CHAMBER LEADERSHIP AWARDS
BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR AWARD
This award honors a business person who is committed to local economic development and community leadership/service by contributing time, expertise and/or resources for the betterment of Maplewood and/or Richmond Heights. Individual must be a registered Chamber Member.
CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARD
This award honors a citizen who has worked passionately and tirelessly to promote Maplewood and/or Richmond Heights as a great place to live, work and visit. He/She consistently performs extraordinary acts on behalf of others and efforts have enhanced the quality of life for members of the community.
CHAMBER BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD
Established in 2011, the Chamber Business of the Year Award is an award that recognizes a Chamber business who demonstrated an exceptional contribution to their industry or community within the past year. Nominated businesses should be a model business, with a reputation of excellence in one or more of the following areas: Industry Achievement, Revenue Growth, Outstanding Customer Service, Innovative products and services, creative marketing endeavors, and community involvement.
THE MARTY AWARD
The Marty Award is the Mid County Chamber of Commerce’s highest honor. It will be awarded from time to time to individuals who distinquish themselves as a righteous and effective leader who perform selfless acts of service to business community. The Marty Award was established in 2019 in honor of long-time Maplewood City Manager, Marty Corcoran. His service to the community was his life’s work and he freely gave of his professional and personal time, energy, and resources to make Maplewood the community it is today. He was a champion for the Chamber of Commerce, and worked tirelessly to serve, support, and grow the business community and local economy. Nominees for the Marty Award should personify the traits above.