Awards and Recognitions
St. Louis County Economic Council has been consistently awarded for outstanding work by governmental agencies, trade organizations, publications, and professional and civic organizations. Below is a list of its 2012 achievements:
July 2012 Denny Coleman, President & CEO, St. Louis County Economic Council
Missouri Economic Development Finance Board (MEDFA) - Richard A. King Award
MEDFA has recognized Denny Coleman for his significant contribution to economic development in Missouri and St. Louis region. The award is given to a person, company, project or municipality that has made a significant contribution to economic development in Missouri and was created to honor the memory of Dick King, a prominent real estate development attorney who promoted Missouri's development financing tools.
May 2012 St. Louis County Economic Council & St. Louis Development Corporation
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) - Eddie Mae Binion Community Service Award
Awarded for outstanding achievements and support of LSEM's mission to provide equal access to justice. The award is named for Eddie Mae Binion, who worked on behalf of the poor and disenfranchised for over 40 years.
April 2012 Tim Nowak, Executive Director, World Trade Center St. Louis
Small Business Monthly - 100 St. Louisans to Know to Succeed in Business
These business owners, bankers, attorneys, educators, executives and community leaders are the kind of people you need to know (or at least know of) to navigate the road to success.
March 2012 Jamestown Mall
American Planning Association, Missouri Chapter - Outstanding Planning Award for a Plan
The Jamestown Mall Area Plan was recognized as a significant advancement of planning in the St. Louis metropolitan region. The award was presented to St. Louis County Economic Council, H3 Studios, and Dover Kohl and Partners.
February 2012 Monica Conners
CREW Saint Louis - Busines to Business Award
CREW recognized Monica Conners, vice president of business retention and expansion, as a member who consistently demonstrates an extraordinary commitment to either referring or directly doing business with other CREW members.
February 2012 Denny Coleman
St. Louis Business Journal - Most Influential St. Louisans
Year after year, Denny Coleman, president & CEO of the Economic Council, is considered one of St. Louis' most influential for his oversight of economic development in St. Louis County.