Sunday, April 11, 2021

Southlake Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Award Recipients

The Southlake Chamber held the Stars of Southlake Annual Awards Banquet on Friday, April 8th at the Marriott Solana. The recipients were recognized at the star-studded ceremony sponsored by Texas Health Harris Methodist Southlake for their accomplishments in community, service and business.

“We honor these individuals that have made positive change in our Chamber and community and set an example for others to follow with their initiative, creativity and energy,” said Jill Clifton, Board Chair.

The coveted Citizen of the Year Award was presented to Carolyn Hobbs. “We are honored to have Carolyn represent the City of Southlake as the 2010 Citizen of the Year” said Dana Davis, President and CEO of the Southlake Chamber. “Carolyn was heavily involved in many organizations and relevant projects in 2010 that enhanced the quality of life in Southlake. A long-time Southlake resident, Carolyn has been actively engaged in improving Southlake for many years and is well deserving of this recognition.”

Below are the 2011 Southlake Stars Award Recipients:

Citizen of the Year, Sponsored by Pieter Andries Jewelers – WINNER: Carolyn Hobbs

This award recognizes unparalleled efforts and service making the City of Southlake a better place for everyone.

Chairman’s Award, Presented by Southlake Chamber – WINNER: Jill Johnson,Southlake Chamber

This award recognizes exceptional performance and dedication to the continued success of the Southlake Chamber of Commerce in 20 I o.

President’s Award, Sponsored by First Financial Bank Southlake – WINNER: Southlake Chamber Executive Committee (Jill Clifton, Mark Guilbert, Brad Cavnar, Traci Bernard, Pat Staudt, Richard Kuhlman, Nicole Smith and Mark Jones)

This award recognizes exemplary service to the Southlake Chamber of Commerce through the dedication of time, resources and ideas that have served to enhance Chamber success and opportunities.

Civic Group of the Year, Sponsored by Roxann Taylor & Associates – WINNER: Kids Matter International

This award recognizes an organization that has had a positive impact through their involvement in the community and as a result of actions taken by the organization to improve the lives of people.

Director of the Year, Presented by Southlake Chamber – WINNERS: Cindy Campbell, Original Productions and Richard Kuhlman, Maguire Partners

This award recognizes one of the Southlake Chamber’s Directors for demonstrating the utmost professionalism and enthusiasm with regard to Chamber involvement.

Corporate Business of the Year, Sponsored by ONCOR – WINNER: Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake

This award recognizes dedication and service to the City of Southlake beyond compare, for making it a better place for all to live or do business, and for exemplifying a commitment to excellence in all they do.

Small Business of the Year, Sponsored by Providence Bank of Texas – WINNER: is Web Works

This award recognizes unparalleled service and commitment to the City of Southlake, building on Southlake’s strong business and community environment, and exemplifying a commitment to excellence in all they do.

Volunteer of the Year, Presented by Southlake Chamber – WINNER: Sharyn Crownover, Allstate Insurance

This award recognizes outstanding volunteer service and contributions within the Southlake community.

Leadership Southlake Alumni of the Year, Sponsored by Verizon – WINNER: Kosse Maykus, Maykus Custom Homes

This award recognizes outstanding dedication and service from alumni of Leadership Southlake.

Ambassador of the Year, Sponsored by Highland Landscaping – WINNER: NicoleSmith, Re/Max Masters

This award recognizes efforts going above and beyond to create a positive environment for the Chamber’s membership through dedication and service to the Ambassador Committee.

Youth of the Year, Sponsored by Southlake Youth Action Commission – WINNER: Kristin Kent

This award recognizes a local student for dedication and achievement in the Southlake area.

The Southlake Chamber is a non-profit 600-member based organization. The Chamber has been instrumental in the successful growth and progress of the area for more than 25 years. The mission of the Southlake Chamber of Commerce is to serve the needs of business.

For additional information on our winners or membership, please contact the Chamber at 817.481.8200 or you may email me at