Save the Date!

    April 7, 2019 for the Annual JCCC Community Leadership Awards

    This event will be held from 11:00-1:30 featuring a Mimosa Brunch, inspirational speakers and a host of awards for outstanding Business & Community leaders.

    Two new awards will be presented this year “Rising Entrepreneur” and “Future Business Leader (High School Senior). Along with them, the YPNer of the Year Award, Business Leader and Citizen of the Year Awards will be presented.  Nominations from the community for these awards open January 1, 2019. Event Sponsorships are available with intense marketing and exposure for our supporters.


    JCCC Community Leadership Award Categories

    Business Leader of the Year Award is presented to an individual that demonstrates a history of vision, service and leadership for the betterment of the Jefferson County community.  This individual has built a legacy of building other leaders along the way.  This individual has established a reputation of character, trust and leadership for others to emulate. 

    The Citizen of the Year Award is presented to an individual whose extraordinary public service has made a positive impact on the community.  This individual has chosen to give back to the community and serve others.  The Jefferson County community is a better place because of the efforts of this individual.

    Rising Entrepreneur Award, new this year, is presented to an individual who demonstrates a commitment to business and economic development.  This individual embodies the entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking that will lead Jefferson County to sustained economic prosperity. The contribution and leadership of this individual was a catalyst for job creation, smart growth/development, or economic improvement in Jefferson County. 

    Young Professional of the Year Award (YPN) is awarded to the young professional who demonstrates excellence, creativity and valuable service in their business to improve the quality of life for others in the community. They serve as a role model for their peers and our community youth.

    Future Business Leader Award (Youth) new this year, awarded to a High School Senior who displays leadership qualities every day – qualities like honesty, integrity, dependability, respectfulness and compassion. This student succeeds in academics as well as community service and serves as a role model of their peers.


    There will be other events associated with this annual awards event new for this year so please watch our website, www.jeffcountychamber.org and your inbox for updates as well as reading them in the monthly JCCC Business Insider.