The event is a testament to how forward-thinking our regional chamber is in its support of young people, and I couldn’t be more proud to take part in the evening’s festivities as an honoree, said Peter Kozodoy, CSO of GEM Advertising.
New Haven, CT (PRWEB) November 21, 2016
The award, given by the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce, commemorates outstanding millennials doing business and working for the good of the community in the Greater New Haven area.
Peter Kozodoy is the Chief Strategy Officer at GEM Advertising, a New Haven-based communications and marketing agency. He has founded 3 companies in marketing, real estate and E-Commerce, all of which he still owns and operates today. As co-owner of GEM Advertising, he has grown the award-winning agency from one flagship in New Haven to 3 additional offices in other cities: Vancouver, British Columbia; Boston, MA; and Chicago, IL.
Peter also writes articles on business, leadership and entrepreneurship that have appeared in Forbes, Inc., The Huffington Post and Octane Magazine — the global publication for the Entrepreneur’s Organization. He has spoken for Microsoft, the US Department of Commerce, CEO Clubs of America and other organizations on topics like millennials, global advertising, user experience and more. Peter is also incredibly active in the community, serving on the boards of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce and Junior Achievement of Southwest New England, a non-profit that teaches entrepreneurship to kids.
“Congratulations to all of my fellow honorees — they are a deserving group of individuals who are driving incredible value in their respective industries. The event is a testament to how forward-thinking our regional chamber is in its support of young people, and I couldn’t be more proud to take part in the evening’s festivities as an honoree,” said Peter Kozodoy, CSO of GEM Advertising.
Millennial Move Makers is the annual closing celebration at the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce’s day-long expo, The Big Connect. It was held at the Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre on November 17, 2016. At the event, the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce honored 12 young professionals who go above and beyond in their careers and in the community. The 2-hour celebration was held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., was a way to recognize all the honorees for all the hard work they do. A crowd of over 200 people attended and food, drinks and music were provided.
About Peter Kozodoy
Peter Kozodoy is an author, speaker, serial entrepreneur, and the Partner/Chief Strategy Officer of GEM Advertising, a communications and marketing agency with four offices throughout North America. GEM has served as a strategic growth partner for midsize to enterprise clients in over 30 industries worldwide since its inception in 2008. Peter is a proud member of both the Entrepreneur’s Organization and the Young Entrepreneur Council, and currently serves on the boards of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce and Junior Achievement of Southwest New England. To learn more about Peter Kozodoy, please go to:http://peterkozodoy.com/ or follow him on Twitter at @PeterKozodoy.