BKC, CPAs, PC is presenting sponsor for the Hunterdon County Business Hall of Fame established by the Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Thee Foundation’s Mission is to advance the interests of the Hunterdon County business community through business resources, economic & workforce development, leadership development, tourism, philanthropy, and the promotion of civic, educational, cultural and economic interests of the region.
The Hunterdon County Business Hall of Fame has been established to honor current and past business leaders, businesses & organizations, who have made important contributions to the Hunterdon County business community. The Hunterdon County Business Hall of Fame will bring a spotlight to those that have demonstrated exceptional leadership, innovation, ethics and vision.
The Foundation Board annually will select inductees to the Hall of Fame in several categories. The 2017 inductees and the honor they will receive are:
- Custom Alloy: Pioneer Award – a business established 100 or more years ago that brought growth, prestige and new industry to early Hunterdon County
- Peter G. Verniero, former New Jersey Supreme Court Justice and Attorney General; and the Creter Family of Flemington Granite and Architectural Supply: Distinguished Leader – individuals that have enhanced the community, fostered business and community partnership through their leadership, courageous thought and entrepreneurial spirit;
- ShopRite of Hunterdon County: Contemporary Award – a commercial, for-profit business established less than 100 years ago currently operating and based in Hunterdon County that brings economic growth, prosperity and innovation to the
- George Large and Edwin Large; and Red Mill Museum Village: Essence of Hunterdon – an organization or individual that has enhanced the community, fostered business and community partnership through leadership, courageous thought and entrepreneurial spirit.
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