2016 Annual Meeting Award Categories
Lifetime Achievement Award
Recognizes individuals who have had an immeasurable impact on our community over a sustained period.
Business of the Year Awards
Recognizes businesses in three different categories that have evidence of growth relative to the rest of the industry in employees, sales volume, and profitability. Categories include:
· Small Business (1-10 employees)
· Medium Business (11-50 employees)
· Large Business (51+ employees)
Morgan Hutton Visionary Award
Recognizes government leaders for special contributions or achievements that improve Bloomington’s business climate through a vision
of true resourcefulness, innovation, and accomplishment.
Lloyd Olcott Community Service Award
Recognizes individuals or businesses that provide outstanding community service and foster a spirit of volunteerism.
Workforce Development Award
Recognizes individuals or organizations that have created opportunities for industry-specific education, training and/or mentoring, and general career-exploration activities that help to strengthen and develop Bloomington’s current and future workforce.
Nancy Howard Diversity Award
Recognizes organizations that demonstrate a
commitment to attracting a diverse workforce and maintaining an environment in which all can be successful.
Diane Breeden-Lee Catalyst Award
Recognizes individuals who demonstrate an ability to create consensus and motivate others to
accomplish a greater goal.