Submit Your Nomination for Business of the Year & Citizen of the Year!

Thank you for taking the time to nominate a business for Business of the Year and/or an individual for the Cohase Chamber Citizen of the Year.

We are always excited to award deserving individuals and business in our community with this honor which recognizes their contributions, achievements and commitment to the towns and villages in our region.

Make sure to complete the form(s) below and be sure to click Submit!  With your submission you will receive an email confirmation. If you have any questions contact us at or by phone at (802) 518-0030.

All submissions must be received by December 3, 2019.

Business of the Year

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Is a current member of Cohase Chamber of Commerce
  2. Is not a previous Business of the Year recipient (see below)
  3. Has been in operation for more than 1 year
  4. Performs/supports charitable works in the community
  5. Demonstrates innovation and creativity in business operations
  6. Demonstrates environmental consciousness in business operations
  7. Promotes an employee-friendly work atmosphere

Past Award Recipients

2007 – Farm-Way Bradford, VT
2008 – Windy Ridge Orchard, N. Haverhill, NH
2009 – Colatina Exit Restaurant Bradford, VT
2010 – Four Corners Farm, Newbury, VT
2011 – Valley Floors, Bradford, VT
2012 – Puffer Broadcasting, Wells River, VT
2013 – Blackmount Equipment, N. Haverhill, NH
2014 – Chapman’s Country Store, Fairlee, VT
2015 – Cottage Hospital, Woodsville, NH
2016 – Wells River Chevrolet, Wells River, VT
2017 – Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank, Woodsville, NH
2018 – Copeland Furniture, Bradford, VT

Citizen of the Year

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Is a resident of one of the Chamber towns (Haverhill, Piermont, Orford, Bradford, Newbury or Fairlee.)
  2. Is over 18 years of age
  3. Demonstrates community/volunteer spirit
  4. Performs charitable works in the community
  5. Has a substanital impact on our regional community
  6. Demonstrates Inspirational Leadership Qualities
  7. Not a previous Citizen of the Year recipient

Past Award Recipients

2010 – David Keith, N. Haverhill, NH
2011- Nancy Jones and Dr. Mark Harris, Bradford, VT
2012 – Edith Celley, Haverhill, NH
2013 – Marilyn Fuller, Newbury, VT
2014 – Dick McDanolds, Haverhill, NH
2015 – Wayne Fortier, Haverhill, NH
2016 – Connie Philleo and  Claude Phipps, Newbury, VT
2017 – Marvin Harrison, Newbury, VT
2018 – Monique Priestley, Bradford, VT