2014 Award Winners

Norbert X. Dowd Award - Peter Vigue

Through his leadership at Cianbro, Peter Vigue has served as a tremendous asset to the Bangor Region, fostering vitality and economic growth for the citizens of our community. His efforts are most visible...



Business of the Year Award - WBRC Architects & Engineers

A model of innovation, quality and leadership, WBRC has changed both the physical and economic landscape of the Bangor Region. The architecture and engineering firm attracts top talent to Bangor...



Catherine Lebowitz Award for Public Service - Senator Richard Rosen

Senator Rosen has a combined 14 years of public service through his time in the Maine House of Representatives and Maine State Senate, during which he advanced the cause of economic opportunity...



Arthur A. Comstock Professional Service Award - Andy Hamilton

Like Arthur Comstock himself, Andy Hamilton is a distinguished member of the Bangor Region, donating his expertise to the Chamber and a multitude of other organizations throughout the community....



Bion and Dorain Foster Entrepreneurship Award - Geaghan's Pub & Craft Brewery

Smart marketing and tasty brew came together at Geaghan’s, and the result was a local institution reinvented and reinvigorated. One of the city’s most innovative local family businesses, Geaghan’s...



Community Service Award - Hammond Street Senior Center

Hammond Street Senior Center has directly bettered the quality of life for men and women age 60 and older. Thanks to their creation of high quality programs and activities, they have contributed...



Non-Profit of the Year Award - Children's Miracle Network Hospitals of EMHS

For over 25 years the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals of EMHS have supported local children and families during some of the most vulnerable times in their lives. Through their strong philanthropic...



Volunteer of the Year Award - Kathy Hunt

This year’s Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award goes to Kathy Hunt, Principal and Senior Consultant with Starboard Leadership Consulting. Kathy’s volunteerism is seen in her commitment to the Chamber’s...



Fusion Leadership and Vision Award (FLAVA) - George Kinghorn

In November of 2012, Fusion:Bangor, the Bangor Region’s young professionals network and program of the Chamber, held its Awards Extravaganza where it bestowed its signature Fusion Leadership and Vision...