Zack Hutchins
Director of Communications

For Release — January 30, 2017

Council congratulates Briccetti for receiving high honor
Briccetti named to City and State’s 50 over 50 list

ALBANY, N.Y.—The Business Council of New York State, Inc., congratulates Heather C. Briccetti, Esq., our president and CEO, on being named to City & State’s prestigious 50 over 50 list. The 50 over 50 list is a perennial who’s who of New York politicians, thought leaders and business executives.

“City and State knows how to pick winners and it’s no surprise they would put Ms. Briccetti on such an esteemed list,” said Eric Mower, chairman and chief executive officer of Eric Mower + Associates, and Council co-chair. “In my role as co-chair of The Business Council’s board of directors, I have a bird’s eye view of Heather’s relentless energy and tireless advocacy on behalf of businesses across New York State. I am so pleased to see her hard work recognized.”

“I know I speak for the entire board, membership and staff of The Business Council in offering Ms. Briccetti our sincere congratulations for this prestigious honor,” said Karen Boykin-Towns, co-chair of The Business Council of New York State, Inc., and Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Pfizer Inc.

“I am deeply honored and humbled to receive this recognition,” said Heather C. Briccetti, Esq., president and CEO of The Business Council of New York State, Inc. “To be included alongside people I have long admired and worked with is truly special. I want to thank my board, my colleagues and my family for their support. While I may be the one being honored tonight, the success I have achieved throughout my career has always been a collaborative effort.”

To view the entire 50 over 50 list, including Council board member Ken Theobalds of Entergy, please visit http://cityandstateny.com/articles/politics/new-york-state-articles/fifty-over-50.html