FISH Food Banks, AlphaGraphics Tacoma earn local Chamber business awards

The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber has announced the recipients of the 2014 Spotlight! On Business Awards.

The annual honorific recognizes Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber member businesses that have set the standard for exemplary business practices in seven categories: small business (1-25 employees); medium business (26-50 employees); large business (51+ employees); non-profit organization; minority-owned business; veteran-owned business; and supporter of the military (sponsored by Harborstone Credit Union).

The field of finalists was narrowed down to 35 from a list of 70 nominees.

The 2014 Spotlight! On Business Awards recipients include:

  • Small Business – AlphaGraphics Tacoma
  • Medium Business – Kel-Tech Plastics, Inc.
  • Large Business – Pacific Continental Bank
  • Non-profit Organization – FISH Food Banks of Pierce County
  • Minority-owned Business – Power Crews
  • Veteran-owned Business – Stewart and Son Computer Services, LLC
  • Supporter of the Military – RallyPoint/6
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Representatives of AlphaGraphics Tacoma, Stewart & Son Computer Services, Pacific Continental Bank, Power Crews, Kel-Tech Plastics, FISH Food Banks of Pierce County, and Rally Point/6 received 2014 Spotlight! On Business Awards during a luncheon ceremony Wednesday at Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma. (PHOTO COURTESY TACOMA-PIERCE COUNTY CHAMBER)

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Representatives of AlphaGraphics Tacoma, Stewart & Son Computer Services, Pacific Continental Bank, Power Crews, Kel-Tech Plastics, FISH Food Banks of Pierce County, and Rally Point/6 received 2014 Spotlight! On Business Awards during a luncheon ceremony Wednesday at Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma. (PHOTO COURTESY TACOMA-PIERCE COUNTY CHAMBER)

The award recipients were announced during a luncheon ceremony on Wednesday at Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma. Event sponsors included Business Health Trust, TAPCO Credit Union, Harborstone Credit Union, Harry & David, Clear Channel Outdoor, and the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber.

Previous Spotlight! On Business Awards recipients include:

Small Business Award
2013 – South Sound Magazine
2012 – Commencement Bank
2011 – Joeseppi’s Italian Ristorante
2010 – Tacoma Rainiers

Medium Business Award
2013 – Eisenhower Carlson PLLC
2012 – Shea Carr Jewell
2011 – SiteCrafting
2010 – Adriatic Grill Italian Cuisine & Wine Bar

Large Business Award
2013 – Hotel Murano
2012 – Print NW
2011 – Tacoma Screw Products
2010 – Mountain Construction

Non-Profit Organization Award
2013 – Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity
2012 – Cascade Regional Blood Services
2011 – CenterForce
2010 – Tacoma Community House

Minority- Owned Business Award
2013 – Burkhart Dental Supply
2012 – Creative Forces, LLC
2011 – Celebrity Cake Studio
2010 – Lile Moving & Storage

Veteran-Owned Business Award
2013 – Summit Strength & Conditioning
2012 – West Business Concepts, Inc.
2011 – Home Makeovers Made Simple
2010 – mynetworkcompany.com

Business Supporter of the Military Award
2013 – Geico Insurance, Rick Stevens
2012 – Harborstone Credit Union
2011 – America’s Credit Union

More information is available online at tacomachamber.org.

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