The Cayuga County Office of Tourism Announces 2022 Annual Meeting Awards

The Cayuga County Tourism Office is very excited to announce the recipients of this years Annual Meeting Awards. The tourism office will recognize the awardees during their Annual Meeting to be held on Tuesday, June 7 at the Inns of Aurora.

CongrAnnual Meeting 2022 Sweets by Saraatulations Winners:

  1. Special Recognition 2022: Spirit of Harriet Tubman: Kim Szewczyk, Senior Interpretive Specialist, NSP
    For her passion and dedication to educating others. For being a champion of history and tourism in Cayuga County.
  2. Sustainability in Action 2022: Reuse Refuge, Lucy Janssen 
    For helping lead the way to a more sustainable lifestyle for the residents and visitors of Cayuga County.
  3. Best New Business 2022: Sweets By Sarah Bakery, Sarah Welkley
    Best and sweetest new business in Cayuga County. Home to the 1lb. cinnamon roll!


annual meeting 2022The Cayuga County Office of Tourism Awards recognize local individuals or business who have made extraordinary contributions to promote tourism in Cayuga County. This year’s winners are inspirational leaders in our community and embody the core values of DEI and Sustainability. Lucy Janssen of Reuse Refuge stated: “It’s definitely been our pleasure to bring more sustainability into our community!”





The Cayuga County Office Convention and Visitors Bureau Inc. was established in 1995 as Cayuga County’s official tourism promotion agency. Our mission is to promote, support and increase tourism and thereby stimulate economic growth and improve the quality of life for area residents.