GREATER BEVERLY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FOURTH ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS - Feb 26, 2015
On February 26th, The Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce hosted the 4th Annual Business Awards at Danversport Yacht Club to celebrate the persverance and commitment of the business talent and the innovative spirit that exists within our local business communities. The Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce staff and Board of Directors wanted to recognize the exceptional talent of the business men and women who make a difference in the Beverly, Danvers, Hamilton and Wenham business communities. Jo Broderick, Dean of College Relations at Montserrat College of Art and past Chamber President was the Master of Ceremonies. It was a well-attended event with 325 people in attendance who came to recognize our local business leaders.
The following business men and women had received the following awards:
Young Entrepreneur of the Year: Keanu Burke & Tim Burke of Bonaloop
Family Business of the Year: Emerson Family of Putnam Pantry
Non Profit of the Year: North Shore Elder Services
Sole Proprietor of the Year: Lauren Poussard of Lauren Poussard Photography
Small Business of the Year: Hamilton Bookkeeping
Large Business of the Year: Blue Vase Marketing
Citizen of the Year: John Archer of Archer Insurance
Corporate Citizen of the Year: Beverly Bank
Business Person of the Year: Stephen Immerman, Ed.D. of Montserrat College of Art
The Leslie S. Ray Hall of Fame Award was presented to Bill Hanney of the North Shore Music Theatre for his service to Greater Beverly communities and his support to our local Chamber of Commerce. The award was handed out by Dave Ray of Leslie S. Ray Insurance and former Hall of Fame inductee and Past Beverly Mayor, William Scanlon.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Premier Sponsor: Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health.
Major Sponsors: Beverly Bank, Eastern Bank, Institution for Savings, North Shore Music Theatre
Corporate Sponsors: , Blue Vase Marketing, Leslie S. Ray Insurance, Marblehead Bank North Shore 104.9FM
North Shore Bank, Salem Five Bank
Supporting Sponsors: Greater Beverly YMCA, MassPay Payroll Services, Vesey & Weeks. PC, R&L Associates