• 2019 Business Person of the Year Nomination Form

    The OACC will present the 2019 Impact Awards at the luncheon on December 5, 2019. Winners will be featured on the Chamber's website and in Chamber social media. If you are interested in nominating someone for the Business Person of the Year please complete this form by September 5, 2019.

    Nominees must be an active Chamber member in good standing, uphold the value proposition of the Orion Area Chamber of Commerce, and may not have won the award in the past five years.

    Submission deadline: September 5, 2019


    The Business Person of the Year is either the primary owner or a management level professional directly responsible for leading the business. This individual not only runs a successful local business, but also reflects a commitment to social responsibility and exemplifies strong community and Chamber involvement. In addition, this individual exemplifies a positive social and/or economic impact in the Orion Area.

    Past Award Winners

    2018: Brian Birney, The Birney Directive
    2017: Dr. Christopher Bennett, Orion Family Spinal Center
    2016: Drew Ciora, Lockhart's BBQ
    2015: Matt Pfeiffer, Northern Flooring & Interiors
    2014: Roberto Vecchi, Buffalo Wild Wings
    2013: Joe Zimmer, Culver's Lake Orion
    2012: Larry Buss, Jet's Pizza
    2011: Neal Porter, Vette Products
    2010: Kathleen Klein, Waste Management
    2009: John Cooper, Golling Buick GMC
    Thank you for your nomination. Please enter your contact information as indicated below:
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