Eugene Gluck was named acting managing director of the by council members earlier this month.
Gluck runs his own Southold-based multimedia promotion company which helps businesses develop storefront an online presence. He brings more than 20 years of experience in marketing and promotions, helping various organizations such as the (six years as its vice-president and current Board member), the(past treasurer), the (past treasurer), and the
"We are confident that Mr. Gluck’s expertise as well as working both within and for nonprofit organizations will be a tremendous asset to the North Fork Promotion Council as we look for more strategic initiatives to promote local businesses on the North Fork," read a statement from the council.
Gluck replaces Andrea Parks, who left the North Fork Promotion Council on Nov. 30 to work as director of development for nursing facility in Greenport.
Last February, the North Fork Promotion Council celebrated its 25th anniversary with the unveiling of a new website at . The council began 25 years ago as the Southold Transportation Council, a group made up of chamber of commerce members with the intention of marketing the North Fork in a new way. It evolved into the North Fork Promotion Council in 1995 and now represents 350 local businesses, including the and , the , the, the Transportation Commission, the North Fork Antique Dealers Association, the , the North Fork Heritage Alliance and the