March 4, 2019
On February 28, during the Martin County Chamber of Commerce annual banquet, Dr. Paul Hutchins received the 2018 Business Person of the Year Award for 2018.
Barney Conway, the Chamber’s Acting Director, made the announcement to an audience of more than 200 people at the Bob Martin Ag Center and presented Hutchins with a plaque. Conway noted that Hutchins and the College have worked diligently to train the local workforce and thereby pave the way for economic growth and development in Martin County. During the announcement, Hutchins was also recognized for initiating MCC’s new Ambassador program, re-invigorating a Campus Campaign and creating a GEM (Going the Extra Mile) awards program.