The Advocate

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber presented the annual D. Jensen Holliday Award to Monique Scott-Spaulding, owner and CEO of JaniKing Baton Rouge and 2016 chairman of BRAC’s legislative committee, as a board member for leadership and service to BRAC; Community Champion Award to Ralph Bender, chief financial officer of Manship Media and 2016 chairman of BRAC’s investor development advisory committee, for his contributions to his company and leadership and volunteerism in the community; Project of the Year to General Informatics for construction on a $20 million headquarters facility, representing 90 jobs; 2016 Board Chairman Award to Ann Forte Trappey, president and CEO of Forte and Tablada; and 2016 Ambassador of the Year to Pamela Bounds, of Berente Companies.