Business of the Year Awards 2014
Monday, November 10, 2014
5:45 PM - 9:30 PM
1 N. Second St.
Harrisburg, PA 17101
The 11th annual Central Penn Business Journal Business of the Year Awards were presented on November 10, 2014, at the Hilton Harrisburg.
These top companies and individual leaders were recognized during this prestigious event for their outstanding contributions to Central Pennsylvania’s business community. The winners in each category were announced at the event.
The 2014 Business of the Year Awards winners have been announced.
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2014 Business of the Year Winner (1-50 employees)
Murray Associates Architects, P.C.
D. Michael Frye, President
APM Building Materials
Curt Grim, President
Carma Industrial Coatings
Ron Howe, President/Owner
Conte Wealth Advisors, LLC
Frank Conte, Founding Partner
Good Hope Animal Hospital
Robert Heidecker, DVM, Owner
Robin R. Zellers, President
WCI Partners, LP
Alex Hartzler, Executive Chairman
2014 Business of the Year Winner (51-100 employees)
Primitives by Kathy, Inc.
Kathy Phillips, CEO/Owner
ARRO Consulting, Inc.
Matthew Brown, President & CEO
Conrad Siegel Actuaries
Mark Bonsall, President
Cliff Weaver, President
Tender Years, Inc.
Betty L. Krebs, Founder, Owner & President
2014 Business of the Year Winner (101+ employees)
Four Seasons Family of Companies
Ronald R. Carkoski, President & CEO
Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar
Gary Huether, Jr., Co-Owner
D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co. Inc.
Shun Yoshioka, CEO & James L. Wilson Jr., COO
Warfel Construction Company
Ralph E. Simpson, Jr., PE, CEO
2014 Emerging Business of the Year Winner
The Vineyard & Brewery at Hershey
Jason Reimer, President
Arctic Blu LLC
Brad Bixler, Co-Owner, CEO
International Water Company LLC
Stephen M. Strachan, Managing Partner/CEO
Matt Stambaugh Media
Matt Stambaugh, Owner and Cinematographer
RLS Construction Group, LLC
Robert L. Schopfer, President & CEO
2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Winner
First Capital Engineering
Ann K. Luciani, CEO
Anthony Billet, President & Founder
Mid Atlantic Machinery, Inc.
Kevin Kilgallen, President
Travel Time Travel Agency, Inc.
Shaun Balani, CEO
William Craig, President
2014 Hall of Fame Inductees
William M. Miller, Jr. & Elliott "Chip" Miller, Carlisle Events
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Richard C. (Dick) Waybright, Mason Dixon Farms
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Richard Witwer, Direct Wire & Cable, Inc.
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2014 Spirit of Philanthropy Honoree
Donald C. Graham, The Graham Group
2014 Building the Community Honoree
Ware Center, Millersville University
2014 Cliff Jones Award Honoree
Russell C. Ford, Harristown Development Corporation
Emily Winslow, Events Coordinator
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