Economic Vitality Awards
The Economic Vitality awards are presented at the SCBP Annual Meeting Awards Luncheon in December for extraordinary contribution to the economy of Somerset County, public sector leadership, and technological advancement. The Economic Vitality Awards honor companies that have made a significant economic impact in Somerset County and have fostered economic vitality through job creation and retention, job training and retraining, sales growth, profitability and reinvestment; technologic advancement, and increased capital assets and influx of new dollars.
The SCBP thanks everyone who supported the 2015 Annual Meeting Awards Luncheon, honoring FinPro Inc., Olde Mill Inn, United Way Northern New Jersey and Van Cleef Engineering Associates.
2014: Affinity Federal Credit Union, Costco North Plainfield, Middle Earth, Northeast Power Dry. Special Recognition: NJ American Water
2013: M&E Engineers Inc., Primus Green Energy, The Center School. Lifetime Achievement Award: Rocque Dameo
2012: Bridgeway Senior Healthcare, Noveda Technologies, ProCure Proton Therapy Center, Somerset County Library System, Somerville Aluminum.
2011: Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Voltaix LLP, Bridgewater Overhead Doors.
2010: AT&T, Women's Health & Counseling Center, Viking Termite & Pest Control, Community Leadership Award: Downtown Somerville Alliance. Signature Sponsor: Huawei Technologies
2009: STS Tire & Auto Center, Raritan Valley Community College, Somerset County United Way, Community Leadership Award: Courier News/mycentraljersey.com. Signature Sponsor: HSBC
2008: PNC, Somerset Hills YMCA, Verve Bistro, Bar & Lounge. Signature Sponsor: HSBC
2007: JCP&L/First Energy, Demeter's Pantry/Taste of Crete LLC
2006: Verizon, marketRx, Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home. Signature Sponsor: Verizon
2005: Somerset Patriots Baseball Club, New Jersey Skylands Insurance Companies, Cardinal Health. Signature Sponsor: New Jersey Skylands Insurance Companies
2004: Bridgewater Commons, The Olde Mill Inn, Signature Sponsor: Affinity Federal Credit Union
2003: Executive Graphics, Financial Resources Federal Credit Union, Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus. Signature Sponsor: Affinity Federal Credit Union
2002: Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Taratec Development Corp., New England Financial of Central Jersey, County of Somerset.
2001: National Starch and Chemical, LFR, Bountiful Baskets/Angelone’s Florist, Celebrations Party Rentals, Lloyd’s of Somerville
2000: The Olde Mill Inn, Pharmacia Corporation, Shanahan’s Stationery & Office Equipment,
Somerset Medical Center
1999: Affinity Federal Credit Union, Arbor Glen, Bound Brook Borough, Institute for Business & Professional Development, SSP Architectural Group, Sir Speedy Printing Center
1998: Hoechst Marion Roussel, Somerset Valley Bank, Platinum Communications
1997: Melillo Consulting, Inc., Fras-Air Contracting, The Advance Group
1996: Micro Stamping Corporation, Maitra Associates, P.C., Zeus Industrial Products,
ImClone Systems, Inc.
1995: Somerset Medical Center, Bloomberg Financial Markets, R.C. Fine Foods, Inc.,
Aromatic Technologies, Inc.