CLEVELAND, TN – Preston West and Richard King, owners of KeyStone Solutions, LLC, were named the Mel Bedwell Small Businesspersons of the Year by the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce Small Business Committee. West and King become the 30th recipients of the award at today’s small business luncheon, held annually by the Chamber. The Mel Bedwell Small Businessperson of the Year award is given in memoriam of Mel Bedwell, remembered for his energy, determination, ingenuity, honesty, enthusiasm, and
CLEVELAND, TN – Dwight Richardson, Affiliate Broker with Bender Realty and owner/designer of Fenimore’s Floral Design Studio, has been selected as the recipient of the 2023 Robert W. Varnell Jr. Leadership Award. Richardson has spent many years impacting the growth of the community in a variety of ways. None more so than the arts community. He has been an active member of the Allied Arts Council of the Chamber of Commerce for several years and is a charter member of Art Is Here Partnership.
CLEVELAND, TN – The 2023 M.C. Headrick Free Enterprise Award, one of the highest awards given by the Chamber, is presented to Roger Pickett, of MurMaid Mattress. Pickett is the owner and operator of MurMaid Mattress, a local family-owned and operated mattress retail chain that offers national brand mattresses, as well as their own brand made locally and sold directly to the consumer. The M.C. Headrick Free Enterprise Award honors the memory of one of the most outstanding businessmen