Meet the 2018 Annual Award Nominees!

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce 110 th Annual Awards Dinner & Meeting is set for Wednesday, October 17 th with this year’s theme, “Feeding The Local Economy: A salute to our local food businesses.” The keynote speaker will be Barbara K. McKenna, owner and operator of Hyeholde, an upscale, fine dining restaurant located in Moon Township, PA. Ms. McKenna is the daughter of the original builders and owners and her story is both inspiring and interesting. Many restaurants and bakeries from in and around Jefferson County will be featured in both an opening video presentation and with exhibits on display throughout the evening.

Nominees for awards in each of five categories were announced this week with the following businesses and individuals in the running:

Lifetime Achievement:   

  • Dan Diamond Insurance & Financial/Nationwide
  • Jim Morgan
  • Todd Piergallini
  • Downtown Bakery
  • Naples Spaghetti House

Business/Organization of the Year:

  • Public Library of Steubenville & Jefferson County
  • Ohio Valley Youth Network
  • Eastern Gateway Community College
  • Apollo Professional Cleaning & Restoration
  • Kroger Company – Steubenville

New or Emerging Business:

  • Doughty-Bauman Development
  • Ms. Brenda’s Cafe
  • Theo Yianni’s Greek Restaurant
  • Advanced Entertainment Limousine
  • Steubenville Tailorings & Alterations

Young Professional:

  • Dan McBane
  • Franco Carapellotti
  • Joel John
  • Mike Petrella
  • Elizabeth DiGregory