chamber-backed promotional campaign, a personalized plaque and recognition at the Chamber’s monthly networking event. For more information about the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce, please call (315) 568-2906 or visit www.senecachamber.org.
Established in 1968, the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce represents over 500 local and regional business and associate members. The Chamber provides initiative and leadership, offering programs and benefits that promote its members, foster economic development, and enhance the quality of life in Seneca County. The Chamber is also the official Tourism Promotion Agency (TPA) for Seneca County, providing tourism marketing services to generate additional exposure and publicity for area attractions. The Chamber houses two on-site Visitors’ Centers at its main location- including its business office and the famous historic windmill building located along routes 5&20, and also staffs information centers at the PETRO rest stop along the New York State Thruway, and at Waterloo Premium Outlets. Visit www.senecachamber.org or www.fingerlakesgateway.com for more information.