The Greater Atlantic City Chamber since the 1960s has annually

recognized the most dynamic

and influential individuals in the business community, and will do so again at a dinner Thursday.

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This year's recipients of its annual John G. FitzPatrick and Redenia Gilliam-Mosee Community and Business Leadership awards will be Tim Glenn, president of Glenn Insurance, and Leo Schoffer,

managing partner of Schoffer Enterprises.

Glenn, a lifelong resident of Linwood and father of three,

supports educational programs and organizations such as the Linwood Education Foundation.

He is a member of the AtlantiCare Foundation and Greater Atlantic City Chamber boards, and volunteers for the Wetlands Institute.

Schoffer's early childhood was spent on his parents' poultry and egg farms in Atlantic County. He graduated from Rutgers University and Hofstra University Law School and built a real estate development career with his father, Sam.

He is a member of the Board of Overseers at Rutgers University and president of the Atlantic City High School Hall of Fame Association.

Sandy round table

A business round table featuring experts in a variety of Hurricane Sandy-related topics will be held Thursday in Ocean City.

Local small-business owners are invited to hear information, ask questions and join in discussions.

Participants will include Joe Molineaux, director of Small Business Development Center

at Richard Stockton College; Sheryl Paynter, Small Business Administration liaison; Dottie McCrosson, an attorney with McCrosson and Stanton and director of the Ocean City law department; Bill McMahon III, president of McMahon Insurance Agency; and Scott Halliday, partner in Halliday Leonard Contracting.

The round table at the Ocean City Tabernacle will be hosted by Ocean City Home Bank.

Business editor Kevin Post

If you go

The Greater Atlantic City Chamber dinner to present the annual John G. FitzPatrick and Redenia Gilliam-Mosee Community and Business Leadership awards will be held Thursday at Linwood Country Club. The cost is $75. Call 609-345-4524, ext. 12, or register online at

A business round table on storm-related topics will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Ave. Lunch will be served. Call 800-771-7990; ext. 1106.


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