Eberhart: Local businesses recognized for over 50 years of operation

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, March 29, 2019 2:07 pm

STATEHOUSE (March 29, 2019) — Longstanding Shelby County businesses recently received the Governor’s Half Century or Century Business Award, according to State Rep. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville).

“Our community is fortunate to be the home of these four longstanding businesses,” Eberhart said. “Each have made Shelbyville and our surrounding communities a better place to live and grow.”

These Shelby County businesses were among 65 Indiana companies and organizations honored with the Governor’s Century or Half Century Business awards at a Statehouse ceremony on March 21:

  • Cancer Association of Shelby County Inc., which has been in business for 60 years, received the Governor’s Half Century Business Award;
  • Major Hospital Foundation, which has been in business for 58 years, received the Governor’s Half Century Business Award;
  • Runnebohm Construction Company, which has been in business for 51 years, received the Governor’s Half Century Business Award; and
  • Sandman Brothers, which has been in business for 101 years, received the Governor’s Century Business Award.

The awards recognize Hoosier businesses that have remained in continuous operation in Indiana for at least 50 or 100 consecutive years and demonstrated a commitment to community service.

For more information, visit www.iedc.in.gov.  

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State Rep. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville) represents House District 57,

which includes Shelby County and portions of Bartholomew and Hancock counties.

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