The Keweenaw Community Spark Plug Awards is an annual community celebration that recognizes local businesses, organizations, community projects, and individuals for their efforts during the past year.
NOMINATIONS Have you experienced exceptional customer service at a local business? What about a great project that made a significant impact in the community? Do you know a young professional in the community that has made a difference? Please submit your nominations to recognize local businesses, projects, and individuals for their efforts in the 2019 calendar year.
AWARD CATEGORIES Growth - Company that has seen significant growth in employment and/or sales during the previous year. Customer Service - Recognized by the community, other businesses, and customers for providing superior customer service. Innovation / Transformation - New or existing company pursuing new products or services that hold great promise for local economic growth and employment. Project of the Year – A high impact project that is notable within the community and will provide lasting benefits to businesses and community members. Young Professional of the Year - A person under the age of 40 who made significant strides in our community and in their profession in 2019. Community Contributor of the Year - A person who has made strides in the development of our community.
AWARDS DINNER The Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2020, from 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Bonfire Steakhouse in Houghton. Networking and a cash bar begin at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner starting at 6:00 p.m. The keynote speaker and awards ceremony will follow. TICKETS Call for tickets 906-482-5240
The event is organized and hosted by the Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce, MTEC SmartZone, Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance (KEDA), and Keweenaw Young Professionals (KYP).