Business Hall of Fame Award

The growth in the Dayton area has led to the development of a successful business community that has made its mark on our region. Presented in partnership with Dayton Magazine, the Dayton Business Hall of Fame recognizes the accomplishments and contributions of outstanding leaders within our region who have made a positive impact on this community through economic, cultural and civic endeavors.

How to apply/nominate

Nominations are accepted through Dayton Magazine.

2020 Honorees

  • Anita Moore – Premier Health
  • Frank Perez – Kettering Health Network
  • Fred Ungerman – Taft/
  • Jeff Schmitt (Posthumous) – Jeff Schmitt Auto Group

2019 Honorees

  • Greg McAfee, President – McAfee Heating & Air
  • Patricia McDonald, Retired President – KeyBank
  • Alan Pippenger, President – Requarth
  • David Wyse, Chairman – Projects Unlimited, Inc.
  • Wilbur & Orville Wright (Posthumous) – Wright Company

2018 Honorees

  • Dr. Michael Ervin – Downtown Dayton Partnership
  • Phil Parker – Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Richard Schwartz – Winsupply
  • Fred Smith (Posthumous) – Huffy Corp

2017 Honorees

  • Mary Boosalis – Premier Health
  • Larry Conner – The Conner Group
  • Harold Rieck – Rieck Services
  • Raj Soin – Modern Technologies Corporation
  • Eugene Dean Imbrogno (Posthumous) – MedWork