Congratulations to Edmonds Chamber Arts Awards Recipients!
Monday, 25 March 2013 12:42

Credit: Teresa Wippel of and photographer, Larry Vogel


Edmonds Chamber of Commerce Arts Awards winners

Edmonds Cultural Services Manager Frances Chapin with Jeff Stilwell and Manya Vee from MaJe Gallery, winner of Business Leadership Award. (Chamber Arts Committee members Jack Loos and Gretchen Johnston are in the background.)


Receiving the Collaboration Award, from left: Russ Whealy from Europe Through the Back Door; Roberta McBride, Executive Director and Laura Heard, Board President, Cascade Symphony Orchestra; Stephen Hegg, KCTS-TV and Joe McIalwain, Edmonds Center for the Arts Executive Director


Individual Leadership Award winner was Mike Popke from Lynnwood Honda.


Barbara Kindness received the Individual Volunteer Award.


Congratulations to winners of the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce Arts Awards, who were recognized Thursday night for their  exemplary service in sustaining and creating arts programs in Edmonds. (All photos by Larry Vogel.)


Business Leadership Award: Manya Vee Selects (now MaJe Gallery) for the Art Walk and Mural Society.


Creative Collaboration Award: Rick Steves/Europe Through the Back Door, KCTS, Cascade Symphony Orchestra and Edmonds Center for the Arts for “Europe: A Symphonic Journey.”


Individual Leadership Award: Mike Popke of Lynnwood Honda for encouraging partnerships between business and the arts.


Individual Volunteer Award: Barbara Kindness for supporting and sustaining arts and culture.


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