Winners honored for economic contributions
Those receiving accolades were Hart Associates Inc. as Business of the Year, Backus True Value Hardware and Quality Photo as Small Business of the Year, David Hogan of Hogan Hardwoods and Moulding as Young Business Person of the Year and the Small Business Champion was Community Trust Bank.
Drake Mills, president and CEO of Community Trust Bank, said their success was due to their employees.
“It’s people driven under the business plan and direction of the company,” Mills said. “It’s hard to describe in a few words what we do.”