Senator Owen H. Johnson joined members and guests of the West Islip Chamber of Commerce (WICC) for their 2012 Installation Breakfast on January 25, 2012 at the American Legion Post #1738 in West Islip. Islip Town Supervisor Tom Croci was the Honorary Guest Speaker to over 50 attendees. WICC Officers were sworn in by Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter. Dan Toomey of Atlantic Auto Malls was awarded "Merchant of the Year."
Photograph left to right: Trish Bergin Weichbrodt, Islip Town Councilwoman; Belinda Rubino, Vice President, WICC (Owner of Sweet Spot Marketing); Angie Carpenter, Suffolk County Treasurer; Dan Farrell, Treasurer, WICC; Maria Pecorale (Owner of Hawley Corner Gift Shop); Owen H. Johnson, NY State Senator; Diane Fontana, President, WICC (Owner of A Perfect View Custom Window Fashions); Arnold Merkitch, Recording Secretary, WICC; Tom Croci, Islip Town Supervisor; Jim Jackson (Owner of Farrells of Brooklyn Restaurant/Bar); Ray Rendina, Executive Vice President, WICC (Of Boyd - Spencer Funeral Home); Maria Figalora, West Islip Association; Nancy Donohue, Vice President of Programs, WICC, President, West Islip Symphony Orchestra; Rob DeStephano (Owner of West Islip Wines & Liquors); Margaret Campise, President, West Islip Breast Cancer Coalition; Irene Munno, Attorney; and Steve Flotteron, Islip Town Councilman.