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Sunrise Pinnacle Awards

October 7, 2022 @ Royal Park Hotel

The Sunrise Pinnacle Awards Ceremony, organized each year by the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce, is an opportunity for the greater Rochester communities to honor the accomplishments and contributions of our region’s most visionary leaders, entrepreneurs, nonprofit organizations, and businesses.

2022 Award Winners

Business Awards

  • Molex won Business of the Year Award sponsored by Moceri Companies
  • Deb Silver, The Silver Shamrocks & Side Dish Rochester, won Business Woman of the Year sponsored by PNC Bank
  • Forum Health won the Diversity Award sponsored by Flagstar Bank
  • Mark Albrecht of MJAHR Consulting, won Entrepreneur of the Year sponsored by Mattina, Kent & Gibbons, P.C. 
  • Rochester Hills TV won the Technology Award sponsored by Beaumont

Chamber Awards

  • Lynn Oates of Envoy Mortgage, won Ambassador of the Year sponsored by Bellbrook
  • Marilyn Trent won Board Member of the Year sponsored by Pixley Funeral Home
  • Ken Elwert, won Leadership Greater Rochester Award sponsored by PAR Pharmaceutical
  • Kristen Pontz of The Rainbow Connection, won Young Professional of the Year sponsored by Chief Financial Credit Union

Community Awards

  • Nik Banda won Community Hero sponsored by Oakland University
  • PAR Pharmaceutical won Front-Line Leader Award sponsored by Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital
  • Chief Steve Schettenhelm, Rochester Police Department, won First Responder of the Year sponsored by The Crawford Insurance Group
  • Julie Lobaza, won Volunteer of the Year sponsored by Genisys Credit Union

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • John Modetz of Modetz Funeral Home won the Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by First State Bank
Lifetime Achievement
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