Past Award Recipients


Business Person of the Year


1999: Bill Dennis - Wilmington Super Value
2000: Mike Cripe - Whitmore Ace Hardware
2001: Steve Francis - Grundy Bank
2002: Eric Fisher - Free Press Newspapers
2003: Bonnie Southall - The Flower Loft
2004: Bill Welch - Sunrise Country Cafe
2005: Ralph "Tuffy" Stevens - Tuffy's Lounge and Patio
2006: Angelo Aggelopoulos - Angelo's Inc. 
2007: Jim Reeves, Reeves Funeral Home
2008: Scott Cameron -Camz Retro and Route 66 Root Beer
2009: Gary Geiss - G&D Tire and Alignment
2010: Larry ClennonClennon Electric
2011: Kirk Bellettini - Bellettini Foods
2012: Linnea Nelson - Berkot's Super Foods
2013: Eddie Larson D'Orazio Ford
2014: Trudy Curtis - Trinity Services
2015: Henry Bale The Bale Agency
2016: Julius "Sippi" Shell - Wee-Sip Liquors
2017: Rick Smith and Denise Issert - The Mar Theatre
2018: Tully Garrett and Holly Barker - The Launching Pad

Scholarship Recipient

 

2010: Ceara Viano
2012: Angela Brandon
2013: Corina Sorensen
2014: Andrew Liaromatis
2015: Faith Moore
2016: Allison Anderson
2018: Matthew Nutt