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  • 2016 Waukesha County Executive Award Winners

    2016 Champion of the County - Peter Sheild, DDS

    Dr. Sheild actively works to benefit the community through many projects, inlcuding Theresa’s Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer, a scholarship for Oconomowoc HS Seniors, and serving on the board of the Pabst Farms YMCA.


    2016 Business of the Year - First Business Bank

    First Business Bank supports local entrepreneurs and investors to succeed, which creates social and economic advancement for their employees, investors, families, and communities at large.


    2016 Large Non-Profit of the Year - Addiction Resource Council, Inc.

    Addiction Resource Council Inc. is dedicated to providing the highest quality programming and support for Waukesha County residents and families struggling with substance abuse, addiction and alcoholism.


    2016 Small Non-Profit of the Year - Healing Hearts of Waukesha County, Inc.

    Healing Hearts of Waukesha County is a community-based organization whose mission is to serve and support grieving children and their families.


  • Award Categories

    Champion of the County - This award will recognize an individual whose efforts promote and improve the quality of life in Waukesha County.  Download the Champion of the County Award Nomination Form here.

    Business of the Year -This award will recognize an organization that ensures Waukesha County’s success through employee and community engagement. Download the Business of the Year Award Nomination Form here.

    Large Non-Profit of the Year - This award recognizes an established Waukesha County non-profit organization that improves individual lives and the community at large through a range of social and civic endeavors. This organization must have an annual operation budget above $500,000. Download the Large Non-Profit of the Year Award Nomination Form here.

    Small Non-Profit of the Year - This award recognizes Waukesha County non-profit organizations that serve their communities and achieve their missions through innovative work that improves individual lives and the community at large through a range of social and civic endeavors. This organization must have an annual operation budget below $500,000. Download the Small Non-Profit of the Year Award Nomination Form here.


  • 2016 County Executive Awards Table Setting

    The awards will be presented at a luncheon at the Milwaukee Marriott West in Waukesha on November 8, 2017.

    Each winner will be featured in their own video highlighting their ingenuity, drive and dedication to the County; on the County website; and on Waukesha County’s social media pages. In addition, winners in the non-profit categories will receive monetary grants to aid them in their individual missions.

  • Registration will be available this summer. 

    If you have questions, please email CountyExecAwards@waukeshacounty.gov.


  • About the Waukesha County Executive Awards

    The Waukesha County Executive Awards program recognizes businesses, non-profits, and individuals that contribute to the continued success of Waukesha County and its citizens.

    Each year, a panel of judges assesses how each nominee meets the needs of four stakeholder groups: customers, investors, employees and the community at large.

    For more information, contact Nicole Armendariz at (262) 548-7902.

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