Laurie P. Ota Named 2017 Business Person of the Year

We are excited to announce that Laurie P. Ota has been named PACE 2017 Business Person of the Year!  The award recognizes a member for their success in business, contributions to community and commitment to the PACE organization.

The owner of LPO Communications, Laurie has more than 30 years of experience in the health care marketing and public relations arena, advising large and small organizations as well as non-profit concerns. A past director on the PACE board, she is a past president of the Public Relations Exchange of NH and has received several Lamplighter Awards from the New England Society for Healthcare Communications. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce and the Salem Botanical Garden.

For many years Laurie has represented the Center for Life Management (CLM) by directing the organization’s marketing and community relations efforts.

Join us as we celebrate Laurie’s award at our After Hours Mixer on Thursday, May 11, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Haverhill Country Club. The event will feature chamber music performed by the Merrimack Valley Philharmonic Orchestra. The cost to attend is $25 for members and $30 for non-members and guests. Kindly RSVP to pacenh@yahoo.com by May 5.