TAFTON - Set to be the business event highlight of the year in Pike County, the 2017 Chamber Champions Awards Dinner will be hosted by the Pike County Chamber of Commerce Friday, November 3, at Silver Birches (formerly Ehrhardt’s), on Lake Wallenpaupack, 205 PA-507, Tafton.

The celebratory event will honor individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations that are making a critical difference in economic development and quality of life across Pike County. “We are thrilled at the enthusiastic response to this very special event saluting some of the best and brightest entrepreneurs and human service professionals in our region,” said Dinner Chairman, Jack Boyle.

Recipients

Award recipients include:

dp Luhrs True Value Hardware and Woodloch/Business Expansion Award; Safe Haven of Pike County and United Way of Pike County/Non-Profit Organization of the Year Award; Greater Pike County Community Foundation/Organization Hometown Star Award Key Food Marketplace of Milford/Business of the Year. Individual recipients include: Amy Eisenberg/Individual Hometown Star Award P.J. Wiebel of Econo-Pak and Justin F. Genzlinger of Settlers Hospitality Group/Rising Star Award Matthew Osterberg/Person of Excellence Award Davis R. Chant is the recipient of the Chamber Champions Lifetime Achievement Award.

Dinner details

The evening’s program includes a cocktail reception (cash bar), at 5:30 p.m., followed by a buffet dinner, and presentation of awards by Chamber President, Jody Welsh.

It is fully expected that the RSVP-only event will be well attended, and so timely reservations are recommended. Congratulatory greetings and ads are invited for the official program book, with a firm deadline of October 19th for submissions.

Event sponsors include: Econo-Pak, The Honesdale National Bank, KKPR Marketing and Public Relations, Neversink Media Group, Sohn Media Solutions, JEM Screen Printing and Embroidery, Key Food Marketplace, Jersey Video and Myer the Florist.

Sponsorship and advertising opportunities, as well as ticket reservations, are available at 570-296-8700 or info@pikechamber.com.