Business Recognition Luncheon

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
KI Convention Center

The 30th Annual Business Recognition Luncheon is a time to celebrate and recognize individuals and businesses for their success and commitment to the economic prosperity of our region. It is time to honor these individuals and business in the following categories:

Business Person of the Year

  -Recognize a local business leader who has demonstrated achievement in ownership or management of a small business, or who has made significant contributions to the small business environment in the Greater Green Bay area. 

Cornerstone Award

-Recognize a local company that has demonstrated growth in sales, employees and/or service since its inception. Additionally, it will show active participation in the business community and makes an impact on the local community with involvement in associations and volunteer groups.

Entrepreneurial Award

- Recognize a locally owned or operated company doing business at least two but not more than five years. The business will have demonstrated a creative business approach and current success. It will have had impact on the local business community.

Growth Award

-Recognize a business that is locally owned and operated, in business at least three years, and under current ownership has demonstrated significant or continuous growth in sales, service and number of employees.

Special Accomplishment Award

-Occasionally there are special circumstances that have occurred in the past year(s) deserving this award, that recognizes a small business, an organization or a person for extraordinary achievement other than excellence in entrepreneurialism, business growth or cornerstone contributions.

Enivornementally Friendly

-Presented to locally owned company doing business for more than two years that has taken actions to become more environmentally friendly or has invented or distributed products to assist other companies in becoming more environmentally friendly. (No longer awarded)

Family Friendly Workplace Award

-Presented to a company doing business for more than two years that is committed to thier employees and have implemented family-friendly policies to assist in balancing the responsiblities or work and family life. (No longer awarded)


To nominate an individual or company, please click on the link above for each award. Nominations are open for 2018. 

Past recipients of the Business Recognition Awards - click here.

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager at 920.593.3419 or