On Thursday, November 19, 2015, the MCCC 2015 Business Awards Dinner connected the most influential business and government leaders in the region for a celebration of innovation, achievement, and commitment to the community. See the below for the full list of award winners.
This award is presented to a company on the leading edge of innovation by creating milestones in technology and/or business practices that have enhanced earnings and contributed to the County’s reputation as an outstanding place to do business. Read about Verl Zanders.
This award is presented to an individual or company that demonstrates leadership, innovation, commitment and good corporate citizenship in Montgomery County and beyond. The awardee makes a significant and lasting contribution to the local economy and to the community, has set consistently high standards for financial performance, sound management, and sustained growth over a period of many years.
This award is presented to an individual or company that has demonstrated exemplary business practices and dedicated involvement and unyielding commitment to community service and volunteer programs that enrich the lives of residents of Montgomery County.
This award is presented to an individual approaching or newly retired and has had a substantial impact on the way business is conducted in Montgomery County and who has shown, through many years of active and continuing service, a true commitment to the Community.
This award is presented to an individual or company who demonstrates ecologically-integrated business practices and leads change in the marketplace through the goods and services they provide.
The goal is to recognize a prime contractor who demonstrates excellence in sub-contracting and supports small business to accelerate their success and meets the mission of GovConNet “to promote the economic impact of the federal government presence and to advocate on behalf of the contracting community for business opportunities.”
This award will recognize a public partner that supports the mission of the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce GovConNet “to promote the economic impact of the federal government presence and to advocate on behalf of the contracting community for business opportunities.”
The Small Business Leader award is presented to a successful small business owner or manager with 500 or fewer employees whose business has experienced substantial growth and whose leadership provided a positive impact on the business community in Montgomery County during the past year.
This award is presented to an individual or company that has been successful in business, a leader in promoting free enterprise and a competitive business climate and actively involved in making Montgomery County a great place to live and work.
Special thanks to MCCC Members Precon Events for live event production services and Foundation Digital Media for producing the Verl Zanders Emerging Business of the Year Finalist videos.