Karin M. Caro, president and chief executive of BluChip Marketing in Bohemia, will be one of three top Long Island executives to be honored at the 12th annual luncheon sponsored by the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women LI. The luncheon is to be held on February 13th, 2012 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.
About 950 people are expected to attend, according to Kath Munch, the Heart Association's regional vice president. Honorees are selected by a committee based on their commitment to the association's goals and their fundraising ability, Munch said.
Caro, president and chief executive of BluChip Marketing, has a degree in child psychology, is the mother of four children, and has worked with her husband, A.J. Caro, in starting several other Long Island-based businesses. BluChip Marketing serves a variety of clients, including hotels, restaurants and venues, real-estate firms, and non-profits.
The other 2013 honorees are Laura Pelaccio, a senior vice president at Signature Bank and Emma Q. Li, chairwoman of ANZ Pharmaceuticals of Deer Park. The event will include workshops, a silent auction, networking, and lunch. North Shore University Hospital of Manhasset is a major sponsor of the event.