Category Archives: Celebration of Excellence

Lazarus House’s Bridget Shaheen Receives Community Service Award

On March 13, 1983, a group of well-intentioned individuals founded an emergency shelter for neighbors in the city of Manchester who had fallen on rough times. The five-bed shelter began with a simple advocacy program designed to help people regain their footing. Known simply as Lazarus House, the project continued to grow and mature, guiding [...]

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Countryside Vetrinary Hospital – Business of the Year – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

Countryside Veterinary Hospital is one of the eight best animal hospitals in North America, as ranked by the American Animal Hospital Association. Employees enjoy what they do and connect personally with clients, patients, and the community.
The economic recession of the last year and a half has forced businesses in every industry to change their culture [...]

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Susan Leger Ferraro – Entrepreneur of the Year – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

Susan is the founder and president of four successful businesses: Little Sprouts Inc., The Leadership & Literacy Foundation, Imagine That, and Peace, Love and Happiness, LLC. Susan employs over 280 people. Speaking nationwide, she helps other organizations achieve the same success. For Susan, the power of investing in people, in business, and in growth is [...]

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Trinity EMS – George L. Duncan Award of Excellence – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

The Trinity team brings expertise and resources to numerous boards, non-profits, committees, and other organizations. They supply ambulances for community events and donate defibrillators to rinks, stadiums, police departments, churches, and adult daycare facilities in their markets.
John Chemaly and Gary Sepe accepted the George L. Duncan Award at the 2010 Enterprise Bank Celebration of Excellence [...]

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Anton's Cleaners – Community Service Award (For-Profit) – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

Anton’s Cleaners believes using its resources to improve the well being of the communities it serves is a core business value. In 1995, Anton’s initiated the Coats for Kids program, which has collected, cleaned, and distributed 600,000 free coats to those in need.
“Anyone who is in need of a coat will have one.”
It’s a simple [...]

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Konarka – Business of the Year – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

Konarka’s mission is to expand the use of renewable solar energy in the world through a revolutionary material. They are the leader in thin film organic photovoltaic technology, converting light into affordable, accessible, and renewable energy.

In an age when cost-efficient and environmentally friendly energy sources are at the forefront of scientific [...]

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MedStar Ambulance – Business of the Year – 2010 Celebration of Excellence

MedStar has demonstrated a commitment to service excellence by making investments in state-of-the-art technologies for administration and for use with the ambulances. This technology can mean the difference between life and death for a patient.

MedStar Ambulance, a family-owned company providing emergency healthcare in the greater Worcester area and North Central [...]

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Greater Lawrence Boys & Girls Club – Non Profit of the Year Award – 2010 Celebration Of Excellence

BGCL helps young people develop the qualities needed to become responsible citizens and leaders. Young people come to BGCL because it offers a safe, fun, and supportive environment in an increasingly complex world.

The standards by which success is defined vary by industry and endeavor. For the Boys and Girls Club of [...]

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Enterprise Bank’s 2011 Celebration of Excellence

Most business owners expect to work long hours and make many sacrifices in order to see their companies and employees grow. Individuals who embrace work in non-profit agencies and charitable organizations very often place the mission before their own comfort. None of them do it for recognition or praise. They do it because of who [...]

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Enterprise Bank to Unveil Wall of Fame on April 19

The Enterprise Bank Wall of Fame, an impressive commemorative wall featuring the most recent winners of Enterprise Bank’s Celebration of Excellence, will be a permanent fixture at the Enterprise Bank main office, located at 222 Merrimack Street in Lowell.
The Wall of Fame will be unveiled at a ceremony on April 19 and all past recipients [...]

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