The Portage County Business Council recently recognized community leaders and businesses who have made a significant impact.
There were winners in four different categories.
The 2018 Ambassador of the Year award went to Sarah Agena, who was recognized for being the most active and engaged volunteer.
River’s Edge Campground was awarded 2018 Small Business of the Year. The camp- ground caters to campers, waterpark visitors and patrons at its Bullheads Bar and Grill.
The 2018 Decree of Excellence award went to Lineage Logistics, a temperature-controlled storage provider.
Doug Ballweg of Delta Dental was given the 2018 President’s Award for being an influential leader in Portage County.
At another Business Council event, the American Agriculture Appreciation Banquet Plover River Farms Alliance owners Nick & Dianne Somers were awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Agriculture Award for their commitment to the progress and success of the agri-business industry and for their contribu-tions to the agri-business community.
The event that celebrates Portage County individuals for their personal and professional contributions to agriculture in Portage County.