Vancouver Chamber to take leadership nominations



The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce said Friday it will begin taking nominations Monday for the second annual “2013 Business and Leadership Awards.”

The five award categories are: Business Community Builder (two winners in the large- and small-business categories); the Community Statesman; the Community Champion; and a new award category: Southwest Washington’s Business Start-up to Watch.

Nomination forms will be available at from July 1 until the submission deadline Aug. 16. Winners will be announced during the chamber’s Annual Awards Salute Celebration on Sept. 19.