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The Genesis Group is a civic organization that unites Business and Community Leaders working to
advance regional economic, social and cultural interests, and to foster unity and cooperation
in the Mohawk Valley region.
With a population of more than 300,000 residents, and several billion dollar industries,
the Mohawk Valley Region is a great place for recreation, to work and live!

2018 Gems of Distinction
Monday, June 18th ~ 8:00am - Gems Along the Mohawk, 800 Mohawk Street, Herkimer, NY
This recognition embodies the future of New York, and in particular, the Mohawk Valley region in Upstate New York. Eligible candidates can reside in the six county Regional Economic Development Council district –Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie counties.

Gems of Distinction highlights businesses and organizations that exhibit criteria as being future oriented; creating unique sustainable efforts; developing team creativity and collaboration; displaying unusual leadership modeling; advancing regional commitment and is unequivocally an economic generator.

The Class of 2018 includes: 
 (A Newport Telephone Co.)                            
The Utica Zoo
Beekman 1802
Herb Philipson's 
The Utica Comets                                                
Richardson Brands Co.

Admisson is FREE - Email Your RSVP to

​Annual ​4th of July Parade
​​Wednesday, July 4th 11:00am - Genesee Street, Utica
​Party in the Park, Wednesday, July 4th 6:00pm to 10:00pm ​
-F.T. Proctor Park, (Culver Ave. & Rutger St.)

​click here for online registration