THORNTON, CO… Winners of the city of Thornton's 2019 Business Recognition Awards were announced recently at the 32nd Annual Business Appreciation Event, hosted by Thornton's Office of Economic Development. At this event Thornton Mayor Heidi Williams gave a State of the City Address, and Metro North Chamber of Commerce and Thornton Chamber of Commerce President Gregg Moss served as emcee. The awards and their recipients are:
Entrepreneurial Innovation - Busy BeeZ Crafts & Ceramics
This award recognizes a small Thornton business that brings a unique business concept with ingenuity and determination to the Thornton community while practicing positive workplace values.
Community Spirit - Klein Trucking
This award recognizes a Thornton business that demonstrates strong involvement in the community and/or who has made a significant impact on the community.
Company on the Move - Crystal Clear Water & Ice
This award recognizes a Thornton business that demonstrates a solid success pattern and/or tremendous growth potential, expanding lines of business through innovation and improved processes.
Retailer of the Year – Denver Premium Outlets
Retailer of the Year recognizes a Thornton retail business who has shown excellent customer service, unique product/service offerings, and has improved the retail experience for consumers.
Industrial/Office Company of the Year - Amazon
Selected by the Thornton Office of Economic Development, this award recognizes a Thornton primary business that demonstrates growth, innovation and/or significant potential for the community.
People's Choice - Satire Brewing Company
This award is chosen by popular vote.
Program Partner of the Year - Metro North Chamber of Commerce
This award recognizes a local business or organization that's pivotal in the administration of a City of Thornton business program or project.