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Boilermaker Receives Genesis Award

Nov. 3, 2014


The Boilermaker Road Race was presented the Joseph R. Carucci Legacy Award by the Genesis Group of the Mohawk Valley.

The award, which is given each year in honor of Carucci, the founder of the Genesis Group, who served as a developer, real estate broker and local leader for more than 40 years before his death in 2010.

The Carucci Award recognizes individuals and organizations for their dedication and commitment to the community. Receiving the award for the Boilermaker was Tim Reed, president and Jim Stasaitis, race director.

'The Boilermaker has become the community event of the summer thanks to our legions of local volunteers' said Tim Reed. 'The race exemplifies what can happen in our local community when people work together for a common goal.'

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.