Dunmore Borough’s Hometown Heroes Banner Project received the coveted People’s Choice Award while Fidelity Bank of Dunmore was selected as Fastest Growing Company when the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the 2018 SAGE Awards (Scranton Awards for Growth and Excellence), which honor outstanding local businesses for their talent, creativity, and innovation.
The winner of each award category was publicly announced at The Chamber Gala at the Hilton Scranton & Conference Center.
More than 80 applications were received. A group of volunteer community leaders and professionals teamed up to review applications and select finalists. The Chamber is proud to honor businesses that are making valuable contributions to the region and contributing to our overall quality of life.
The winners, in each category, are: NET Credit Union, Best Practices in Community Involvement; Woodloch Resort, Best Practices in Customer Service and Best Practices in Marketing & Communications; Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Business of the Yearl; Pepperjam, Excellence in Leadership; University of Scranton’s Downtown Scavenger Hunt, Hometown Star award; Quest Studio, New & Emerging Business of the Year; Outreach Center for Community Resources, Non-Profit Organization of the Year; Lackawanna College, Pride & Progress award for Exterior Renovations; AllOneHealth, Pride & Progress award for Interior Renovations; Gertrude Hawk Chocolates, Pride & Progress award for New Construction; Posture Interactive, Small Business of the Year, Talia Walsh, Quest Studio, Woman of Excellence.