2017 Business Person of the Year
The Lancaster by the Bay Chamber of Commerce announces the selection of Jeff Szyperski as their business person of the year. Jeff was nominated by his business peers with overwhelming support. Chamber Executive Director Anne Paparella said the nominations for Jeff spoke highly of his business leadership attributes as well as the countless hours and commitment he has given towards our community.
Szyperski is the CEO and Chairman of Chesapeake Financial Shares as well as CEO of Chesapeake Bank. His impact on this community resonated with all of his peers that supported and nominated him for the honor. Additionally, his support of local businesses and his leadership has sought to bring economic development to Lancaster County. As founding director of Lead Northern Neck he has assured that numerous other business leaders would continue to bring the community forward. Szyperski is noted for his ability to relate to all people from all walks of life.
The Chamber wishes to thank Jeff for his efforts and leadership, and convey their appreciation for keeping our community viable and headed toward the future.