The George C Marshall Award
Celebrates an individual who has demonstrated an exemplary commitment to the community above and beyond business contributions. Honorees in this category are community leaders who have demonstrated leadership, vision, and community service that our esteemed George C. Marshall would have admired.
New Business Award
Celebrates a new business started in the past two years that is respectful of Leesburg’s past and represents the best of the town’s future.
|2018||The Clay and Metal Loft|
|2015||Picket Fence Realty, LLC|
Celebrates a thriving business or organization that has made a long-term commitment to preserving the integrity and character of Leesburg’s Historic Downtown. This category may include building design and construction consistent with the historic architecture or a business whose practices or programs augment the authenticity of Downtown Leesburg.
|2017||Trinity House Cafe|
Celebrates a business or organization that promotes a positive image of Leesburg as a business location or tourist destination. Candidates include businesses or organizations that are leaders in promoting our hometown of the 21st century as the best place to visit, locate, and grow a business, and bring attention and recognition to the community.
|2017||Friends of Leesburg Public Arts|
Celebrates a business or organization that has brought recognition to Leesburg through innovative business ventures, unique product development or other cutting-edge business practices. Businesses are recognized for originality and invention, changing old things to new things, or simply new things.
Home-Based Business Award
Celebrates the owner of a unique business, operated from a residence located within Leesburg. This category showcases the entrepreneurial spirit in Leesburg to recognize a business that demonstrates innovation in building a solid clientele from its home based operations.
|2018||Happy Pets Petsitting|
|2017||Blue Lion Multimedia|
|2016||Barn Owl Primitives|
|2015||Bow Tie Strategies|
Public Art Award
Celebrates a business, organization, or individual that contributes to the development of the Town’s public art program or actively supports the arts within the Town of Leesburg.
|2016||Friends of Leesburg Public Arts|
Community Steward Award
Celebrates a business or organization that actively contributes its time, talent and resources to community improvement efforts. This category recognizes Leesburg businesses or organizations that go beyond the daily routine of their work to reach deeper in to the Leesburg community to assist others.
|2018||The Painted Tiger Art Studio, LLC|
|2017||Every Citizen Has Opportunities, Inc.|
|2015||Not Bossy Girls and Feed A Kid|
Celebrates a business or organization that leads or participates in activities that benefit the environment through its business practices and policies. These businesses demonstrate the lasting benefit of an environmental program, promotion or event that has had a positive impact of the “green” nature of Leesburg.
|2018||Loudoun Habitat ReStore|
|2017||Leesburg Station Auto Wash|
|2016||Leesburg Garden Club, Inc.|
|2015||The Marshall House|
Veterans Affairs Award
Celebrates an individual, business or organization that supports veterans of all conflicts.
|2018||Coalition to Salute America's Heroes|
|2017||Veterans Transition Forum|
|2016||Hire Our Heroes|
|2015||Sweats for Vets|
Rising Star Award
Celebrates a Leesburg business which has been in operation for less than one year and has set itself apart from other businesses through its exemplary achievements. The Rising Star Award is selected directly by the Economic Development Commission.
|2016||Bank of Clarke County|
|2015||LoCo Art Studio|