Host It Here & Albany Ambassadors

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! Fill out an RFP and our staff will get to work finding a great place for your next meeting. 

Tell us about your organization. When do you meet? How can we help? Submit an RFP


2018 Ambassadors

Mr. Leo Carpenter, Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Reverend Morais Cassell, Church of God of Prophecy
Dr. Jose M. David, MD, National Association of UP Medical Alumni
Mr. Jeffrey Faulkner, National Association of UP Medical Alumni
Mr. Tom Gallagher, Cornell University – College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Grassfed Exchange
Paul Gold, New York State Council for the Social Studies (NYSCSS)
Ms. Linda Hayes, Sweet Adelines International – Greater New York/New Jersey Region #5
Mr. Ned Hirt, New York State Society of Human Resource Management, Inc. (NY SHRM)
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, 2017 Maccabi Games
Ms. Karen Jones, Zonta International
Ms. Harriett Kimball, Sweet Adelines International – Greater New York/New Jersey Region #5
Ms. Kathy Marco, Guilderland United Soccer Club
Ms. Kelly Morrone, New York State Association of Volunteer Services Administrators, Inc.
Mr. Tim Potts, New York State Council for the Social Studies (NYSCSS)
Mr. Timothy Purscell, Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center, 2017 Maccabi Games
Mr. Jeffrey Vincent, ESCYPAA

2018 Albany Ambassadors

Photo Credit: T.R. Laz

* Albany Ambassador status is achieved if the meeting/event planned generates more than 100 room nights (one room night = one hotel/motel room occupied for one night) and after the meeting has occurred. Awards are presented to Albany Ambassadors at the ACCVB Annual Dinner.