The Bossier Chamber is hosting its 68th Annual Gala Thursday night at the CenturyLink Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the program starts at 7 p.m.

David Specht, Jr.
David Specht, Jr.

The Chamber will take time to celebrate the success of 2015 and share plans for 2016. Outgoing Chairman of the Board Emile Cordaro will pass the reins to incoming Chairman of the Board David Specht, Jr. Incoming board members will be recognized and the coveted awards of Business of the Year and Business Person of the Year will be announced.

This year’s nominees are a group of leaders who excelled in the areas of leadership, growth and involvement.


2015 Business of the Year Nominees

Autobody Express Collision Repair Center

Bergeron’s Boudin and Cajun Meats of Bossier City

Clifton Eye Center

Gumbeaux Productions

Uptown Cheapskate/Kid to Kid

Valveworks USA


2015 Business Person of the Year Nominees

Tom Lawson – Advanced Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc.

Mike McSwain – Mike McSwain Architect, LLC

Happy Vue Robles – Northgate Alterations, LLC

Rick Roberts – Valveworks USA

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