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Richland County Economic Excellence Awards Presented

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  Original Published: 3/19/2014

Over 150 attended the event that was held at the Mansfield Art Center. The awards provided an opportunity to highlight businesses, individuals and organizations that had a significant impact on the growth and development of Richland County.

Nine awards were given in categories including Business Excellence, Economic Impact and Investing in our Future. Recognition was also given to two of the founding members of RCDG, who have moved from Executive Board to Emeritus Status; WMFD'S own, Gog Meisse and Grant Milliron of Milliron Industries.

David Bloom, President and CEO of Ohio Health was the keynote speaker. His participation in the event is especially meaningful as the alliance of MedCentral with OhioHealth will have a significant impact on Richland County.

Categories & Award Winners:

Entrepreneurial Spirit Award-Antonelli's Fitness Factory

Community Hero Award-David Ernst, Shelby Farmer'sMarket

Business Excellence Awards-

Area Agency on Aging-District 5, Ontario

Cooper Industries, Shelby, Oh

Economic Impact Awards-

Wishmaker House, Bellville, Oh

Mansfield/Richland Convention and Visitor's Bureau

Investing in Our Future Awards-

Richland Young Professionals

Charles P. Hahn-NCSC Foundation/RCDG/The Rehab Center/Visiting Nurses of MidOhio/The Renaissance/The Carrousel District..

Distinguished Performance Award-Board of Directors of MedCentral Health System

   
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