Local business leaders to be honored for going above and beyond

The Business and Industry Association will honor local business leaders at its annual business meeting and member reception, to be held from 4:30-7:30 p.m. May 8 at the Radisson Hotel Manchester. BIA will present the “Above and Beyond” awards to several individuals that have demonstrated service and commitment to BIA’s mission during the past year. The business meeting is sponsored by Pierce Atwood.

“The ‘Above and Beyond’ awards recognize those individuals who have gone the extra mile and demonstrated an extraordinary willingness and commitment to helping the organization be successful and work to further its legislative and regulatory priorities,” said BIA President Jim Roche.

The award recipients include Bob Hasevlat, of Normandeau Associates, of Bedford. The annual meeting also includes the election of directors and officers to BIA’s 34-member board for 2012-13.

The annual business meeting is open to BIA members. Tickets are $45 per person. Register at nhbia.org or call 224-5388, ext. 116, for more information.