Vail Valley Partnership names ‘Success Awards’ finalists
The Vail Valley Partnership recently announced the finalists for its 2009 “Success Awards.” The nominees are:Business of the Year: Minturn Saloon; Ruggs Benedict; Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa.Small Business of the Year: Green Limousine; Ski Butlers; Venture Sports/Avon.Green Business of the Year: Organic Housekeepers; town of Vail; Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa.Entrepreneur of the Year: Bryn Carey/Ski Butlers; Gary Gilman/SteamMaster; Nevada Furrow/Prosper Studios.Non-Profit of the Year: SOS Outreach; Vail Salvation Army; Vail Valley Cares.Citizenship Award: SteamMaster; Vail Recreation District; Vail Valley Cares.Winners will be announced at the 7th Annual Success Awards Gala, set for Feb. 5 at the Lodge at Vail. Individual tickets are now on sale for $125 per person or a table of 12 for $1,200. To reserve seats, contact Partnership Events Coordinator Michelle Kobelan, 970-477-4001 or firstname.lastname@example.org . A portion of the evening’s proceeds will be donated to the organization selected “Non-Profit of the Year,” which will be announced prior to the Gala.Event sponsors are still being sought. To learn more, contact Suzanne Sloan, 970-477-4009 or email@example.com.