The Bossier Chamber of Commerce will honor top business and community leaders at its 67th Annual Gala Tuesday, Jan. 27.
The event kicks off at 6 p.m. and will host over 650 attendees at the CenturyLink Center. Each year the Bossier Chamber takes this time to reflect on achievements in 2014 and share the plans for 2015.
Outgoing Chairman of the Board, Dr. Jim Henderson, will pass the reigns to incoming Chairman of the Board, Emile Cordaro. 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 and are dedicated not only to their company, but to making an impact here in their own backyard.
The Bossier Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the following members of the business community as its nominees for the 2014 Business of the Year and Business Person of the Year awards:
2014 Business of the Year Nominees
- Valveworks USA
- Silver Star Saloon and Smokehouse /Silver Star Steak House
- Red River Pump Specialists
- Autobody Express
- BHP Billiton
2014 Business Person of the Year Nominees
- Rick Roberts, Valveworks USA
- David Specht, Bossier Press-Tribune
- Rick Gates, Cypress Bayou Home Builders
- Shane Waites, Red River Pump Specialists
- Jimmy Hall, City of Bossier