2012 Smart Leaders Awards Luncheon (Columbus)

The Smart Leaders Awards Luncheon is a recognition event honoring the brightest and most innovative corporate leaders in the local business community while bringing to light the strategies they used to attain their level of success.

The keynote speaker on July 19th will be Michael Dalby, the president and CEO of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. As growth in technology, health care, finance and retail sectors continues region-wide, Dalby will discuss how the Chamber helps organizations forge ahead.

2012 Honorees:

Bill Balderaz, President, Fathom

Tom Feeney, President & CEO, Safelite AutoGlass

Chris Irion, CEO, e-Cycle

Janet Jackson, President & CEO, United Way of Central Ohio

Rich Johnson, President & CEO, ViaQuest, Inc.

C. Bronson Jones, VP & General Manager, Banner Metals Group

Brad Kitchen, President, Alterra Real Estate Advisors

Nancy Kramer, Founder, Resource Interactive

Bob Loversidge, Jr., President & CEO, Schooley Caldwell Associates

Farah Majidzadeh, CEO/Chairperson, Resource International, Inc.

Tim Owens, Partner, Chair, Employment & Labor Law Practice Group, Lane, Alton & Horst

Rusty Ranney, President & CEO, Live Technologies LLC

Michael L. Reed, President & CEO, Application Link

Bill Schottenstein, President, Arshot Investment Corporation

Chris Shirer, President, Madison & Fifth