Curry Supply Company has been selected as the Outstanding Business Firm in Blair County, Pennsylvania, for 2014.
Curry Supply will be the recipient of the Alexander A. Notopoulos Award at the Annual Meeting of the Altoona-Blair County Development Corporation Board of Directors to be held on May 15 at the Blair County Convention Center.
The Alexander A. Notopoulos Award was created by the Altoona-Blair County Development (ABCD) Corporation as a tribute to Attorney Notopoulos for his many years of dedicated service to Altoona Enterprises and the Altoona/Blair County Community. This award was designed by the organization to acknowledge outstanding business firms in Blair County. Recipients must have a substantiated history as an established business in the community, coupled by ongoing efforts to maintain and create quality jobs that provide family sustainable wages and help to diversity and expand the economic base in Blair County.
In addition, the awardee must also demonstrate a sense of community involvement by evidence of commitments to aid community-oriented projects which help improve the quality of life and provide a sense of community spirit which helps to make Blair County a favorable place to live and work.
“Based upon the purpose of the award and the initiatives of Curry Supply in the Blair County area, the Board of Directors of Altoona-Blair County Development Corporation is pleased to acknowledge the selection of Curry Supply as the worthy recipient of this award for 2014,” said Martin J. Marasco, President & CEO, ABCD Corporation.
“I am humbled that we are being recognized in this way,” said Jason Ritchey, President, Curry Supply. “Our company has grown considerably over the past eighty years. We would not have been able to achieve that growth without the support of our employees and the community. Receiving this award is an honor.”