The 39th Annual Distinguished Business Achievement Award Celebration was held at The Stone Terrace At John Henrys. William Rue of Rue Insurance was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award. The Corporate Award went to Re/Max TriCounty. The Local Business Award honored Encore Florists, and Peter Giancola & Sons, Inc. The New Business Award was received by Bai Brands, LLC. The Non-Profit Award was given to Kiwanis Club of Hamilton. The beautification Award went to Daniel Popkin for Studio Park.

On hand was former Mayor Jack Rafferty, Assemblewoman Linda Greenstein, Assembleman Brad Benson, and Hamilton Mayor Kelly Yaede. Hamilton Headlines Photographs by Stanley Brick. Purchase photographs via email