Community Business Leader Award Recipient
Our 2019 Community Business Leader Award was given to Jorge Hidalgo, Wilde East Towne Honda.
Jorge's contributions include: Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce Board Chair,; Support to: the Colonial Club, Sun Prairie School District and the Sun Prairie Media Center. His nominators wrote: “From the moment I met him I knew he was going to be a fabulous addition to our Sun Prairie community-his involvement with career education for our students is top-notch. This year, his company has hired three SPHS youth apprentices. Due to his belief in kids, SPHS has one of the few nationally certified programs in Dane County. He does it all and always with a smile!”
Jorge chose to donate the award from the Chamber of Commerce to the Sun Prairie Education Foundation.
Previous recipients include Jimmy Kauffman, Bank of Sun Prairie; Lorie Candelmo, Continental ContiTech Fluid Technologies; John Halvorson, MBE CPA's; Ron Blawusch, Bank of Sun Prairie; Pete Simon, Prairie Athletic Club; Tom Hebl, Hebl, Hebl & Ripp; Duane Sprecher of Culver's Frozen Custard; Russ Fassbender of American Family-Fassbender Agency; Glenn Fenske of Sunwood Apartments; Nate Pederson of Sentry Foods & Floral; Beth Mielcarek of Bean's 'n Cream, Terry Weisensel of Comprehensive Accounting and Tom Tubbs, Bank of Sun Prairie.
Congratulations Jorge! Thanks for all you do for Sun Prairie!