Carmel Chamber Honoring Excellence

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The Carmel Chamber of Commerce has announced several winners of its annual Images of Excellence Awards. Three remaining categories will be honored during the organization's annual luncheon next month. The event will be emceed by Inside INdiana Business Host Gerry Dick. November 25, 2013

News Release

CARMEL, Ind. - The winners of the Carmel Chamber's annual business excellence awards will be recognized at the Images of Excellence Awards luncheon at Ritz Charles on Wednesday, December 11. Awards will be presented in seven categories by emcee Gerry Dick from Inside Indiana Business.

Winners of the Applause Award for Business of the Year, MV2 - Most Valuable Volunteer award and the Chamber's new Lifetime Achievement award will be revealed at the luncheon. Along with these awards, new this year is the Young Professional of the Year award that will recognize a YP under 40 who has demonstrated leadership and passion for making a difference in our community.

Winners of the three remaining categories have been announced and will be present at the luncheon to accept their awards.

Winner: Look – Renovation

Wedgewood Building Company

32 First St. NE, Carmel

Winner: Look – New Construction

Rangeline Crossing – KRG Center, LLC (Kite Realty Group)

Corner of Rangeline Rd. and 116th St.

Nominees for both Look awards were judged on the quality of work, appropriateness of the construction to its surroundings and the contribution of the project to the overall look of the community. The Look – Renovation award is sponsored by Pedcor Companies; the Look – New Construction award is sponsored by Bose McKinney & Evans, LLP.

Winner: Carmel Green

City of Carmel Utilities

The Carmel Green award recognizes a Carmel organization, company or association that is solving environmental challenges using innovative and green practices or by setting up creative partnerships to enhance the environment. The Carmel Green award is sponsored by Vine & Branch, Inc.


What: Images of Excellence Awards Luncheon

When: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

12 - 1:30 pm

Where: Ritz Charles - 12156 N. Meridian St., Carmel

The luncheon is $20 for Chamber members with advance payment and $25 for non-members. Reservations are required by noon on Monday, December 9 and can be made by calling the Carmel Chamber at 317.846.1049 or online at

Award sponsors include Bose McKinney & Evans, LLP; Bub's Burgers & Ice Cream; enVista; The Kaiser Real Estate Companies; The National Bank of Indianapolis; Pedcor Companies; and Vine & Branch, Inc.

About the Carmel Chamber of Commerce

The Carmel Chamber of Commerce is a member-driven organization committed to enhancing our members' success, fostering economic growth and contributing to our community's quality of life. Information on how the Chamber serves the vibrant business community can be found at

Source: The Carmel Chamber of Commerce