St. Louis Economic Development Partnership has been consistently awarded for outstanding work by governmental agencies, trade organizations, publications, and professional and civic organizations. Below is a list of its 2014 project and employee achievements:
December 2014 Denny Coleman
East-West Gateway Council of Governments- Lifetime Achievement Award
Denny Coleman, CEO of St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, has been recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award from East-West Gateway for his years of service to the St. Louis region.
November 2014 Rick Palank
CDFA - Lifetime Achievement Award
Rick Palank, Senior Vice President of the Partnership's Business Finance Division, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Council of Development Finance Agencies.
May 2014 St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
Focus St. Louis - What's Right with the Region
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership has been awarded the What's Right with the Region award for bringing together entities to create a new synergy and improve efficiency and effectiveness.
May 2014 St. Louis Mosaic Project
St. Louis Language Immersion School - Global Understanding Award
SLLIS has recognized the St. Louis Mosaic Project for inspiring St. Louis to be more welcoming for foreign born, while building civic pride and regional prosperity for us all.
March 2014 St. Louis-Nanjing, China Sister Cities
Sister Cities International - 2014 U.S.-China Sister Cities Awards
The St. Louis-Nanjing, China Sister Cities alliance has been recognized as one of the longest United States-China relationships by Sister Cities International. It was established on November 2, 1979.
February 2014 St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
Clayton Chamber of Commerce - Cornerstone Award
The Clayton Chamber of Commerce recognizes St. Louis Economic Development Partnership for its contributions that have had a major impact on the Clayton Community