This year’s noteworthy LUMINARY Award winners include:
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Frances Bourque
Frances Bourque is the visionary founder of the Old School Square Cultural Arts Center. She has been named the recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award which recognizes the body of work of civic and business leaders who leave an indelible impact on Delray Beach. Frances Bourque is a true civic icon; her work with Old School Square was a catalyst for downtown revitalization and shows how arts and culture can drive economic development. The Chamber’s Board Chair Cathy Balestriere hails Bourque as “an historic figure, whose work created a new image for Delray Beach that enabled us to grow tourism, restaurants, retail and creative industries.”
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Conde Center for Chiropractic Neurology
Founded in 2006 by Dr. John Conde , The Conde Center offers the most advanced, evidenced-based treatments in an environment with state-of-the-art equipment and expertly qualified physicians. The Conde Center and its staff are strong supporters of the Chamber and the whole community. Dr. Conde personally serves on the boards for both Cross Ministries and the Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority, and is a Heal Our Wounded (HOW) ambassador. Over the past 11 years the Conde Center has grown from 0 to 10 staff members and 20-30% year over year financially. Conde remarked “We are truly humbled and honored to be recognized as “Business of the Year”. This is a true testament to all the hard work and dedication my staff and I have invested over the years. Thank you.” 
BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR
Pedro Andrade
Pedro Andrade , General Manager of Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza Delray , who describes himself as a “partner” with the Delray Chamber of Commerce, not just a member. People come to Anthony’s for the great food but also because Pedro makes everyone feel so special. He helps countless local nonprofit organizations in Delray by supporting their fundraising events because he truly believes that when you do good, you get good in return.
Sustainable Economic Development Solutions
Sustainable Economic Development