WALTON – Five area businesses were recognized for their achievements at the 2017 Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala held at the Castle on the Delaware in Walton on May 17.  For media coverage of the event, visit The Reporter’s website.


Friesland Campina/DOMO and Saputo, two Delhi-based businesses, were awarded the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce 2017 Business of the Year Award on May 17. Pictured from left are Chamber President Ray Pucci, Saputo representatives Jason Macdonald and Gina Campo, Friesland Campina/ DOMO representative Byron Broussard and Chamber Director Seth Blocker.


The 2017 Tourism Award went to Wayside Cider and Taproom in Andes. Pictured, from left, are Alex Wilson of Wayside Cider, Lisa Wisely Delaware County Tourism Director, Irene Hussey of Wayside Cider , Chamber Director Seth Block and Chamber President Ray Pucci.


Union Grove Distillery was awarded the Chamber’s 2017 New Business of the Year Award. Pictured, from left, are Todd Pascarella, Chamber President Ray Pucci, Chamber Director Seth Block and Brian Mulder.

Sheila Youngs, representing the village of Sidney, took home the Chamber’s Business Advocate of the Year award for its advocacy efforts in making the municipality both business friendly and visually appealing. Here is is pictured with Chamber Director Seth Blocker, left and Chamber President Ray Pucci.