HENDERSON, Nev. – Henderson Chamber of Commerce and the City of Henderson’s Economic Development/Redevelopment Division held Henderson’s 15th Annual Economic Development and Small Business Awards Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas.
The following won in their categories:
CITY OF HENDERSON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AWARDS
Economic Development Project of the Year Award (presented by Barbra Coffee)
Expansion Project of the Year Award (presented by Barbra Coffee)
Redevelopment Project of the Year Award (presented by Chet Opheikens)
Private Sector Person of the Year Award (presented by Barbra Coffee)
Windom Kimsey, President/CEO for Tate Snyder Kimsey Architects
O’Callaghan Public Sector Person of the Year Award (presented by Mayor Andy Hafen)
Terry Culp, Deputy Director of Nevada Industry Excellence
HENDERSON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SMALL BUSINESS AWARDS
Ambassador of the Year Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Darlene Magolski of Manpower of Southern Nevada
Board Member of the Year Award (presented by Bob Anderson)
Dr. John Hawk of Nevada State High School
Outstanding Customer Service (presented by D.J. Allen)
Outstanding Nonprofit Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Josh Stevens Foundation
Outstanding Community Service Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Mikel’s Fine Art Photography
All in the Family Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Omelet House Family Restaurant
Innovation Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Las Vegas Distillery
Business on the RISE Award (presented by D.J. Allen)
Galaxy Luxury Theatres
Green Award (presented by Steve Orrico)
Noble Award (presented by Laird Noble Sanders)
Tim Brooks of Emerald Island Casino
“Our goal with these awards is to highlight both the big and the small businesses that are making a significant impact on the Henderson community,” said Scott Muelrath, president and CEO of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce. “Economic development is critically important to our success as a community, and the work these individuals and businesses are doing is not going unnoticed.”
Henderson Chamber members nominated local businesses for the awards, and a committee chose three finalists in each category that were voted on by the membership.
The Henderson Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit, professional organization committed to promoting and supporting member businesses.
For more information, call the Henderson Chamber of Commerce at 702-565-8951 or visit hendersonchamber.com.