COVINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 29, 2012) — The Annual Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Dinner will include the presentation of four awards to community leaders and organizations impacting the region.
The Walter R. Dunlevy/Frontiersman award, sponsored by Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc., will be awarded to Congressman Geoff Davis, who represented Kentucky’s Fourth District from 2005 to 2012.
The Walter L. Pieschel award, sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, is named after the Chamber’s first volunteer leader and is given to an individual who exemplifies outstanding service to the chamber. This year’s recipient is James Willman.
The Imagemaker award, sponsored by Gateway Community & Technical College, is presented to a Chamber member who has brought national or international attention to Northern Kentucky through their achievements. This year’s recipient is Dr. James Votruba.
The Unity award, sponsored by PNC Bank, will be presented to the 2012 World Choir Games. This award is given to individuals or groups that have shown leadership in bringing Northern Kentucky together as a region.
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation also presents the Devou Cup Award at Annual Dinner. This year’s Devou Cup recipients are Clyde and the late Mary Middleton. No couple has impacted Northern Kentucky more with their service, commitment and generosity, Chamber officials said.
The annual dinner will be at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington on Thursday, Sept. 6. The evening will begin with a cocktail reception at 5 p.m., followed by dinner and the program at 6:45 p.m.
The cost to attend is $75 per person. Corporate tables of 10 are available. The attire is business with black tie optional. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 1-859-578-6384 or clicking here.