HGAR to Hold ‘We are the World’ 2017 Installation Gala on Jan. 19

Mary Prenon | December 2, 2016

2017 HGAR President-elect Dorothy Botsoe

TARRYTOWN—The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors will present its “We are the World” 2017 Installation Gala on Thursday, Jan. 19 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown.

Dorothy Botsoe of Dorothy Jensen Realty, Inc., in White Plains, will be installed as the 2017 HGAR President and Renee Zurlo of BHG Rand Realty in Central Valley will continue for another year as the president of the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service.

The “We are the World” theme, created by Botsoe, is intended to initiate world unity and celebrate the diversity of all HGAR members. Global festive attire is encouraged, and many attending will be wearing the traditional wardrobes from their counties of origin.

The event will feature an open bar, appetizers, seated dinner, a photo booth, dancing and some surprises!

2016 Installation of HGMLS/HGAR Presidents, Renee Zurlo and Marcene Hedayati
2016 Installation of HGMLS/HGAR Presidents, Renee Zurlo and Marcene Hedayati

The slate of HGAR 2017 officers also includes: John Lease III, President-Elect; Clayton Livingston, Regional VP, Westchester/Putnam; Barry Kramer, Regional VP, Westchester/Putnam; Kathleen Milich, Regional VP, Orange; Jennifer Mallory, Regional VP, Rockland; Pamela Jones, Secretary/Treasurer and Marcene Hedayati, Immediate Past President.

HGMLS 2017 officers include: Nancy Kennedy, Vice President; Chirag Shah, Treasurer; Louise Colonna, Secretary; and Leah Caro, Immediate Past President.

Tickets are $100 per person and are available at www.HGAR.com.



Mary Prenon
HGAR, Director of Communications