Annual Celebration

Save the Date – 2021 Annual Celebration

Mark your calendars!  The New England Council will honor our 2021 New Englanders of the Year during a virtual Annual Celebration on October 18, 2021, at 4:00 p.m.  There will be a pre-show presentation beginning at 3:30 p.m.  Stay tuned for the announcement of our 2021 honorees in the coming weeks!

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available.  If you are interested in sponsoring the program, please contact Larry Zabar at or 617-281-2113.

We are also pleased to announce this year’s event co-chairs:

Watch the 2020 Annual Celebration


About the New Englander of the Year Awards

The highlight of each year’s Annual Dinner is the presentation of the prestigious “New Englander of the Year” awards.  First presented over 40 years ago, the award is meant to honors residents of the New England states for their commitment and contributions in their fields of work, as well as their leadership and impact on the New England region’s quality of life and economy.  Over the years, has honored leaders from both the public and private sectors, including U.S. Senators and Representatives, Governors, cabinet secretaries, college presidents, non-profit executives, and CEOs of some of the region’s most respected and successful businesses.

View past New Englander of the Year Award recipients.


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