Posts Tagged ‘ award ’

Oram named “Idaho Business Leader of the Year” by ISU fraternity

Jan 26th, 2016 | By
Kent Oram

POCATELLO — Kent Oram, CEO of Idaho Central Credit Union, is the 2016 Idaho Business Leader of the Year. The professional business fraternity at Idaho State University, the Delta Upsilon chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, will recognize him at a dinner March 17. The award annually recognizes an Idaho business leader who has demonstrated outstanding
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Farmer’s corn wins People’s Choice award

Sep 11th, 2015 | By

   Richard Johnson, owner of Grove City Gardens Farm in Blackfoot, won the People’s Choice Food Award on Monday at the Eastern Idaho State Fair, with a sample of his juicy sweet corn.

By GREG EICHELBERGER For the Journal Even though Richard Johnson, owner of Grove City Gardens Farm in Blackfoot (with his autumn mazes and catering services), has had fans of his delicious, juicy sweet corn for many years now. He has just made a whole new legion of fans with his victory in the People’s Choice
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Pocatellan wins trophy at tractor show in Preston

Jun 17th, 2015 | By

By Robert S. Merrill Preston Citizen PRESTON — Warren Davis, of Pocatello, won a trophy at Valley Wide Home and Ranch’s secondannual antique tractor show held at the Preston farm store June 5 and 6. Organizers of the event said there were about 22 tractors entered into the contest. Customers got to vote on a
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UPS driver to be recognized at Idaho Highway Safety Summit

May 6th, 2015 | By

POCATELLO — Albion resident James Kelley, a driver with UPS, will be recognized today at the Idaho Highway Safety Summit for nearly 40 years of safe driving. Kelley will be honored during the 12:15 p.m. luncheon at the Red Lion Hotel at 1555 Pocatello Creek Road. Kelley has never had an at-fault crash in four
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Valley Office Systems receives award from Ricoh

Apr 29th, 2015 | By

IDAHO FALLS — Valley Offlce Systems — a leading provider of copiers, managed print and document solutions to Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming — has received Ricoh America’s Service Excellence Award. Valley Offlce Systems has won the prestigious Ricoh Service Excellence Award for the second year in a row. Valley Offlce Systems is the only dealer
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Driggs Allstate owner gets community award

Jan 28th, 2015 | By

DRIGGS — Allstate agency owner Isabel Waddell, based out of Driggs, received the Agency Hands in the Community Award for her commitment to helping others. With this award came five $1,000 grants from the Allstate Foundation for the Teton Valley Recycling Center Inc., Latino Resource Center Inc., City of Driggs/ Teton Geotourism Center, Teton Valley
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Award available to small businesses

Jan 14th, 2015 | By

WASHINGTON — Small businesses in Idaho can apply for a chance to be a Small Business Champion. SCORE, mentors to America’s small businesses, kicked off the American Small Business Championship thanks to a $700,000 grant award from Sam’s Club to support and celebrate the nation’s entrepreneurs. Idaho small businesses can apply for the American Small
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SIEDO, T.F. get development awards

Oct 22nd, 2014 | By

TWIN FALLS — The Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization and the City of Twin Falls received Excellence in Economic Development Gold and Bronze Awards recently from the International Economic Development Council. SIEDO was recognized with a Gold Award for “Operation Facelift,” an annual two-week regional downtown revitalization project in the “multi-year economic development” category. The
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Nominations accepted for Business Leader of the Year

Oct 9th, 2014 | By

   POCATELLO — The Idaho Business Leader of the Year committee is accepting nominations for the 2015 Idaho State Business Leader of the Year award. Nominees of Idaho business leaders who represent the qualifications and core values of the Alpha Kappa Psi fraternity will be accepted through Oct. 24 at 5 p.m.   Nominators will
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Chubbuck exchange wins regional award

Jul 23rd, 2014 | By
The diverging diamond design project for the Chubbuck exchange
over Interstate 86 was the western regional winner of the America’s
Transportation Award in the “Under Budget, Small Project” category at the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 2014 conference. (Submitted art.)

CHUBBUCK — The Chubbuck Road Interchange reconstruction over Interstate 86, the state’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange design, was named western regional winner of the America’s Transportation Award in the “Under Budget, Small Project” category at the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 2014 conference in Albuquerque, N.M. The region includes 15 western states. It was a record-breaking year for the America’s Transportation Awards, as more state DOTs than ever
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