or login to your SBJ.net account
Forgot your password or username?
Search only accepts letters and numbers.
SBJ hosts 13th annual Economic Impact Awards
Friday, July 20, 2012 6:31 AM
Longtime Evangel University President Robert Spence receives the Lifetime Achievement in Business Award.
Click here for more photos.
Springfield Business Journal last night held its 13th annual Economic Impact Awards, recognizing businesses and individuals for their roles in shaping the Springfield-area economy. About 200 people attended the event at the newly renovated Ramada Oasis Convention Center.
Longtime Evangel University President Robert Spence received the Lifetime Achievement in Business Award, which has been given to
one influential individual per year
since the award ceremony's inception in 2000.
Morris Oil Co. Inc. received Philanthropic Business of the Year honors, and Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield was chosen as Business Advocate of the Year.
The ceremony also honored companies based on four categories: Knights, for companies in business locally one to five years; Bishops, for companies in business locally six to 15 years; Rooks, for companies in business locally 16 to 29 years; and Kings, for companies in business locally for 30 or more years.
Phoenix Home Care Inc. took home top honors in the Knights category. Finalists were Complete Electrical Solutions LLC and Emery Sapp & Sons Inc.
In the Bishops category, Everything Kitchens LLC received the top honor, and finalists were HealthcareFirst Inc. and Olsson Associates Inc.
Marlin Network Inc. was awarded top recognition in the Rooks category. Finalists were Corporate Business Systems and Warren Davis Properties.
In the Kings category, CoxHealth received top honors, and Associated Wholesale Grocers Inc. and Missouri State University were finalists.
To read more about the companies and individuals honored in the Economic Impact Awards, look to the July 20 Early Friday Digital Edition or the July 23 print edition.
Please fill out the form below to submit a comment. Your comments may be used in Springfield Business Journal’s print editions, along with your username and/or registered name.
Message is a required field.
Captcha entry is not valid, please try again.
A comment must be approved by our staff before it will displayed on the website.
SEARCH SPONSORED BY
Wine Review: Christmas gift suggestions
CoxHealth remodels labor, delivery department
NYSE lists first marijuana-related company
Missouri lawmakers reintroduce right-to-work proposals
Trump: Companies will be punished for leaving US
Princess Cruise Lines to pay $40M fine for pollution
One of St. Louis' largest private companies sold
Trump picks 'king of bankruptcy' as Commerce secretary
Breitbart encourages users to boycott Kellogg's
Foundation gives $198K to 18 nonprofits
Opinion/Letters to the Editor
© 2016 Springfield Business Journal, Springfield, Missouri. All Rights Reserved. To contact SBJ, call (417) 831-3238.