“Beyond the Best” in Business Award Honors Local Business Leaders
October 24, 2011, St. Louis – Streetscape Magazine, a premier lifestyle publication in St. Charles County, Missouri, has honored Scott Kolbe with a 2011 “Beyond the Best” in business award. The award is given to 50 business leaders in St. Charles County who are contributing to the growth and development of the region. Scott was given the honor for his leadership in the growth and development of Kolbeco, as well as his commitment to community through his role as Alderman in Dardenne Prairie and volunteerism to organizations such as United Services, Stray Rescue of St. Louis, and Just Because We Care.
“Scott has a passion for working tirelessly to build confidence and to serve as a catalyst for all to be their best and shine,” said Lauren Kolbe, co-owner of Kolbeco. “Whether it’s helping clients to reach their business goals, or raising funds and awareness for those in need, you can always find a true dedication and drive meet any challenge. I’m very proud of all he has achieved, and love having him as both my husband and business partner.”
The “Beyond the Best” award was given at a ceremony on Thursday, October 20th. Streetscape publisher Tom Hannegan welcomed emcee Senator Scott Rupp, and keynote speaker Christine Buck. Scott was joined by family and friends who celebrated the evening and the honor with him.
Scott began his career with Kolbeco in 2003 after spending nearly 10 years in marketing and sales in the technology industry. Since joining the firm, Kolbeco has experienced dramatic growth and has won numerous awards.
Kolbeco is a full-service Marketing and Public Relations firm focusing on emerging businesses of all sizes in a variety of industries, including construction, technology, manufacturing, consumer goods, and professional services. Kolbeco has been named one of the top PR firms in St. Louis by the St. Louis Business Journal from 2006-2008, and earned a spot on the 2008 List of Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in St. Louis. In 2009, 2010, and 2011, Kolbeco was named among the Best PR Firms in St. Louis by Small Business Monthly, and earned the paper’s Top 20 Under 20 honor in 2011. Kolbeco provides strategic planning, advertising, graphic design, direct mail, web design, social media, and a full range of public relations services. For more information, please call 636-379-3895 or visit Kolbeco online at www.kolbeco.net.