95th Annual Giddings Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet

Aug 18, 2017

Robert Nitsche, CEO, pictured with Chris Birnbaum, Lion of the Year, and Keith Mutscher.

More than 100 people joined the Giddings Chamber of Commerce in celebrating its 95th Annual Awards Banquet at the Landmark Event Center on August 15.

The event featured awards recognizing outstanding community service and involvement including honors for Outstanding Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, and Civic Organization of the Year.

The Outstanding Business of the Year Award was presented by Robert Nitsche to A Blast from the Past, a local business in downtown Giddings which features vintage & retro inspired items along with some of the best fudge in Texas.

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! Your hard work and dedication has made a tremendous impact on our community.

2017 Award Winners—
Chris Birnbaum, Lion of the Year
Mark Johnson, Rotarian of the Year
Daniel Schulze, Community Service Award
Rick Wahrmund, Citizen of the Year
Sylvin Mersiovsky, Lifetime Achievement
A Blast from the Past, Business of the Year
Ministerial Alliance, Civic Organization of the Year
Lee County Youth Center, Youth Organization of the Year
Goodson-Voight Lumber & Hardware, Outstanding Customer Service


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