ORISKANY — New York State Senate Deputy Minority Leader Joseph Griffo, R-47, Rome, Friday presented Fiber Instrument Sales in Oriskany with a New York State Senate Empire Award. The award recognizes business.
Fiber Instrument Sales was founded by Frank Giotto in 1985. The company is a manufacturer and full-line distributor of communication fiber optics; test equipment, connectors, cable and cable assemblies; tools and tool kits; fiber optic consumable products; cabling products; active network equipment; and fiber optic security systems and components.
The business employs more than 220 people and serves more than 11,000 national and international customers and all segments of the fiber optics industry.
“It was an honor to present this award to Frank Giotto and his team at Fiber Instrument Sales,” Sen. Griffo said. “This thriving company employs hundreds of people, has made significant and positive contributions to the community and region and has consistently demonstrated that they are an industry leader with a strong presence nationally and throughout the world.”
“We greatly appreciate that Sen. Griffo has chosen to honor us with a New York State Empire Award,” said Giotto, President of Fiber Instrument Sales. “From the very beginning, Fiber Instrument Sales has strived to grow, educate and innovate, and we are looking forward to continuing to do that in the years ahead.”