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SCWCC & Accolades 20th Business Leader of the Year Award Luncheon
Couldn't make it to Accolades? Here's what you missed ... Senator Mark Udall shared congratulatory remarks with attendees at the SCWCC 20th Anniversary Celebration on August 20. See the full presentation here >>
A generous lineup of sponsors made the entire event possible, along with fabulous work by Forte Events owner and board member Tami Forero, whose Roaring Twenties theme was a big hit ... and donors made the SCWCC Foundation Fundraiser a great success.
Attendees received a special publication containing a retrospective history of SCWCC, Accolades winners, nominees, board info, sponsor promotions, feature articles, timeline, commentary from Past Presidents plus a print Member Directory ... and much more!
Emceed by KXRM Fox21 Morning News Anchor Kimberly Price, the program recognized an outstanding lineup of award nominees, former awardees and past board presidents.
Speakers included founding SCWCC President Jan Weiland, who recalled the first Accolades program and its presenter, LaRae Orullian ... former Mayor Mary Lou Makepeace honored Judy Noyes ... Judi Lakin re-visited the 10th Anniversary celebration ... Dr. Leslie Eldridge outlined the governance change that re-shaped the organization in 2008 ... and Meredith Masse shared the organization's plans for the next 20 years.
Each year since 1994, the SCWCC has recognized a remarkable individual who exemplifies the qualities of outstanding leadership, exceptional business acumen and selfless service to the community.
Businesses and non-profit organizations are invited to submit nominations, and the Business Leader of the Year is named at the Accolades Award Luncheon held each August.