HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2019 Champions Dinner
HONORING JACK KOPNISKY
PRESIDENT AND CEO, STERLING NATIONAL BANK
On Thursday, May 9, 2019, Jack Kopnisky, President and CEO of Sterling National Bank, was honored with the 2019 Champion Award for his contributions and dedication to Junior Achievement of New York.
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