Nomination Form

2019 Nomination Form (doc)

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Year 2019 Annual Awards Criteria

 

  • Business of the Year – Recognizes a  business that stands out among peers in the business community as a  leading organization both in its approach to business and in service to the community. The recipient should demonstrate excellence in overall business operation, including customer service, employee development/relations, site aesthetics, marketing, integrity, innovation and community contribution. The recipient must be a member in good standing  of the Henry County Chamber of Commerce and operational for a minimum of three years.
  • Billy Carter Public Service Award  – Recipient must serve in an elected, appointed or employed public position; award based primarily on services and benefits rendered to other people and to the community as a whole – beyond excellence in one’s own position. The recipient must have compiled an extraordinary record of public service in Henry County. Lifetime accomplishments considered with particular emphasis on the last five years. 
  • Volunteer of the Year – Recognizes an outstanding person who has given significantly of his or her time and expertise to the Henry County Chamber of Commerce. The recipient must be recognized as a role model for other volunteers and has made a marked improvement to the Chamber as a result of their volunteer effort.
  • Citizen of the Year Award – Recognizes many years of unselfish service to Henry County, above and beyond excellence in one’s own profession, business, service or enterprise.  The recipient must be of the highest moral and ethical character, well respected in the community, and outstanding in his or her commitment and dedication to improving the quality of life for Henry County citizens.

Leaders – Serving our community

Each year the Henry County Chamber of Commerce recognizes excellence by presenting awards to recipients chosen for their exemplary leadership and dedication to improving our community.

our distinguished year 2018 awards honorees

Business of the Year

Business of the Year
RAM-Tech PC Solutions
Morrelle McCrary, CEO

RAM-Tech PC Solutions

Morrelle McCrary, CEO

Volunteer of the Year

Volunteer of the Year
Bob Van Dunk
Veterans Support Group

Bob Van Dunk, CEO

Veterans Support Group

Citizen of the Year

Citizen of the Year
David Gill, President & CEO
Henry County Chamber of Commerce

David Gill, President & CEO

Henry County Chamber of Commerce

W. L. "Billy" Carter Public Service Award

W. L. "Billy" Carter Public Service Award
A.J. ('Buddy') Welch, Jr.
(Awarded Posthumously)

A.J. ('Buddy') Welch, Jr.

(Awarded Posthumously)

W. L. "BILLY" CARTER PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

The family of A.J. ('Buddy') Welch, Jr., accepted the award on his behalf.

The family of A.J. ('Buddy') Welch, Jr., accepted the award on his behalf. 

About the Chamber

 

The Henry County Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit organization  dedicated to improving the business climate and making our community the  best place to live, work and play.   


Through our  efforts in membership, economic development, and advocacy, we create the  environment to help our members prosper and succeed through a proactive  working partnership with all levels of government and community  organizations to achieve a strong local economy and high quality of  life.  


The Henry County Chamber of Commerce recognizes excellence each year by presenting awards to recipients chosen for their exemplary leadership and dedication to improving our community.  

Chamber Staff

Joseph E. Henning

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 President/CEO
Henry County Chamber of Commerce
www.henrycounty.com
jhenning@henrycounty.com

Gary Sparrow

Director of Membership
Henry County Chamber of Commerce
www.henrycounty.com 
gsparrow@henrycounty.co

 Director of Membership
Henry County Chamber of Commerce
www.henrycounty.com 
gsparrow@henrycounty.com 

Barbara Ingram

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 Director of Communications
Henry County Chamber of Commerce.
www.henrycounty.com 
bingram@henrycounty.com 

Phyllis Reeves

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Office Manager
Henry County Chamber of Commerce
www.henrycounty.com
preeves@henrycounty.com 



Conventions & Visitors Bureau Staff

Laura Luker

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 Director of Tourism
Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Website

lluker@VisitHenryCountyGeorgia.com
(770) 692-7954 

Aisha White

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 Digital Marketing Manager
Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Website
awhite@VisitHenryCountyGeorgia.com
(770) 692-7953