Scott Nash, MOM’s Organic Market Receives Green Business Innovator of the Year Award at MCCC Business Awards Dinner

Date: 
November 7, 2014

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November 7, 2014
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Scott Nash, MOM’s Organic Market Receives MCCC Green Business Innovator of the Year Award On November 20, 2014

ROCKVILLE, MDThe Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) honors Scott Nash, Founder and Owner, MOM’s Organic Market with The Green Business Innovator of the Year Award at its annual Business Awards Dinner on Thursday, November 20.  

The Green Business Innovator of the Year Award is presented to an individual or company who demonstrates ecologically-integrated business practices and leads change by example.

"Winning this award is very meaningful to me and everyone at MOM's. Making a positive difference in the world is of the utmost importance,” said Scott Nash, Founder and Owner, MOM’s Organic Market.

MOM’s Organic Market is committed to protecting and restoring the environment.

Scott Nash started MOM's at the age of 22 with an initial investment of $100 as a home delivery business out of his mother’s garage. Today, they have 7 stores in Maryland, 3 in Virginia and 1 in Pennsylvania.

Scott believes that environmental destruction and climate change are the biggest problems facing humankind today. He believes that in leading by example, MOM’s can protect and restore the environment. By instituting best practices to reduce their impact on the environment, and by educating staff and customers, they are influencing customers, employees, and many other businesses.

For a comprehensive list of Mom’s practices and things you can do, visit www.momsorganicmarket.com/walking-the-talk

“Scott Nash is an incredible leader in establishing and promoting innovative green business practices,” said Gigi Godwin, President & CEO, MCCC. “Montgomery County benefits from his leadership in green business practices that protect our environment and enhance the quality of life in our community.”

About The Business Awards Dinner

The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Awards Dinner celebrates business leadership, achievement and partnership. This event attracts 700+ guests including award winners, sponsors, business leaders, elected and government officials, and the media. For more information about Business Awards Dinner and to reserve a table, click here.

About The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) provides an effective voice for a diverse, innovation-driven economy to ensure business success. Its active membership includes small, medium, and large organizations representing a wide range of businesses and industries. Through effective advocacy, programs and events, MCCC helps its members succeed in business. A non-partisan independent 501(c)(6), the Chamber is separate from any national, state, local chamber or other organization. For more information, visit www.mcccmd.com.

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