• Ken Marcus, Outstanding Businessperson of 2021

    For Immediate Release
    The Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Ken Marcus was selected as our Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce 2021 Outstanding Businessperson of the Year. 
    Each year the Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce encourages members to select an Honoree to receive this prestigious award.  The Honoree must meet the following criteria:

    • Active Member of the Chamber of Commerce
    • Owns or manages a business located in the community
    • Has made a significant contribution to the local economy, to the advancement of the Chamber and has made a meaningful and important contribution to the general welfare of the local community.
    The Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors unanimously agreed that Ken fully meets and exceeds these criteria and is proud to recognize him as our 2021 Honoree.
    Kenneth Marcus is the owner of the Marcus Family Agency with Allstate... a full-service insurance agency that covers the entire state of New York, while specializing in addressing the individual needs of local residents.  He has a true passion for helping families in our Daler community better understand how to protect what's important to them. 

    Ken has been very active in the Farmingdale community since acquiring his office in 2013.  He is a dedicated member of the Farmingdale Breakfast Rotary Club and proudly serves on the Board of Directors of the Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce. Ken strongly believes that it is important to give back.  That is why he is also involved with sponsorships to the Farmingdale Community Summit Council, the Farmingdale Annual Comedy Night, Island Harvest, Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Ocular Immunology and Uveitis Foundation, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and Blessings in a Backpack.  "I love what I do and enjoy being a local business owner helping people in Farmingdale."

    In response to his being recognized as Business Person of the Year, Ken said:  “I can’t express enough, how proud I am to serve alongside such an incredible group of people and for them to consider me as a contributing business owner in this awesome community.”
    Please join us to celebrate!
    Thursday, October 28, 2021 | 6 - 9 pm
    The Garden at Croxley's, 190 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY
    Free admission | Complimentary appetizers | Cash Bar
    Members and guests - all are welcome but please RSVP to
    Ken will also be recognized at the NCCC’s 2021 Outstanding Businessperson of the Year Awards and Legislative Breakfast.  The Breakfast is scheduled on Friday, October 29, 2021 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury from 7 am to 10 am.