Vail Valley Partnership Success Awards nominees announced |

Vail Valley Partnership Success Awards nominees announced

Daily staff reportnewsroom@vaildaily.comVail, CO Colorado

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado – The Vail Valley Partnership recently announced the nominees for the annual Success Awards. The winners will be announced Feb. 10 at the Partnership’s annual Success Awards Gala.Here’s a look at the categories and nominees:• Nonprofit of the Year: Bright Future Foundation; Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival; Colorado Mountain College; Eagle River Youth Coalition; Family Learning Center; Habitat for Humanity; Minturn Community Fund; Round Up River Ranch; Steadman Philippon Research Institute; The Youth Foundation; United Way of Eagle River County; Vail Rotary; Vail Symposium; Vail Valley Charitable Fund.• Business of the Year: AmericInn Lodge & Suites; Big O Tires; Blu SKY Restoration Contractors; Destination Services Corporation (DSC); Dusty Boot Steakhouse – Beaver Creek; East West Partners; Evans Chaffee Construction Group; Howard Head Sports Center – Vail; Manor Vail; Moe’s Original Bar B-Que; Organic Housekeepers; RA Nelson & Associates; Shaw Regional Cancer Center; Slifer, Smith & Frampton Real Estate; Slifer Designs; Steammaster Restoration and Cleaning, LLC; TV-8; Vail Dermatology – Skin; Vail Marriott Mountain Resort & Spa.• Small Business of the Year: Aspen Vail Ice; Avon Liquors; Batter Cupcakes; Cathy Thompson State Farm Insurance; Colorado Ski and Snowboard Museum; iTechnology Design; High County Computer Services; Home and Hearth Outfitters; KZYR – The Zephyr; Mountains and Meadows, LLC; Mobloggy; Natalie Smith Design, LCC; Ski Butlers; Take Aim Marketing, Inc.; Turtle Tubing; Vail Valley Dental Care; Venture Sports; Wild Blue Bug Photography.• Entrepreneur of the Year: Amy Cassidy, Take Aim Marketing, Inc.; Liz Rackoff, Batter Cupcakes; Caro Forsat-Moss, Caro Creative; Corey Camanella, Vail Valley Business Women; John Shipp , Dusty Boot; Kevin Selvy, Crazy Mountain Brewery; Kris Wittenberg, SayNoMore! Promotions; Natalie Smith, Natalie Smith Design, LLC; Rebecca Ruck, Mobloggy; Ryan Iguchi, VailPM; Tommy Hoffman, Rocky Mountain Vacation RentalsSpirit of the Valley: Crazy Mountain Brewery; Evans Chaffee Construction Group; Holli Snyder, NRC365 Mountain Broadcasting; The Ritz Carlton Bachelor Gulch; Rob LeVine, The Antlers; Steammaster Restoration and Cleaning, LLC; United Way of Eagle River Valley; Vail Police Department; Vail Recreation District; Vail Rotary• New Business of the Year: CrossFit Venture; Flow Photo Booth; Four Seasons Resort Vail; Matsuhisa Vail; Sneak Peak Vail; The Mile 104.7;• Young Professional of the Year: Brian Rodine, Vail Mountain; Caro Forsat-Moss, Caro Creative; Chris Cofelice, Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa; Crystal Mallory, East West Resorts; Gaby Zahorsky, East West Resorts; Jamie Gunion, Vail Recreation District; Jason Yeash, Holiday Inn Apex Vail; John-Ryan Lockman, Eagle Valley Alliance for Sustainability; Katie Vernon, Evans Chaffee Construction Group; Kevin Selvy, Crazy Mountain Brewery; Magdalena King, Antlers at Vail; Meredith Richards, Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival; Megan Gilman, Active Energies; Natalie Smith, Natalie Smith Design, LLC; Nicole Whitaker, Manor Vail Lodge; Sarah Franke, Group 970; Sonny Kerstiens, Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa.For more information on the Ninth Annual Success Awards, contact Jennifer Weintraub, 970-477-4001, or

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