MAHOPAC, N.Y.— Each year, the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce nominates the best and brightest in the Putnam County business and nonprofit community for a series of awards to recognize their dedication and achievements.

On Thursday, March 23, the Chamber hosted its 7th annual event to honor those chosen by their peers during the selection process, known as the “Best in Business” Trailblazer Awards. The event was held at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor.