The Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for "business person of the year."
If you know someone who fits the criteria, send the Chamber the person's name, along with a few paragraphs about why you've nominated him or her (the Chamber won't accept a nomination without explanation), to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, April 30.
The criteria are:
Personal Qualities: integrity, entrepreneurial ability, personal contributions outside of immediate business interest, role model to other business people; leadership and vision
Managerial Skills: leadership quality, productivity, maintaining a positive work environment, successful performance, fullfilling organization's goals and mission
Contribution to the Southern Berkshires: policies and projects that have a positive impact on the community, collaboration between business and community, business support of the community.
Last year the Chamber Board selected David J. Bruce, president and chief executive officer at Lee Bank. Bruce has held his current position at Lee Bank since 1989 and is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the bank and its holding company Berkshire Financial Services.