Cathy Bono awarded as the Greater North County Chamber’s 2019 Business Leader of the Year
(February 25, 2019) – Cathy Bono was awarded the 2019 Business Leader Award at the Chamber’s Business Person of the Year luncheon on February 20, 2019.
The Greater North County Chamber has annually given the Business Leader of the Year award to an individual/individuals that embody the best qualities of community leadership through the combination of business, civic and community activities. Cathy was given this prestigious award not only for her dedication to the Delmar Gardens Family, but also for her tireless effort in making a positive impact on the North County Community.
“Thank you everyone for all of your kind words, I’ve been able to do the work I’ve done because of my team, from the midnight nurse to the housekeeper, it’s all of us working together” stated Cathy. She thanked her husband of 58 years, Vince Bono, for taking her of the family while she worked hard to take care of the seniors living at Delmar Gardens.
Cathy is a longstanding member of the Missouri Healthcare Association (MHCA), the Greater North County Chamber, and the Soroptomist Club. She spearheaded and ran the MHCA Senior Beauty Pageant for District 7. She has been a vital part of North County commerce and growth, spending countless hours on many boards and committees including the YMCA, Black Jack Business Association, Alzheimer’s Association, and the St. Louis County Ambulance Commission. Cathy can be found most Saturday mornings volunteering for TEAM Food Pantry.
The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary partnership of business professionals and community leaders united to promote the North County regions. The chamber office is located at 420 W. Washington, Florissant, MO., 63031. For more information please visit the chamber web site at www.greaternorthcountychamber.com
Jpg: Cathy and Vince Bono, photo courtesy of Kent Mille Photography