The Grayslake, Ill., Economic Development Commission has selected Grayslake Ace Hardware as recipient of the 2008 Economic Development Award, the News-Sun newspaper reported.
The award was presented to Paula Arthon, store manager, at the Grayslake Chamber of Commerce’s recent holiday installation dinner.
“Grayslake Ace Hardware is an excellent addition to the distinguished list of businesses and individuals that have positively contributed to the growth and development of Grayslake,” said Phil Harris, chairman of the commission. “The building and property provide a significant tax base and jobs to the Grayslake community.”
The Economic Development Award is presented to a business or individual that brings increased awareness and positive recognition to the village.