The Labor Guild is delighted to announce our 2015 CGA Awardees !

On October 8th, four outstanding individuals were selected by their peers to be honored for the professional competence, moral integrity, and personal commitment, they bring to the furtherance of effective,  productive and healthy labor-management relations.


CONGRATULATIONS to Gina, John, Diane and Rick!



THE FATHER EDWARD F. BOYLE AWARD (AUXILIARY). GINA ALONGI, Executive Director, Massachusetts Coalition of Taft-Hartley Trust Funds, and Administrator of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 4 Benefit Funds.

ATTORNEY AWARD,  DIANE PATRICK, ESQ., Co-Managing Partner, Ropes & Gray

MANAGEMENT AWARD,  JOHN CANNISTRARO, Jr., JC Cannistraro LLC, Boston Heating and Cooling


SAVE THIS PARTY DATE – December 4th!  This year’s Awards will be presented at the 49th Cushing-Gavin Awards Dinner on Friday, December 4, 2015. at a new location — The Boston Park Plaza Hotel — Cocktails at 6 pm | Dinner at 7 pm. 

This unique event gathers the labor-management community together to celebrate these four extraordinary professionals and the start of the holiday season. As the Labor Guild’s primary fundraiser, the CGA Dinner’s proceeds supports the Guild’s work, programs and services.

This year’s CGA Dinner Co-Chairs are two wonderful Guilders:  Francis X. Callahan, President, Massachusetts Building Trades Council, and Joel Boone, Director of Human Resources, Stop & Shop.

Please join us for a wonderful evening!  For more information – or to purchase tickets, a program ad, or make a donation.

For any questions or requests, please contact us at or call 781-340-7887.



Share This