Local businesses, community members honored


Local business awards were handed out at the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation annual meeting held April 25 at Founders Hall in Archbold. Tomahawk Printing, LLC was named Business of the Year by the FCEDC. Pictured are, from left, R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Amy Ferguson; Shawn Ferguson; Lisa Olman; Kate Borer; Phil Knierim; Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.

Local business awards were handed out at the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation annual meeting held April 25 at Founders Hall in Archbold. Tomahawk Printing, LLC was named Business of the Year by the FCEDC. Pictured are, from left, R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Amy Ferguson; Shawn Ferguson; Lisa Olman; Kate Borer; Phil Knierim; Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Continental Plaza owners Barb and Larry Zimmerman, left, were recognized with the Excellence in Retail award.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Honored for Excellence in Industry was Gerald Grain Center. From left, are R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Clark Carroll; Randy Heldman; Lisa Mitchell; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Team Johnson in Swancreek Township was given the Community Leadership award. From left: R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Tim Kruse; Brandon Johnson; Bobby Jo Raftery; Debbie Smith; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Steve Buehrer, center, received the Excellence in Public Service award.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Gary Keys of FirstEnergy Corp., center, was recognized with the Robert Fulton award.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Rich Menzel, center, of North Star BlueScope Steel was recognized for his service to the FCEDC during the April 25 annual meeting.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

The Volunteer of the Year award went to Jessica Double of Worthington Industries, center.


Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Local business awards were handed out at the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation annual meeting held April 25 at Founders Hall in Archbold. Tomahawk Printing, LLC was named Business of the Year by the FCEDC. Pictured are, from left, R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Amy Ferguson; Shawn Ferguson; Lisa Olman; Kate Borer; Phil Knierim; Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.

Continental Plaza owners Barb and Larry Zimmerman, left, were recognized with the Excellence in Retail award.

Honored for Excellence in Industry was Gerald Grain Center. From left, are R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Clark Carroll; Randy Heldman; Lisa Mitchell; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.

Team Johnson in Swancreek Township was given the Community Leadership award. From left: R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Tim Kruse; Brandon Johnson; Bobby Jo Raftery; Debbie Smith; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.

Steve Buehrer, center, received the Excellence in Public Service award.

Gary Keys of FirstEnergy Corp., center, was recognized with the Robert Fulton award.

Rich Menzel, center, of North Star BlueScope Steel was recognized for his service to the FCEDC during the April 25 annual meeting.

The Volunteer of the Year award went to Jessica Double of Worthington Industries, center.

Local business awards were handed out at the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation annual meeting held April 25 at Founders Hall in Archbold. Tomahawk Printing, LLC was named Business of the Year by the FCEDC. Pictured are, from left, R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Amy Ferguson; Shawn Ferguson; Lisa Olman; Kate Borer; Phil Knierim; Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Tomahawk-Printing.jpgLocal business awards were handed out at the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation annual meeting held April 25 at Founders Hall in Archbold. Tomahawk Printing, LLC was named Business of the Year by the FCEDC. Pictured are, from left, R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Amy Ferguson; Shawn Ferguson; Lisa Olman; Kate Borer; Phil Knierim; Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Continental Plaza owners Barb and Larry Zimmerman, left, were recognized with the Excellence in Retail award.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Continental-Plaza.jpgContinental Plaza owners Barb and Larry Zimmerman, left, were recognized with the Excellence in Retail award. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Honored for Excellence in Industry was Gerald Grain Center. From left, are R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Clark Carroll; Randy Heldman; Lisa Mitchell; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Gerald-grain-photo.jpgHonored for Excellence in Industry was Gerald Grain Center. From left, are R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Clark Carroll; Randy Heldman; Lisa Mitchell; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Team Johnson in Swancreek Township was given the Community Leadership award. From left: R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Tim Kruse; Brandon Johnson; Bobby Jo Raftery; Debbie Smith; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Johnson-Trucking-awarded.jpgTeam Johnson in Swancreek Township was given the Community Leadership award. From left: R.J. Lumbrezer, FCEDC President; Tim Kruse; Brandon Johnson; Bobby Jo Raftery; Debbie Smith; and Kelly Carey, FCEDC Assistant Director. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Steve Buehrer, center, received the Excellence in Public Service award.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Buehrer-honored.jpgSteve Buehrer, center, received the Excellence in Public Service award. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Gary Keys of FirstEnergy Corp., center, was recognized with the Robert Fulton award.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Keys-honored.jpgGary Keys of FirstEnergy Corp., center, was recognized with the Robert Fulton award. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

Rich Menzel, center, of North Star BlueScope Steel was recognized for his service to the FCEDC during the April 25 annual meeting.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Menzel-receives-service-award.jpgRich Menzel, center, of North Star BlueScope Steel was recognized for his service to the FCEDC during the April 25 annual meeting. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor

The Volunteer of the Year award went to Jessica Double of Worthington Industries, center.
https://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2019/05/web1_Volunteer-of-the-Year.jpgThe Volunteer of the Year award went to Jessica Double of Worthington Industries, center. Photos by Max Householder | Fulton County Expositor