West Bend, Wis. (November 13, 2020): Each year, the City of West Bend honors a business that has made a significant impact on the community and is a leader in its industry. Nominations are now being accepted for the City of West Bend’s 2020 Business of the Year award. Qualified businesses must be located in the West Bend city limits for at least one year and:
- Employ at least ten (10) full-time equivalent employees;
- Offer employer sponsored health insurance, retirement benefits, and wellness program; and
- Make significant contributions to the community.
A business is ineligible if it is a past recipient within the last five years, is part of a chain establishment and the headquarters is not located in West Bend, or is a nonprofit organization.
Residents and the business community are invited to nominate a business for the City of West Bend’s 2020 Business of the Year award. The nomination form and criteria can be found online at www.ci.west-bend.wi.us/business-of-the-year. Nominations are due on Monday, November 30, 2020 to the Office of Economic Development at City Hall or can be emailed to Jessica Wildes at email@example.com. A selection committee comprised of representatives from local organizations and prior award recipients will score the nominations, and the honoree will be announced at the end of December.
View previous winners and watch Business of the Year videos produced by Community Television, here.