By ALYSSA LOWE
Manager of Marketing & Communications, Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce
The Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for their Annual Chamber Membership Banquet. Community and business members may nominate for the following:
- 2014 Man and Woman of the Year Award
- Dimensions of Excellence
- Employer of the Year Award
- Government Excellence Award
- Young Adult Professional Award.
Nominees for Man and Woman of the year should include any person who has resided in Kosciusko County for at least five years and has made a positive impact on the quality of life in the county.
The Dimension of Excellence Business Award nominees should be a business that has contributed to growth in employment in Kosciusko County, has a new capital investment, an improvement in sales, longevity, carries a unique service, product, or process, or has had significant community involvement and support.
The Kosciusko Business Leadership Employer of the Year Award is given to employers who demonstrate outstanding achievements in promoting supported employment, making accommodations, and including people with disabilities in their place of work.
The Government Excellence Award includes any official who has performed a particular service or overall effectiveness in office on behalf of the residents within Kosciusko County; is currently in any level of government office or has been out of office no more than two years; and has demonstrated commitment to supporting business.
The Young Adult Professional nominees should be any person who is 39 years or younger and employed in Kosciusko County. They should demonstrate leadership, initiative and dedication in pursuing their careers and commitments outside of work.
These highly anticipated award winners will be announced at the Annual Chamber Membership Banquet in January. To nominate a business or individual visit www.kchamber.com and download a form or call the Kosciusko Chamber at (574) 267-6311. Submissions are due Nov. 3.