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Hudson Valley Direct Marketing Association’s 2023 Holiday Party: Honoring Talent, Networking, and Fundraising

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Recognized for its commitment to cultivating professional development and networking, the Hudson Valley Direct Marketing Association (HVDMA) is excited to host its annual holiday gathering on Thursday, December 7th, from 11:30 am to 3 pm, complemented by a delightful buffet spread. The event focuses on celebrating industry excellence with the presentation of distinguished awards, fostering networking opportunities, and fundraising through a fun-filled silent auction.

Nurturing Networking Opportunities

At the heart of the HVDMA holiday party is the remarkable opportunity for professionals to connect and engage with their peers. Amidst the festive ambiance, the event serves as a hub for rekindling past connections and forging potential new partnerships. Our fun atmosphere makes networking easy and accessible.

Honoring Excellence with the Robert Sawyer Founder's Award

The holiday party serves as a podium to honor remarkable contributions in the Hudson Valley marketing sector. This year, we are proud to present the prestigious Robert Sawyer Founder’s Award to Lori Badman, owner of LB Marketing Services. Mrs. Badman's incredible dedication and contributions to the local marketing industry and community reflect the Award's essence, which celebrates leadership, inspiration, and significant impact.

Celebrating Emerging Talent

Simultaneously, HVDMA is committed to acknowledging upcoming talent, as demonstrated through the Young Professionals Award. This award spotlights individuals showing exceptional promise in their marketing careers, inspiring peers with their dedication and innovative approaches.

Moreover, through the Laura L. Smith Scholarship, we celebrate passionate students pursuing a path in marketing. The scholarships provides financial support and recognizes the determination and potential of these young aspirants in the marketing field.

Silent Auction: Fun and Fundraise

An immediate favorite among attendees year after year is HVDMA’s annual Silent Auction. The holiday party's highlight serves a noble cause, with proceeds going towards funding the aforementioned awards and scholarships, ensuring ongoing support to invest back into industry growth and future talent. The Silent Auction also adds an element of excitement to the party, offering attendees a chance to bid on an eclectic selection of items, making it a win-win for all!

Join us at the HVDMA 2023 Holiday Party: a perfect occasion to network, honor industry achievements, indulge in a delightful buffet, and contribute to a worthy cause. Register today for an afternoon of celebration, networking, and promotion of our thriving marketing community!

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