Honoring the Honorees of the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce Awardsby Former Representative Michael H. Michaud
Posted on 2013-01-18
in the house of representatives
Friday, January 18, 2013
Mr. MICHAUD. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Honorees of
the 2013 Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner.
Founded in 1911, the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce serves Bangor
and 21 surrounding communities. The positive economic effects of the
Bangor Chamber's committed advocacy can always be felt throughout the
Each year, the Bangor Region 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 Peter Vigue of Cianbro Pipe Fabrication and Coating Facility, recipient of the Norbert X. Dowd Award; Senator Richard Rosen, recipient of the Catherine Lebowitz Award for Public Service; Andy Hamilton of Eaton Peabody, recipient of the Arthur A. Comstock Professional Service Award; Geaghan's Pub and Craft Brewery, recipient of the Bion and Dorain Foster Entrepreneurship Award; WBRC Architects and Engineers, recipient of the Business of the Year Award; Hammond Street Senior Center, recipient of the Community Service Award; Children's Miracle Network Hospitals of Eastern Maine Health Care Systems, recipient of the Non-Profit of the Year Award; and Kathy Hunt of Starboard Leadership Consulting LLC, recipient of the Volunteer of the Year Award.
These eight recipients are among the best that Maine has to offer. Through their leadership and incredible commitment to their communities and to the region, Maine is a better place to live and do business.
Mr. Speaker, please join me again in congratulating the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce and these individuals on their outstanding service and achievement.