Press release

Nominate Your Favorite Local Leader for a Sierra Vision Award

Truckee, CA – Can you think of a local leader in your community deserving of recognition? Sierra Business Council (SBC) is inviting the Sierra Nevada community to nominate individuals, organizations, businesses, and government agencies for the 2017 Sierra Vision Awards.


Last year’s honoree Mountain Rambler Brewery owner, Joe Lane, in Bishop. Copyright Rick Saez 2016

The Sierra Vision Awards recognize and honor leadership in restoring and invigorating our local economies, communities, and environment.

“The Sierra Vision Awards recognize major contributions to the realization of community vitality, environmental quality, economic prosperity, and social fairness in the Sierra Nevada,” explains SBC President, Steve Frisch.

To make a nomination, simply complete the online form by Friday, November 17th, 2017. SBC’s Board of Directors will select the winners in December and present the awards in early 2018 (as weather permits) at locations to be determined based on the winners’ own communities.

To nominate a person, organization, business, or government agency you feel is leading the way towards a prosperous and sustainable Sierra Nevada, visit or the SBC homepage at

Sierra Business Council (SBC) fosters thriving communities in the Sierra Nevada via on-the-ground local projects that promote, develop, and amplify the region’s social, natural and economic capital. More information on SBC’s impact can be found at

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