The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Art of Achievement Award will premiere on November 6.  The inaugural gala will take place on Thursday, November 6 at the Riverfront Banquet Center in downtown Flint. Tickets for the celebration are currently available.

The Art of Achievement Awards are the evolution of previous celebrations of business excellence hosted by the Chamber as part of the biennial Business Awards and Athena Awards programs combined with the Flint & Genesee Convention & Visitors Bureau’s celebration of service excellence hosted through the annual Hospitality Awards program.  As a comprehensive recognition of achievement in the region, the new program will honor businesses and individuals in 12 categories covering business and hospitality.

Awards will be presented to businesses and individuals in the following categories:

Business Awards

  • CEO Business Award
  • Small Business Award
  • Minority Owned Business Award
  • Woman of Achievement Award
  • Young Professional Leader Award
  • Nonprofit Impact Award

Hospitality Awards

  • Gloria J. DeHart Award
  • Hospitality Ambassador Award
  • Frontline Ambassador Award
  • Restaurant of the Year
  • Hotel of the Year
  • Community Champion Award

For more information about the awards contact Heather Kale at (810) 600-1427 or To reserve tickets click here.