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Chamber seeking nominations for Businessperson of the Year

on Tuesday, 13 August 2019. Posted in News, Local News

Chamber seeking nominations  for Businessperson of the Year

The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce is accepting 2019 Business Person of the Year nominations beginning this week. Area business and community individuals can submit names of those individuals that have managed a successful business with a record of responsibility toward employees, customers and members of the community.

Last year’s recipient was Schipp Johnston, the owner of Crown Beverages in Florence. The award is sponsored each year by Wells Fargo and presented at the Chambers Fall Membership Luncheon. This year’s luncheon will be held at Florence Center on Oct. 10, with Mayor Stephen Wukela as the keynote speaker.

To be eligible for the Business Person of the Year Award, the person must be an accompanying business member of the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce and be associated with a sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation or professional practice in the Florence area. Elected officials and employees of government or not-for-profit organizations are ineligible, unless they are also involved in business and meet all other eligibility requirements. To submit your nominations or for more information, please email or call Susan Farver at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 843-665-0515. The deadline for submission is Friday, August 23rd.

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