Bedford County Business Hall of Fame, Rising Star Young Professionals and Citizen of the Year

The Chamber is now accepting nominations for the 2024 Business Hall of Fame and Rising Star Awards, to be presented during the Hall of Fame Luncheon in March.

The Hall of Fame Award recognizes businesses and organizations for excellence and impact on commerce over a period of at least 25 years.  The deadline to nominate a business for consideration for the Business Hall of Fame is Wednesday, January 17th at 5pm.

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The Rising Star Award recognizes (a) young professional(s) making an impact in their industry and/or their community. Nominees must be under the age of 40 and must be in their industry and/or position for at least 2 years as of January 1, 2024.

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Nominations are also be accepted on behalf of the Rotary Clubs of Bedford and the Bedford Elks Lodge for 2024 Citizen of the Year.  This award goes to a resident of Bedford County who exhibits the qualities of the Rotary motto, Service Above Self and the Elks motto, Elks Care, Elks Share.

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The deadline to nominate individuals for the Rising Star and Citizen of the Year Awards is Thursday, February 1st.  Honorees will be announced in mid-February and the luncheon and awards program will take place Friday March 22nd at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort.

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