Main Street Arkansas Presents Three Downtown Rogers Businesses with Awards
Friday, January 19, 2018on
Main Street Arkansas recently honored Honeycomb Kitchen Shop, Ozark Beer Company and Woof & Wander with awards at the organization's 2018 Awards Ceremony. Honeycomb Kitchen Shop won the "Outstanding Main Street Merchant" award. The store carries high-quality, unique cookware and tools and offers cooking classes as well as a wide variety of local products. Ozark Beer Company was named the recipient of the "Best Economic Impact Project" award. The brewery was selected as having one of the largest economic impacts on a downtown in the state of Arkansas in 2017. Woof & Wander received the "Best Image/Branding Campaign" award. The canine pantry and outfitters store, recently opened in Downtown Rogers, was praised for their logo use and how it reflected their company concepts and culture. Since 1984, Main Street Arkansas has been a leading advocate for downtown revitalization providing resources, education and professional assistance to spark life into Arkansas's traditional commercial areas. Since that time, Main Street Arkansas cities have yielded a net gain of 3,907 jobs, 1,151 new businesses and 1,066 business expansions and relocations into downtown. A total of $145,650,659 in investment has financed 3,272 facade renovations, rehabilitations and new construction projects. The Main Street cities have seen 844 public improvement projects valued at $25,193,767 and 545,536 volunteer hours on Main Street matters. Congratulations from the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce!