President Marcy accepts "Business of the Year" award

Dominican President Mary B. Marcy accepted the “Business of the Year” award on behalf of the University at the 21st Annual “Spirit of Marin” ceremony on September 26. The award was presented by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Marin.

The event, hosted each year by Bank of Marin, was held in Father David Ghiordo’s Courtyard at St. Vincent’s School for Boys in San Rafael.  “Spirit of Marin” recognizes and celebrates the achievements of local businesses and individuals as chosen by the Marin County Chambers of Commerce.

Since its inception 21 years ago, the “Spirit of Marin” Award has been presented to nearly 200 leading citizens and businesses. Each honoree’s outstanding achievement exemplifies a professional and civic commitment that significantly benefits the community. Visionary leadership, professional excellence, and a deep commitment to the community define “Spirit of Marin.”

President Marcy was one of 13 people honored by local businesses during the event for their philanthropic leadership, volunteer efforts and success as business leaders.