Congratulating the Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce Award Recipientsby Former Representative Michael H. Michaud
Posted on 2014-01-16
in the house of representatives
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Mr. MICHAUD. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the honorees of
the 2014 Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and
Awards Dinner. The Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce serves the
people and business community of the greater Lewiston/Auburn area,
working hard to strengthen economic opportunity throughout the region
and the state.
Each year, the Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce recognizes local businesses, business leaders, and individuals who promote and advance a vital and healthy business environment. These individuals and businesses are committed to strengthening opportunity and prosperity in Maine.
This year's award recipients include: Jason Levesque of Argo Marketing, recipient of the Business Leadership Award for a Larger Company; John Grenier of Rainbow Bicycle, recipient of the Business Leadership Award for a Smaller Company; Art Boulay of Strategic Talent Management, recipient of the Ray Geiger Award; Kathy Durgin-Leighton of YWCA, recipient of the Community Service Leadership Award; Positive Change Lisbon, recipient of the Lisbon Business Award; Jodi Cornelio of Turner Publishing, recipient of the Turner Business Award; Hurricane Cafe and Deli, recipient of the Greene Business Award; Community Credit Union, recipient of the Education Award; Pettengill Academy, recipient of the ``Cool Chamber Award;'' Craig Saddlemire, recipient of the Public Service Leadership [[Page E92]] Award; Sandra Jones and Shanna Rogers, recipients of the Young Professionals of the Lewiston Auburn Area (YPLAA) Award; and John Story of L-A Harley-Davidson and Rinck Advertising, recipients of the President's Award.
These recipients are among the best that Maine has to offer. Through their leadership and incredible commitment to their communities and the region, Maine is a better place in which to live and do business.
Mr. Speaker, please join me in congratulating the Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce and these individuals on their outstanding service and achievement.