Pittsburg Area Chamber Annual Banquet Award Winners

Pittsburg Area Chamber Annual Banquet Award Winners
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Members of the Pittsburg area business community came together tonight at Pittsburg’s Memorial Auditorium and Convention Center for the Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Annual Banquet. The chamber recognized several outstanding businesses and individuals at the event.

Award Winners:

Spirit of Pittsburg – Harvey Dean, Founder and CEO of Pitsco Education

Small Business of the Year – SilverCreek Medical Reimbursement Solutions

City of Pittsburg Employer of the Year – CDL Electric Company

Educator of the Year – Eric Gudde, Frontenac High School

Chamber Volunteer of the Year – Pam Henderson, U.S. Senator Jerry Moran’s Office

BEA Bill Coleman Business Partner of the Year – NPC International

BEA Jerry Lindberg Volunteer of the Year – Leah Mackey, The Joplin Globe

BEA Koeta Bryant Education Partner of the Year – Eric Gudde, Frontenac High School

(BEA = Business Education Alliance)

Finalists for the Small Business of the Year Award, sponsored by BKD, LLP, were Pro X Realty, Roto-Rooter of Pittsburg, and SilverCreek Medical Reimbursement Solutions.

The finalists for the Educator of the Year Award, sponsored by Pitsco Education, were Eric Gudde from Frontenac High School, Linda Knoll from Pittsburg Middle School, and Susan Laushman from Pittsburg High School.