Companies and individuals who dedicate themselves to excellence help make Greater Omaha a vibrant place to do business, work and live. The Greater Omaha Chamber will recognize and celebrate this group of people and businesses through the Business Excellence Awards.
Celebration and Recognition
Excellence is a way of life in Greater Omaha – earned not given – and it should be celebrated!
The public is invited to applaud – and party with – this year’s Business Excellence Award winners, individuals and businesses whose contributions elevate our region and make it a better place for everyone to do business, work and live.
Special distinction will be given during the celebration to those winners that demonstrate specific characteristics of excellence in business, including innovation, leadership, philanthropy and community.
Changing the establishment by introducing something better is no easy process, but it’s what true innovators live for. Those recognized for Excellence in Innovation have made innovation part of their everyday ‘routine’ and provide tangible benefits through their work.
Excellence in Leadership recognizes the achievements of leaders in the Omaha community who have a drive for excellence in business, a strong vision for the future, a dedication to the betterment of our community and a passion for developing others.
Philanthropy through Nonprofit
Fully accredited 501(c)(3)’s demonstrate Excellence in Philanthropy though Nonprofits with a high standard of quality, impact, innovation and collaboration within the community.
Businesses small and large with a philosophy of giving make a significant impact on the Omaha metropolitan community’s health and well-being. The Excellence in Community recognition goes to those who go above and beyond to foster an environment of community improvement and support.
Businesses celebrating an anniversary of 25, 50, 75, 100, 125 or 150 years in business.
2016 Award Winners
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands
Body Basics Fitness Equipment
Children’s Hospital and Medical Center
Farm Credit Services of America
First National Bank
Goodwill Industries, Inc., Serving Eastern Nebraska and Southwest Iowa
LEO A DALY
NEI Global Relocation
The Omaha Home for Boys
Partnership 4 Kids
Saving Grace Perishable Food Rescue
TAGG (Together A Greater Good)
2015 Small Business of the Year: Sun Valley Landscaping
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