Event to Celebrate Leaders of Labor in New York

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The 2022 Leaders of Labor event presented by MetroPlus Health will take place on Sept. 15 at Terrace on the Park. Schneps Media, publishers of amny Metro, Brooklyn Courier, the Bronx Times, Queens Courier, Times Ledger Group, El Correo, Caribbean Life, the Long Island Press, Noticia, and more than 80 other publications, is proud to bring together the most extraordinary labor members to connect, support one another, conduct business, and build community.

Leaders of Labor recognizes the achievements and contributions of outstanding individuals who have created a significant impact in the workers’ rights movement in New York.

The event is part of the Schneps Events ultimate networking events that supports, celebrates and connects extraordinary individuals across the New York metro area. The Leaders of Labor event includes a VIP Power Hour where honorees connect during the ultimate networking cocktail hour, and culminates in a high-energy celebratory awards ceremony.

The event takes place at Terrace on the Park, 52-11 111th St., Queens, at Flushing Meadows Park.

Leaders of Labor Honorees

Oren Barzilay, EMS Local 2057-Uniformed EMT’s, Paramedics & Fire Inspectors of the FDNY

Kyle Bragg, 32BJ SEIU

Peter Coradi, American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO

Shaun D. Francois I, District Council 37 & Local 372

Karen Ignagni, EmblemHealth


Patrick B. Jenkins, Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates

Patrick J. Lynch, NYC Police Benevolent Association

Mike Prohaska, Local 79 Laborers International Union

Hon. Jessica Ramos, NYS State Senator, Chair on Committee of Labor

Wayne Spence, Public Employees Federation

Manuel Vilar, Police Benevolent Association of New York State

For more information on tickets, nominations, and sponsorships please contact Director of Events Demetra Mattone at [email protected] or at 718-260-4512.