Chamber announces award recipients.

November 21, 2018

Chamber announces award recipients.

The Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the award recipients for the 2018 Annual Meeting and Business Awards Dinner, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, that took place November 8 in the event center of the Little River Casino Resort. The attendees participated in the live vote during the program which determined the winners.

The recipients are as follows:

Business of the Year – Little River Casino Resort

Small Business of the Year – The Outpost of Manistee

Business Person of the Year – Dan Bathrick of Snyder’s Shoes

Community Action Award – Manistee Area Leadership Class 2017 2018

Two other awards were also given out: Ambassador of the Year recipient Matt Knizacky, and in the theme of the event which was Lights, Camera, Appreciation, the recipient for Member Appreciation award went to the chamber’s longest standing member, PNC Bank which has been a member since 1916 (originally called Manistee County Savings Bank at the time).