Chamber awards voting underway

Oct 01, 2019
Photo by: Carolyn Zachary Attorney Lee Woodward at last year's Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Night, where he was named Citizen of the Year.

Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce has kicked off online voting for its annual Awards Night. The chamber presents its awards to businesses and individuals who have made significant contributions to the prosperity and vitality of Belfast and Waldo County. The entire Waldo County community is invited to cast votes online at

This year’s awards will be presented on Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Hutchinson Center.  The reception begins at 5 p.m., featuring a cash bar and a range of catered hearty appetizers for your enjoyment. A brief chamber membership meeting and the annual award presentations follow at 6:30 p.m., with dessert at 7:30 p.m. Camden National Bank is the major sponsor for the event.

Tickets for the event, now at a more affordable price, will be available online at For more information, call the chamber office at 338-5900.

Last year’s winners were:

  • Growth Award - Bell The Cat
  • New Business Award - Lincolnville General Store
  • Hometown Heritage Award - Colburn Shoe Store
  • Waldo County Business Award - Belmont Boatworks
  • Chamber Appreciation Award -  Jim LeClair of Smart DataMap Services
  • Citizen of the Year – Lee Woodward, Esq.

The chamber’s mission is to improve economic prosperity across Waldo County through networking, education and promotion of the region and its businesses.


Comments (1)
Posted by: Ralph Stanley | Oct 01, 2019 16:41

Bow down to the Chamber.

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