NEWS BRIEF: Fallon Chamber names annual honorees
The Fallon Chamber of Commerce announces winners at its Annual Awards Banquet on Feb. 2.
Winners included: Best Customer Service of the Year-Food and Beverage: L Fiesta Restaurant. Other nominees: Running Iron Café and Stillwater Tea Room.
Best Customer Service of the Year-Retail: Louie’s Ace Home Center. Other nominees: Country Health and Jeff’s Digitex Printing.
Best Business Start Up: The Twisted Branch. Other nominees: Stone Cabin Café and Fallon Family Wellness Center.
Effective Marketing of the Year: Lumegent. Other nominees: Fallon Ford Toyota and Live Local Fallon.
Best Business Beautification of the Year: Stone Cabin Coffee. Other nominees: Stockman’s Casino and the William N. Pennington Life Center.
Outstanding Employer of the Year: The Wok Restaurant. Other nominees: A & K Earth Movers and Janess Digital Ink.
Best Product of the Year: Frey Ranch Estate Distillery. Other nominees: Green Cross Farmacy and Patua Solar Power.
Best Local Non-Profit of the Year: Fallon Youth Club. Other nominees: The Arts Center and Fallon Lights of Christmas.
Agricultural Leader of the Year: Rick Lattin. Other nominees: Albaugh Ranch and Colby Frey.
Business Leaders of the Year: Billy Thompson. Other nominees: Nathan Strong and Bart Hiatt.
Person of the Year: Ben Trotter. Other nominees: Kim Klenakis and Cody Biggs.
A commercial use is defined as, “recreation use of the public lands and related waters for business or financial gain.” Returning applicants must be in good standing with the BLM to be considered for the 2020 renewal process.