“The BlumShapiro Golf Classic is a great day for the greater New Haven community to come together to help our next generation of business leaders." - John Zinno, BlumShapiro Shelton Office Managing Partner
West Hartford, Connecticut (PRWEB) June 16, 2015
BlumShapiro and the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC) announced today that the annual BlumShapiro Golf Classic will take place on Monday, July 27 at the New Haven Country Club.
The BlumShapiro Golf Classic tournament, reception and raffle benefits the GNHCC Scholarship Fund for New Haven area students interested in pursuing college degrees in business. To date, the fund has raised more than $50,000 to support undergraduate students.
“The BlumShapiro Golf Classic is a great day for the greater New Haven community to come together to help our next generation of business leaders,” said John Zinno, Shelton Office Managing Partner and Chair of the BlumShapiro Golf Classic Planning Committee. “BlumShapiro’s financial support and volunteers for the Golf Classic are complimented by the wonderful turnout of other businesses, sponsors and individuals. We are grateful to all of them for truly making a difference in the lives of the scholarship recipients.”
“We are very thankful to have BlumShapiro return as the sponsor of our 22nd annual golf tournament that supports the GNHCC Scholarship Fund and students in greater New Haven,” said Chamber President, Tony Rescigno. “This event has become an annual and important tradition that is vital to our GNHCC Scholarship Fund and students in our area.”
The BlumShapiro Golf Classic on July 27 begins with registration at 10:30 followed by a cookout lunch at 11:30 a.m. Groups of four golfers in a shotgun scramble format begin at 12:30 p.m. A cocktail reception, awards presentation and raffle begin after the golf tournament at approximately 5:30 p.m.
For more information about the July 27th BlumShapiro Golf Classic, please contact GNHCC’s Jenna Kozodoy at 203-782-4342 or jkozodoy(at)gnhcc(dot)com.
BlumShapiro is the largest regional business advisory firm based in New England, with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The firm, with nearly 400 professionals and staff, offers a diversity of services which includes auditing, accounting, tax and business advisory services. In addition, BlumShapiro provides a variety of specialized consulting services such as succession and estate planning, business technology services, employee benefit plan audits and litigation support and valuation. The firm serves a wide range of privately held companies, government and non-profit organizations and provides non-audit services for publicly traded companies.