Resolution J3037-2013

Honoring Jay Ireland upon the occasion of his induction into the Shenendehowa Hall of Distinguished Alumni



  • May 30, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 24, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  honoring  Jay  Ireland upon the occasion of his
induction into the Shenendehowa Central School District Hall of  Distin-
guished Alumni

WHEREAS,  The  State  of New York takes great pride in acknowledging its
esteemed residents who have distinguished themselves in their community;
  WHEREAS, Jay Ireland will be inducted into  the  Shenendehowa  Central
School  District Hall of Distinguished Alumni as part of the first class
of inductees during the Shenendehowa Educational Foundation's Green  and
White Gala to be held at the Hilton Garden Inn on June 8, 2013; and
  WHEREAS, Jay graduated from Shenendehowa High School in 1973; and
  WHEREAS, He has worked for General Electric for over 32 years; and
  WHEREAS, Jay is currently president and CEO of GE Africa; and
  WHEREAS, He is a GE officer and member of its corporate council; and
  WHEREAS,  Jay was recently honored as International Business Leader of
the Year by Africa Investor, an investment advisory firm; and
  WHEREAS, His success as a business leader will long inspire  Shenende-
howa students; and
  WHEREAS,  His  induction  into  the  Hall of Distinguished Alumni is a
lasting and fitting tribute to his legacy; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
honor  Jay  Ireland  as  he  is  inducted  into the Shenendehowa Hall of
Distinguished Alumni; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Jay Ireland.


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