Business Excellence Awards
Think Dutchess is proud to present the annual Business Excellence Awards, Thursday, October 19th from 5:30-8:30pm at the Grandview Events in Poughkeepsie, NY. Attracting widespread public and media attention year after year, the prestigious awards honor the outstanding contributions and achievements of local business leaders and exemplify the mission of Think Dutchess to attract, grow and retain successful business in Dutchess County.
Each year, approximately 400 of the county’s top small and large business leaders, CEOs, executives, elected officials, press and more attend this event and enjoy an evening of networking and celebration of local business. In its 19th year, the event has awarded over 200 winners that continue to raise the standard of excellence for business throughout the county and beyond.
Being honored this year are:
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR:
POUGHKEEPSIE UNDERWEAR FACTORY- Hudson River Housing
POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR:
THINK DUTCHESS INNOVATION CHALLENGE WINNERS:
PRE-VENTURE BUSINESS WINNER: DANNY GONZALEZ- FACTICITI
YOUNG BUSINESS WINNER: RICHARD ROMANO- SCREAMIN’ ONIONZ
This event could not take place without support from our sponsors. We are grateful to the following who share Think Dutchess’ mission and provide winning examples of excellence in business and community involvement.