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Child Focus Honored as Chamber Pacesetter

November 30, 2018

Hard work, dedication and commitment to Clermont County are three key traits the 2018 Pacesetter Awards recipients share.  The Clermont Chamber of Commerce honored the annual Pacesetters at its Awards Dinner, recognizing outstanding companies and individuals for their hard work and county contribution.. The 2018 Pacesetter Awards were held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Oasis Conference Center in Loveland, OH.  Honorees for this year’s awards were: Child Focus, Warren Walker, Tim Rodenberg and Bob Farrell.

“So much of the good that happens in our communities is through the good will of caring individuals and organizations who do things without pay or without expecting anything in return. These community members just do it out of the goodness of their hearts and recognition is important,” said Clermont Chamber President/CEO Matt Van Sant.  He feels it is important  to take the time and thank community members who make a difference, describing the time they give as “remarkable.”  These recipients truly make a positive impact on those who live and work in Clermont County.  Click here to watch the video.

Award categories and qualifications are listed below:

Child Focus, Inc. received The Corporate Pacesetter Award which goes to an organization that has displayed genuine concern for the welfare of Clermont County and its residents by exhibiting outstanding qualities of corporate citizenship and leadership.

Warren Walker received The Edward J. Parish Pacesetter Award - An individual who has contributed to the economic vitality of Clermont County, who has a genuine concern for the welfare of Clermont County  and its residents, and who has exhibited outstanding character, citizenship, and leadership.

Tim Rodenberg received The Martha Dorsey Award - A public servant (elected or non-elected) who has genuine concern for the welfare of Clermont County and has demonstrated outstanding leadership, character and citizenship. 

Bob Farrell received The Legacy Award - An individual who has contributed a lifetime legacy to the economic vitality of Clermont County and its residents, and who has exhibited outstanding character, citizenship, and leadership.