The award, which was launched in 1992, was announced by the Chamber on May 8th during its annual awards luncheon. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges based on company history, business or management philosophy, response to challenges, innovative products or services, and community contributions.
“We are honored and humbled to be the recipient of this prestigious award. We want to thank the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, and will strive everyday to show that we are deserving of this honor”. said Connell Insurance President Tim Connell.
Other nominees are 417 Magazine, Everything Kitchens, J. Howard Fisk Limousines, and Midwest Metro, A Field Services Company.
Connell Insurance, based in Hollister, MO, is one of the largest insurance agencies serving southwestern Missouri. An independent insurance agency, Connell specializes in both commercial and personal lines of insurance, representing numerous insurance companies.