Tacoma Musical Playhouse, Odd Otter Brewing Company earn local Chamber business awards

The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber has announced this year’s recipients of its Spotlight! On Business Awards.

The annual honorific recognizes Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber member businesses that have set the standard for exemplary business practices in several 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 business supporter of the military (sponsored by Harborstone Credit Union).

Twenty-three organizations were nominated for the awards (see “Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber announces business award nominees,” Tacoma Daily Index, Sept. 8, 2015). The 2015 Spotlight! On Business Awards recipients include:

Small Business AwardTacoma Musical Playhouse
Medium Business Award – Feed Commodities, LLC
Large Business AwardPoint Ruston
Non-Profit Organization Award – USO Northwest
Minority Owned Business Award – Visiting Angels
Veteran-Owned Business AwardOdd Otter Brewing Company
Business Supporter of the Military AwardThe Geneva Foundation

The 2015 Spotlight! On Business Awards recipients were announced at a luncheon ceremony on Weds., Sept. 23, at PJ Hummel & Co. in downtown Tacoma. Event sponsors included CenturyLink, Business Health Trust, Clear Channel Outdoor, Better Business Bureau, Tapco Credit Union, Harborstone Credit Union, Harry & David, ATGStores.com, The Geneva Foundation, Graham & Graham Eldercare Consultants, and Heritage Bank.


Previous Spotlight! On Business Awards recipients include:

Small Business Award
2014 – AlphaGraphics Tacoma
2013 – South Sound Magazine
2012 – Commencement Bank
2011 – Joeseppi’s Italian Ristorante
2010 – Tacoma Rainiers

Medium Business Award
2014 – Kel-Tech Plastics, Inc.
2013 – Eisenhower Carlson PLLC
2012 – Shea Carr Jewell
2011 – SiteCrafting
2010 – Adriatic Grill Italian Cuisine & Wine Bar

Large Business Award
2014 – Pacific Continental Bank
2013 – Hotel Murano
2012 – Print NW
2011 – Tacoma Screw Products
2010 – Mountain Construction

Non-Profit Organization Award
2014 – FISH Food Banks of Pierce County
2013 – Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity
2012 – Cascade Regional Blood Services
2011 – CenterForce
2010 – Tacoma Community House

Minority- Owned Business Award
2014 – Power Crews
2013 – Burkhart Dental Supply
2012 – Creative Forces, LLC
2011 – Celebrity Cake Studio
2010 – Lile Moving & Storage

Veteran-Owned Business Award
2014 – Stewart and Son Computer Services, LLC
2013 – Summit Strength & Conditioning
2012 – West Business Concepts, Inc.
2011 – Home Makeovers Made Simple
2010 – mynetworkcompany.com

Business Supporter of the Military Award
2014 – RallyPoint/6
2013 – Geico Insurance, Rick Stevens
2012 – Harborstone Credit Union
2011 – America’s Credit Union

More information is available online at tacomachamber.org.

To read the Tacoma Daily Index‘s complete and comprehensive coverage of the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber’s Spotlight! on Business Awards, click on the following links: