Fauquier Chamber business award nominations open
The Fauquier Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Annual Meeting and Awards Gala will be Nov. 15 at the Stoneridge Events Center in Warrenton.
The event will run from 6 to 9 p.m. with a silent auction and cash bar open at 6. Dinner will be served at 7 with the awards ceremony commencing at 8 p.m. The cost is $55, $65 after Oct. 31 if seating is still available.
The deadline for submitting nominations for awards is Sept. 6. The chamber recognizes four categories each year: Business Person of the Year, Large and Small Business of the Year and Not-for-Profit of the Year.
In 2012, Douglas Marshall of Marshall Consulting Group won Business Person of the Year while Country Chevrolet took home Large Business of the Year.
Sigma Business Management Inc. won Small Business of the Year while the Fauquier County Fair bested all comers in the Not-For-Profit category.
“This is our opportunity to recognize those businesses and individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty, both in the chamber and within the entire business community,” said Chamber president Joe Martin.
Individuals may submit multiple nominations. Please note the criteria are based upon community support, not the number of submissions.
The Fauquier Chamber of Commerce will also be hosting a Business and Home Expo on Sept. 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Fauquier County Fairgounds. The event is free and open to the public.
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