Grapevine Community Awards Banquet Presented by Bank of the West
Advanced registration is required. Space is LIMITED.
"Celebrating the Individuals and Businesses Who Make Our Community Outstanding!"
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Each year the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce takes time to honor deserving individuals from the community and from the Chamber's membership at its Annual Community Awards Banquet. The Awards Banquet is presented by Bank of the West.
The awards include:
Don Ramey Community Spirit, sponsored by Grapevine Realty
The Don Ramey Community Spirit Award is given to an individual that, over a period of time, has contributed outstanding leadership and devotion to the Grapevine community.
2019 Nominees: Wayne Paul Franks, Shirley Roberts, Steve Haley, Julia Sizemore
Ted Willhoite Legacy Award, sponsored by TLC Realty, Inc.
The Ted Willhoite Legacy Award recognizes an individual that has a lasting personal contribution and an an enduring legacy making the community of Grapevine a better place to live. This award recognizes distinguished individuals who are champions of responsible change, who posses a pioneering spirit, or demonstrates inventiveness to inspire and educate others.
2019 Nominees: Gary & Cynthia Blankenship, Rocky Gribble, Bob Burrus, Ken Thompson
D. E. Box Citizen of the Year, sponsored by Joe & Balla Wright
The D.E. Box Citizen of the Year is an individual who has voluntarily and sincerely given of their time and leadership through an overall community development program—working together to improve the economic, civic, and cultural well-being of the Grapevine area.
2019 Nominees: Traci & Chris Coy, Leon Leal, Colin Cresswell, Kevin McNamara, Jon Michael Franks
Member of the Year, sponsored by Manhattan Construction Company
The Grapevine Chamber of Commerce Member of the Year is a business that has exhibited outstanding contributions to the Grapevine Chamber, City of Grapevine and civic organizations during the past year.
2019 Nominees: Grapevine Mills, Impact Sign, Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center, Sam Pack's Five Star Subaru, Trinity Commercial Construction
Business Hall of Fame, sponsored by Stacy Furniture & Design
Members of the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce Business Hall of Fame are long time area businesses that have made outstanding contributions, not only to the Grapevine Chamber, but to the community as well.
2019 Nominees: Bermuda Gold & Silver, Sloan & Williams, Merlin Entertainment, The British Emporium
Women’s Division Woman of the Year, sponsored by Box Insurance Agency
This prestigious honor recognizes a woman who has distinguished herself through outstanding involvement benefiting the community of Grapevine. The nomination may recognize service from any past years.
2019 Nominees: Amanda Calongne, Susie Howell, Traci Coy, Alisa Runge
Ambassador of the Year, sponsored by Grubbs Infiniti Grapevine
This honor is awarded to the Grapevine Chamber Ambassador who was most active by attending Ribbon Cuttings and groundbreakings, introducing new members at luncheons and recruiting new Ambassadors and Chamber members.
Rising Star Award:
2019 Nominees: Ana Erwin, Kindal Wright Kreamer, Theresa Mason
Chairman's Award, sponsored by Silver Oak Commercial Realty, LLC
All award winners are selected via secret ballot by the Grapevine Chamber’s Board of Directors, as well as past award winners.