2019 A+ Awards DinnerName: 2019 A+ Awards DinnerDate: October 3, 2019Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDTRegistration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.Event Description:
ANNUAL A+ AWARDS DINNER
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Hadley Farms Meeting House
Reserved Table of 10 $750
Each year, the Chamber takes a moment to collectively celebrate the outstanding achievements of community members and entities that contribute to the growth and well-being of the place we choose to work and live. The Amherst Area Chamber seeks to honor those in our community that lives out the Chamber's mission to create, maintain and promote a vital, thriving business climate throughout the Amherst area and to initiate and support the civic, educational, recreational and economic well being of the Amherst Area.
2019 AwardeesLifetime Achievement AwardParmar Family, Pioneer Valley Hotel GroupLeader in InnovationAmherst Innovative LivingLeader in SustainabilityLaura Draucker, Amherst CollegeYoung Professional AwardCarolyn Forcade, Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship at UMass Amherst & The Travel UnicornCommunity ServiceLisa Solowiej and Jocelyn Potter, Neighborhood Food Project at Amherst Survival CenterChamber MVPJessye Deane, Community Action Pioneer Valley & F45 Training Hampshire MeadowsRead full press release about awardees and their accomplishments here.
Description of Awards
Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes an individual for their outstanding contributions to the Amherst Area over their career and the lasting impact their work will have on future generations.
Leader in Innovation Award recognizes entrepreneurs who craft creative solutions and redefine the way Amherst lives, works, and learns.
Leader in Sustainability Award recognizes a business, organization, or individual for their contribution to creating a sustainable Amherst, preserving and ensuring its vitality for future generations.
Young Professional Award honors a young professional who has a positive presence in and has made a significant impact in the Amherst Area.
Community Service Award honors a business, non-profit, or individual which has benefited the lives of the Amherst Area community through their work and outreach.
Chamber MVP is an individual who truly embodies the mission of the Amherst Area Chamber as a convener, connector, and catalyst for business and community development.