Hunts Point produce firms honored at 22nd annual tent party
by | October 28, 2009
BRONX, NY -- Although the weather was unseasonably cold and damp, the atmosphere was warm and inviting at the Hunts Point Economic Development Corp.'s 22nd annual business reception, known locally as the Hunts Point Tent Party, held here Oct. 15 on the grounds New Fulton Fish Market at Hunts Point.
Several local dignitaries addressed approximately 350 people who attended the event, which is a celebration of the food industry at one of the larger food distribution centers in the country.
Two Hunts Point produce firms, as well as an employee of a third, were honored by the organization.