Awards are presented in four major categories: Large (more than 250 employees); Medium (50-250 employees); Small (less than 50 employees); Community Service (businesses showing exemplary community service efforts). In addition, the Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago's Quinlan School of Business presents a Century award to highlight the success and longevity of a family business and the Dean's Award will recognize a business that has excelled in social enterprise, supply chain management or emerging markets.
Congratulations to our past Award Winners!
2012 Family Business of the Year Award Winners
Small Winner: Adams Foam Rubber Co.
Medium Winner: Siemer Milling Co.
Large Winner: Medline Industries Inc.
Community Service Winner: New World Van Lines
Century Award Winner: Klein Tools
2011 Family Business of the Year Award Winners
Small Winner: Richards Graphic Communications
Medium Winner: St. Andrew's Golf & Country Club
Large Winner: Ed Miniat Inc.
Community Service Winner: Crescent Electric Supply Co.
Century Award Winner: Gonnella Baking Co.
2010 Family Business of the Year Award Winners
Small Winner: Neiman Brothers Co.
Medium Winner: W.S. Darley & Co.
Large Winner: Hoffer Plastics Corp.
Century Award Winner: Ferrara Pan Candy Co.
2009 Family Business of the Year Award Winners
Small Winner: Wisdom Adhesives
Medium Winner: Stenstrom Companies Ltd.
Large Winner: Rex Electric & Technologies LLC
Community Service Winner: Packer Engineering Inc.
Century Award Winner: Sloan Valve Co.
2008 Family Business of the Year Award Winners
Community Service Winner: William Charles Ltd.
Century Award Winner: Eclipse Inc.
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