Stephanie Giddens, Vickery Trading Company, Cheryl Calvin, The Store in Lake Highlands; David Preziosi, Preservation Dallas; Congressman Jeb Hensarling; Wende Stevenson, Momo Italian Kitchen; Alan Walne, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden; and Andrea Sanders, Chairman of GEDCC. Not pictured: John and Marquetta Tilton, Lucky Dog Books.
2017 Business Award Winners
Jeb Hensarling Business of the Year Lucky Dog Books
Chairman’s Award Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Entrepreneur of the Year Momo Italian Kitchen
Live Local Award The Store in Lake Highlands Vickery Trading Company
R. S. Munger Business Pioneer Preservation Dallas
2016 Business award winners
Photo by Carol Hensley FRONT ROW: Hon. Kenneth Sheets, Jane DeNike, Echo Boutique; Michelle Kitto, Urban Spools; Ross Williams, Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP, Teresa Bond, Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center. BACK ROW: Karen Fling, East Lake Veterinary Hospital; Todd DePue, Echo Boutique; Camille Liebbe, White Rock Life Magazine; Jeri Letteer, Republic TItle-Lakewood; Rick Wamre, Advocate Media.
Jeb Hensarling Business of the Year Award East Lake Veterinary Hospital / Karen Fling, DVM
Chairman’s Award Ross Williams / Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP
Entrepreneur of the Year Echo Boutique / Jane De Nike & Todd Urban Spools / Michelle Kitto
Live Local Award Dallas Comedy House Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center White Rock Life Magazine R. S. Munger Business Pioneer Rick Wamre / Advocate Media
Lake & Garden District People’s Choice Business of the Year 2016 Republic Title - Lakewood
Runners Up My Lawn Mower & Me Dallas Tree Surgeons Echo Boutique White Rock Life Magazine
JEB HENSARLING AWARD FOR BUSINESS OF THE YEAR: This award is given to recognize the outstanding East Dallas business of the year. ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR: This award is presented for Entrepreneurial Achievements and noted Individual successes during the past year. CHAIRMAN'S AWARD: This award is presented for outstanding community and Chamber support by a company and/or an individual associated with the company who has made an outstanding contribution to the community and to the Greater East Dallas Chamber of Commerce. LIVE LOCAL AWARD: This award is given to recognize a small business/small business owner in East Dallas, who is a community leader who supports and gives back to the community. Click to Download nomination form
R.S. Munger Business Pioneer Award:
CRITERIA FOR CONSIDERATION:
Was solely (or at least primarily) responsible for the development of an innovative technology,
creative/artistic concept or process, or business method, model or concept.
Significant East Dallas connection (lives, works here – currently or for a large part of life)