Dayton, Ohio (PRWEB) October 24, 2013
United Theological Seminary (United), Dayton, OH and President Wendy Deichmann have been named as finalists in the Dayton Business Journal’s 2013 Business of the Year awards.
United was named a finalist in the Not-for-Profit category, and President Deichmann was named a finalist in the Executive of the Year category.
"I'm amazed and honored by the nominations," President Deichmann said. "Then again, God is doing great things at United!"
The Dayton Business Journal's annual awards program recognizes the best in business across the Miami Valley. The full list of honorees has been selected and includes 20 different companies that have achieved success during the past several years. The full list can be seen here.
The Business of the Year awards, presented by Soin International, features seven categories that give recognition to: Top executives; nonprofits; manufacturers; minority businesses; young and start-up companies; community supporters and service companies.
Finalists will be featured in a special publication Nov. 8, as well as at the prestigious black-tie gala.
Winners of each award, as well as an overall Business of the Year Award, will be announced at the banquet, which will be held Nov. 7 at the Schuster Center in downtown Dayton.
Judges for this year’s awards were Veronica Grabill, president of GW Land Title; Chris Wire, president and owner of Real Art Design group and Scott Group and Scott Sullivan, president of SelectTech Services Corp.
United Theological Seminary, now on its 143rd year, is one of the fastest growing theological schools in the United States. It was founded in 1871 by Milton Wright, a Bishop in The United Brethren Church and father of Wilbur, Orville and Katherine Wright. United offers accredited, innovative graduate and non-degree education programs for both clergy and laity. See http://www.united.edu for more information.