EDAWN names Existing Industry Award winners
San Francisco-based Grand Rounds took Large Company of the Year honors at the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada’s sixth annual 2017 Existing Industry awards Tuesday night.
The winners by category:
Biggest Little Wow: Bombora, Inc.; Corporate Citizen Small: Full Tilt Logistics; Corporate Citizen Large: Server Technology; Employees First Small: Healing HealthCare Systems, Inc.; Employees First Large: Patagonia; Founders Award: Damon Industries; Leader in Sustainability Small: Dragonfly Energy; Leader in Sustainability Large: NOW Health Group, Inc.
Manufacturing Excellence Small: Moment Skis; Manufacturing Excellence Large: Sierra Nevada Corporation; Partnership with Education: Switch; Community Partner: Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County; Company of the Year Small: Gyford Productions, LLC; Company of the Year Large: Grand Rounds; Presidents Award: Save Our Schools Coalition.
Closures of businesses that have long reigned in communities, such as the Santa Fe Basque restaurant and the Awful Awful Burger in Reno, have caused sadness among community members who grew up patronizing the establishments. The Nevada Independent reports.