On January 9th, the Bay Ridge Third Avenue Merchants honored Grimaldi & Yeung LLP partner Joanne Seminara.  She was bestowed the Civic Award at the Merchant’s 23rd Annual Champagne Reception to Honor Pioneer and Civic Award Winners. The Award is granted to those who have truly made a difference in our community. 

Honoree Joanne Seminara with Justin Brannan

Coming up…partner Judith Grimaldi is being honored by the National Organization of Italian-American Women as one of Three Wise Women at their Epiphany Celebration on January 17th at the Columbus Citizens Foundation Townhouse, 8 E. 69 Street, NYC.

Each year, the organization honors and celebrates the outstanding professional achievements of three illustrious Wise Women of Italian heritage. Past honorees have included Donna Corrado, Ph.D., LCSW, Commissioner, NYC Department for the Aging; Roma Torre, NY1 Mid-Day Anchor and Chief Theatre Critic; and Maria T. Vullo, Superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services.

The mission of The National Organization of Italian American Women is to unite and connect women through Italian culture and heritage; to celebrate the achievements of women of ltalian ancestry; to inspire and enrich members with shared interests in cultural programs; and to empower and advance the educational and professional aspirations of current and future generations.