The Sunrise Pinnacle Awards Ceremony, organized each year by the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce, is an opportunity for the greater Rochester communities to come together and honor the accomplishments and contributions of our region’s most visionary leaders, entrepreneurs, nonprofit organizations, and businesses.
Over 500 attendees will be present to honor our 23 award winners that include: Business of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, Educator of the Year, Young Professional of the Year and many others.
Congratulations to our 2018 award recipients!
Congrats to all our 2018 Winners!
- Beaumont Health System - Lifetime Achievement Award: Bill Byers
- BMW & Audi of Rochester Hills - Board Member of the Year Award: Mary Mbiya
- Pixley Funeral Home - Ambassador of the Year Award: Greg Johnson
- PAR Pharmaceutical - Leadership Greater Rochester Award: Jermaine Johnson
- Rochester Community Schools - Young Professional of the Year Award: Maria Willett
- Fox Automotive of Rochester Hills - Business of the Year Award: Lear Corporation
- PNC Bank - Business Woman of the Year Award: Linda Davis-Kirksey
- Mattina, Kent & Gibbons, P.C., - Small Business of the Year Award: Premier Pets
- Edward Jones Investments - Steady Growth & Profitability Award: Bader USA
- OU INC - Economic Development Award: Fox Automotive
- Spalding DeDecker - Innovative Corporate Culture Award: SolvIT
- The Frank Rewold & Son - Advocacy Award: Jaymes Vettraino
- Croskey Lanni, PC - Philanthropy Award: Huntington Ford
- Paint Creek Center for the Arts - Arts & Cultural Award: Kiwanis Club of Rochester
- Chief Financial Credit Union - Community Builder Award: Innovation Hills
- Comcast Business - Customer Service Award: Bellbrook Senior Community
- C&G Newspapers/Rochester Post - Diversity Award: Flagstar Bank
- Consumers Energy - Excellence in Dining Award: Detroit Deli & More
- Oakland University - Educator of the Year Award: Karen Malsbury
- Ascension Crittenton Hospital - Healthcare Professional of the Year Award: Dr. Richard Easton
- Shelton Buick GMC - Nonprofit Achievement Award: RAYA
- Crawford Insurance Group - Outstanding Community Service Award: Nino Tocco
- Boulevard Health Center - Creative Excellence Award: Graphics East