2015 Ohio County Chamber of Commerce Awards
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD -- SMall BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
SALON C - Carolyn Bunch, Salon C owner, accepts the People's Choice Award for Small Business of the Year. This award, nominated and voted on by the public was presented to a business with fewer than 25 employees that has demonstrated sound business practices, leadership, productivity and quality, sound employee relations and a commitment to the broader community.
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD -- RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR
LIL STEVIE'S - STEPHEN EDGE ACCEPTS THE AWARD FOR LIL STEVIE'S, CHOSEN BY THE VOTING PUBLIC AS THE BEST PLACE TO EAT IN OHIO COUNTY.
People's choice award -- Large business OF THE YEAR
Rice's pharmacy - David Figg, Rice's, accepts the People's Choice Award for Large Business of the Year. This award, nominated and voted on by the public was presented to a business with more than 25 employees that has demonstrated sound business practices, leadership, productivity and quality, sound employee relations and a commitment to the broader community.
New business/ENTREPRENeuR OF THE YEAR
National Office Furniture - The award was presented in recognition of the initiativeand innovation demonstrated in the new product line startup at the Fordsville plant.
Chamber member OF THE YEAR
State representative tommy thompson - This award was presented to Representative Thompson in appreciation of his continuing active interest in the well-being of the Chamber and his significant contribution to the overall success of the Chamber.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
HAYWARD SPINKS - This award recipient is chosen by the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Having been involved in business for a many years, Mr. Spinks has proven a commitment to doing business in Ohio County and demonstrated business leadership and sound business practices. He has shown a dedication to employees and the broader community.
NANCY WARNICK AWARD
CHARLOTTE WHITTAKER - This award is an Annual Award that has been given for several years by the Board of Directors in memory of Nancy Warnick who was a strong supporter of the Chamber and the Ohio County Community. Mrs. Whittaker was chosen for her commitment to Ohio County and the Chamber.
2014 Ohio County Chamber of Commerce Awards
EntreprenuEr of the Year
Chamber Member OF THE YEAR