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Previous Creative York Awards Events:

The Creative York Awards celebrate imagination, creativity, and innovation in our community.The Creative York Awards shine a spotlight on the innovative spirit of the thriving Creative York community. Awards are presented to individuals, organizations, events, and businesses demonstrating creativity, outstanding achievements, or exceptional contributions to the community.


The 2017 Creative York Awards were presented by CGA Law Firm on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Valencia Ballroom, with Keynote Speaker Noah Scalin from Another Limited Rebellion. 

Our 2017 Honorees:
~ Fran Polk – The Guy Alosa President’s Award, sponsored by Kathy and Vince Butera
~ Rita Whitney – 2017 Artist Award, sponsored by Donna Sylvester and Fred Flaccavento
~ Gusa By Victoria -2017 Business Award, sponsored by Creativity Unleashed
~ Matthew Clay-Robison – 2017 Educator Award, sponsored by York College of Pennsylvania
~ YWCA Temple Guard – 2017 Big Idea Award

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We are pleased to announce Noah Scalin of Another Limited Rebellion as our “Art of Innovation” Keynote Speaker. Noah Scalin is an artist, author, and activist. He founded Another Limited Rebellion in 2001 with the idea that he could make a living doing what he enjoyed and effect positive change in the world. Since then, Noah has traveled the world bringing his message of creative practice to everyone from incarcerated teenagers to Fortune 500 executives. Noah is the first ever artist-in-residence at the Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Business. His artwork is collected internationally and has been exhibited in numerous museums and galleries. He is the author of six books on creativity, art & design—most recently Creative Sprint, which he co-wrote with his sister/business partner Mica Scalin.

presented by CGA Law Firm
DATE: Friday, October 27, 2017, from 6-9pm
VENUE: Valencia Ballroom, York, PA
SPEAKER: Noah Scalin – artist, author, and speaker on creativity

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. VIP Reception on mezzanine for sponsors,
honorees, guest speaker (VIP ticket required)
6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Doors open, cocktail reception
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Keynote and Awards Program
8:30 – 9:00 p.m. Mix and mingle, with Aortic Valve

Tickets and Sponsorships:
TICKETS are available through Eventbrite by clicking HERE, or by calling Creative York at 717-848-3200. Single Admission $75 advance purchase, $85 at the door. Includes dinner and 2 drink tickets.

Corporate Table Sponsorship (on sale Sept 7) $1000 – SOLD OUT.
• Table for 8 at the event. Includes dinner and 2 drink tickets per person.
• Invitation for 2 to pre-event VIP cocktail hour with featured speaker and honorees.
• Name on all media, event, and marketing pieces pre- and post- event. Quarter page ad in event program.
• Placard on table listing your company as a sponsor of the event.

Supporter Sponsorship (on sale Sept 7) $250 – SOLD OUT
• Reserved seating for two at the awards dinner. Includes dinner and 2 drink tickets per person.
• Invitation for 2 to pre-event VIP cocktail hour with featured speaker and honorees.
• Supporter sponsor recognition/name listing in event program.

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2016 Guy Alosa President’s Award: Kathy Butera
2016 Artist Award: Ophelia Chambliss
2016 Business Award: Kimman’s Co.
2016 Educator Award: Greg Wimmer
2016 Big Idea Award Winner: Small Star Art House

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