WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) -- Paul Thomas from the Watkins Glen Chamber of Commerce joined us Wednesday morning in our studios to discuss some upcoming events in the town.

Think Tank: Preventing Workplace Injuries, Tuesday 8/13, 4-5pm, Chamber Offices

Join Dr. Amanda Smith-Socaris, Founder of Seneca Physical Therapy at the Chamber’s August Think Tank, where we’ll explore how to prevent workplace injuries for you and your employees. Discussions will include how to minimize the chance of worker injury, the employer requirements when an injury does occur, and managing injuries after the fact. Amanda shares “As a Physical Therapist and Workplace Ergonomics Consultant, my goal is to help employers understand how to minimize workplace injuries, and maximize productivity.” Amanda’s presentation will be followed by a round table discussion, where attendees can ask questions and brainstorm ideas.

Donald Brubaker Memorial Golf Tournament, Friday, 9/20, 10am-5pm

The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 19th Annual Donald Brubaker Memorial Golf Tournament at the beautiful Watkins Glen Golf Course. The Tournament gives local business people a chance to network, promote their business, and reconnect after a busy summer. It is held in honor of Donald Brubaker, a former Chamber President and respected business leader and is also one of the Chamber’s largest annual fundraisers.


Gather your team and register today! Registration is $540 for the Team Fee (includes registration fees, greens fees, hamburgers and hotdogs and all day, dinner, and a t-shirt listing) and $620 for the Team Fee and Team Ticket (includes everything listed under the Team Fee, plus four mulligans, one team skin, forty raffle tickets, and forty 50/50 tickets.


There are also a number of sponsorship opportunities for the popular event. By signing on as a sponsor, your business or organization will be spotlighted during the Golf Tournament in a way befitting your sponsorship.