CAGLCC's Annual Dinner a Huge Success
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD HONORS MITCHELL GOLD
This is the first year CAGLCC gave a a lifetime achievement award. The recipient of this first award was business leader and activist Mitchell Gold.
In 1989, Gold and his business partner created a residential furniture manufacturing company, known as Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, based in Taylorsville, North Carolina. Gold’s years of marketing experience with his partner’s talents as an art director set the course for the company and changed the furniture industry. Just nine years later, Inc. magazine positioned The Mitchell Gold Company at number 57 on its list of the 500 fastest growing private companies.
AND The BUSINESS PEOPLE OF THE YEAR AWARDS went to:
Randy Shulman—Male Business Person
Sandra Goldthorpe—Female Business Person
Alyson Meiselman—Transgender Business Person
Ebone Belle—Up and Coming Business Person
Pete Exis—Volunteer of the Year
Steve Moore and the DC Economic Partnership—Community Ally
Ernst and Young—Corporate Ally