■ For the second consecutive year, Commerce Lexington has been named a finalist for the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives' 2015 Chamber of the Year Award. Chamber of the Year is the nation's only award recognizing the dual role chambers have in leading businesses and communities. Award winners will be announced at ACCE's annual convention August 11-14 in Montreal.
■ Jeremy S. Lewis and William Sharp, engineers at CMTA Consulting Engineers, have been named by Consulting-Specifying Engineer as recipients of the 2015 40 Under 40 Award, which is given to 40 building industry professionals age 40 and younger who stand out in all aspects of their lives, particularly in the nonresidential building community.
■ Kim Livesay, director of annual giving and public relations for Hospice of the Bluegrass, has received a certificate in Fund Raising Management through the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. This certificate recognizes a commitment to fundraising leadership through the completion of four courses offered by The Fund Raising School.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo