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Do you belong to a local organization, business or municipality that attends conferences outside of Albany? Show pride in your region, contribute to the local economy, and become an Albany Ambassador by bringing your meeting or convention home to Albany!
It's easy! Once you decide to host your next meeting in Albany, contact us and we'll get to work helping you plan your Albany meeting with our extensive list of area contacts and knowledge of the area. Your meeting will also get the benefit of our complimentary and customized services, advice, and more.
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Albany Ambassadors are members of the community who championed the effort to bring their organization's meeting to Albany. You, too, can be recognized as an Albany Ambassador for bringing your meeting or convention to Albany!* If you belong to a club, association, business group, religious organization, or sports group that hosts events outside of Albany and want to bring it home, contact us today to discuss the opportunities and complimentary services available.
The Albany Ambassador program was initiated in 1993 with the first class of honorees in 1994. Since then, more than 150 dedicated volunteers have provided the Capital Region's economy with a tremendous impact. Their combined efforts have already brought over 150,000 delegates to Albany.
Mr. Richard Cole, Marimar Lopez, Ph.D. & Sridar V. Chittur, Ph.D., Northeast Regional Life Sciences Core Directors
Reverend Dr. Edward B. Smart, Pastor, First Israel African Methodist Episcopal Church
Mr. Karl Oestreich, RPI Reunion - Class of 1979
Ms. Lisa Kissinger & Mr. Alfred Sive, New York State Council for the Social Studies (NYSCSS)
Ms. Pat Miller & Ms. Sharon Putney, Sweet Adelines International- Greater NY/NJ Region #15
Ms. Jane Sanders, Women of Reformed Judaism (WRJ)
Mr. Rob Salkin, American Mensa Society/Mensa of Northeastern NY
Ms. Beverly Plowucha, NAFSA: Association of International Educators Region X and XI Bi-Regional Conference
Captain Neely Jennings, New York State Police - East Coast Women's State Police Charity Softball Tournament
Mr. Richard McNeal, New York Council of Deliberation
Ms. Heather Courtney, Babe Ruth Middle Atlantic Region
Mr. Joseph Marturano III, Navy MSO Association Reunion
Mr. Bill Kearsing, American Legion Department of New York State