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Tourism Award Winner – 2018 Best of Blount Award with Peyton Manning

Thank you to the Blount Partnership for recognizing Dancing Bear Lodge & Appalachian Bistro with the Best of Blount Tourism Award. We are privileged to reside within the Townsend community, and feel a very special appreciation for this recognition.

To all those honored, thank you for your contribution to Townsend, a beautiful place to work, live and play.

2018 Best of Blount Award Winners

Tourism Award – Dancing Bear Lodge
Bright Future Award – Express Strategic Services
Large Business of the Year – Accenture
Small Business of the Year – ICC International
Community Impact Award – Kingdom Design Ministries
First Responder Award – Blount County Sheriff James Berrong
Philanthropist of the Year – Jason Brooks

Learn more about the event here: Best of Blount Award with Peyton Manning 

The 2018 Best of Blount was hosted by the Blount Chamber in Maryville, TN. As stated on the Blount Chamber event page, “The Best of Blount Awards focus on the Blount County community as a whole rather than only on the business sector. It celebrates those individuals and businesses that give their time and resources to make this area an outstanding place to live and work.” 

Manning Helps Celebrate Best of Blount

Future NFL Hall of Fame quarterback and University of Tennessee icon Peyton Manning wowed nearly 1,000 attendees Thursday night as the Blount Partnership celebrated its 17th annual Best of Blount Awards ceremony.

Read the full article here: The Daily Times