Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Recognizes those members who best exemplify the essence of the definition of “entrepreneur” – the organizer of an economic venture. One who organizes, promotes, owns/manages and assumes the risk of a business or enterprise that they started.

Bill Barker

Casa del Taco and Old Canal Smoke House 2019

Jon Bell

JB Express Inc. 2018

Kevin Ross

Landmark Properties 2017

Chad Walters

C. Walters Management/ Valero 2016

Jackie Shope

First Capital Answering Service 2015

Neil Coleman

Neil Coleman Insurance Services 2014

Dave Pinkerton

Advanced Services Heating & Cooling 2013

Jeff Marshall

Printex Same-Day Printing 2012

Jim Bumen

Scioto Valley Precast 2011

June and Tom Haynes

Subway Restaurants 2010

Jim Bambenek

NAPA Auto Parts 2009

Carl Janes

Save-A-Lot 2008

Mike Hall

Aadvantage Tent Fittings 2007

Greg Wells

Sunrush Construction 2006

Bill Herrnstein

Herrnstein Chrysler 2005

Robert Litter

Litter Industries 2004

Pat McAllister

CP Management 2003

Jerry Whited and Don Seigneur

Whited Seigneur Sams & Rahe 2002

Charles Stevens

RLS Recycling 2001

Larry Vitatoe

Vitatoe Industries 2000

Tom White

Accurate Heating and Cooling 1999

Benney Haller

Haller Funeral Home 1998

Jim Doersam

Doersam Marketing/Petron Oil 1997

Ron Fewster

RHF Enterprises/McDonald’s 1996

Rodney Winegardner

WHR Company 1995

Chris Hanners

Chillicothe Paints 1994

Wilbur Poole

IBI Construction 1993

John Gunning Jr.

Family Vision Centers

John Robertson

Telesis/Infosight 1991

Joe Waters

The Recording Workshop 1990

David Simmons

Craftsman Printing 1989

Ed Kunzelman

Petland Inc. 1988

Tim Hartsock

Hartsock Ag

 

Corporate Citizenship Award

Honors a business that exemplifies excellent corporate citizenship in giving back to the communities in which it operates, enhancing the economic health and quality of life of its employees and its community. Award introduced in 2015

Janney Montgomery Scott 2019

The Scioto Society 2018

Kenworth 2017

Adena Health System 2016

Megan Brumfield

McDonald’s Restaurants 2015

 

Legacy Award

Honors members of our community and/or families who have been part of the chamber and business community for at least 25 years. It is both a testament to the member and their commitment to service. Award introduced in 2015.

Haller Funeral Home 2019

Hirsch Fruit Farm 2018

Globe Furniture 2017

The Ware Family

Ware Funeral Home 2016

The McKell Family

Horizon Telcom 2015

Young Professional Of The Year

Recognizes a young professional who is engaged in education/career development, demonstrates leadership in their field, and is active in civic or charitable activities.

Ben Daughters 2019

Briana Hood 2018

Seth Ash 2017