The Buffalo Niagara Sales & Marketing Executives will honor Russell J. Salvatore, president and CEO of Russell's Steaks, Chops and More Restaurant and Salvatore's Grand Hotel, as Executive of the Year at its annual Elite Sales & Marketing Awards. The gal event is Monday, March 4, at Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew. A cocktail reception with open bar begins at 5:15 p.m. That is followed at 6:30 p.m. by dinner and the awards presentation.
The Elite Sales & Marketing Awards also recognizes the accomplishments of member companies' employees.
Tickets are $65 for non-members, $450 for tables of eight, $25 for students, and free for members. Register by calling 716-662-2279 or visiting http://www.bnsme.org.
Event sponsors include the Buffalo Bills, Bank of Castile, Buffalo Hotel Supply, ECMC, Five Star Bank, Trocaire College, Vanner Insurance, Business First, Marketing Tech and Sound Video Solutions.
Since 1942, the Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives group has been devoted to professionalism in sales and marketing. BNSME provides a unique forum for Greater Niagara business leaders to further their professional and personal development through interaction with experts in sales and marketing by sharing ideas, best practices, knowledge and experience.