2016 TwinWest Business Awards
*Photo Credit: Kristen Miller, Sun Newspapers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Ali Schadow
TwinWest Chamber of Commerce
TwinWest Chamber of Commerce Announces
2016 Entrepreneur of the Year, 2016 Young Professional of the Year, 2016 Community Builder & 2016 Non-Profit Community Builder
At the 2016 TwinWest Business Awards Luncheon held last Thursday, May 26, at the Marriott Minneapolis West, TwinWest Chamber of Commerce named Dave Meyer, BizzyWeb, as the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year; Chris Duffy, Goff Public, as the 2016 Young Professional of the Year; Liberty Diversified International as the 2016 Community Builder of the year and Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners as the 2016 Non-Profit Community Builder of the Year.
BizzyWeb “generates buzz without getting stung!” through their web design, website hosting & online marketing services.
Goff Public provides a wide range of public relations and government relations services, from media relations to coalition building to direct lobbying.
Liberty Diversified International is a family-owned company comprised of seven companies competing in several core markets including paper and packaging, and building products and workplace environments.
Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners provides both emergency and long-term solutions around food and clothing, housing, employment, child care, transportation, and access to resources and healthy community connections in 8 west suburban Hennepin communities.
Over 200 TwinWest members, students, and community friends gathered for the 2016 Business Awards Luncheon at the Marriott Minneapolis West in St. Louis Park on Thursday, May 26. The event was emceed by Media Minefield’s Tim McNiff, with a keynote speech by Joe Nayquonabe, CEO of Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures.
TwinWest would also like to recognize these deserving finalists:
Entrepreneur of the Year
Sharol Tyra, Life Illumination Coaching & Image
Young Professional of the Year
Jeremy Neybert, Two Men & a Truck
Katherine Bomstad Plotnik, Prosperwell Financial
TwinWest is an advocate for business which provides its members opportunities to grow their businesses and improve their communities. TwinWest is a regional chamber serving 10 cities in the western and northwestern suburbs of the Twin Cities, and the surrounding area. For more information, please visit www.twinwest.com.