2017 Workforce Education Best Practice Award (Company)

The Kelso Longview Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2017 Workforce Education Best Practice Award (Employer)

This award honors employer organizations that have demonstrated achievement in providing high quality workforce education and training in Cowlitz County.

This award recognizes employer organizations that develop and implement programs that:

  • Are innovative in nature;
  • Improve the preparation and/or performance of emerging or incumbent workforce;
  • Have measurable outcome; and
  • Demonstrate collaboration between business, government, and education.

The following companies were winners the previous five years and are not eligible this year:

Workforce Education Best Practice (Company)
2016: Weyerhaeuser Columbia Timberland
2015: No nominees
2014: Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue
2013: Red Canoe Credit Union
2012: Cowlitz PUD
2011: City of Longview
2010: PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center

Please submit the following information along with a summary (500 words or less) as to why this business should receive the Workforce Education Best Practice Award

Deadline for submission is April 11, 2017