Riso To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
Vincent L. Riso, a prominent real estate developer, has been selected to receive the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the Queens Chamber of Commerce during the chamber's 96th Annual Dinner and Building Awards Presentation on December 3.
The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to individuals who are outstanding in their field, community and support of the Queens Chamber of Commerce and its business initiatives. Riso is currently a board member of St. Mary's Children Hospital in Bayside and was the honoree at St. Mary's Tribute Dinner in 2007. He was also a trustee of St. John's Queens Hospital and has served on the executive board of the Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens.
Riso is a principal at the Briarwood Organization, a family-owned real estate group that develops, builds and manages property throughout Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan and the Bronx. Over the years, he has dedicated his time to serving countless professional boards and organizations, including the New York State Association for Affordable Housing, the Queens Building Association, the New York City Building Commissioner's Industry Cabinet, and the Citizens Housing and Planning Council.