Bank of Marin Honors 27th Annual Spirit of Marin Award Winners in Weeklong Multimedia Campaign

12 Marin businesses and community leaders will be celebrated from September 27th through October 3rd at

Bank of Marin has announced it will honor 12 winners of its reimagined Spirit of Marin awards, as nominated by participating Marin County Chambers of Commerce. This year’s weeklong multimedia campaign, “Connecting Community. Stronger Together.” will run from September 27, 2020 through October 3, 2020. The Spirit of Marin Awards, historically a signature live community event, recognizes the philanthropic leadership, volunteerism and success of Marin’s businesses, business leaders and volunteers.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the awards will take on a new format this year, with honorees and their accomplishments highlighted each day at as well as on social media channels and in the Marin Independent Journal. The community is also encouraged to share these inspirational stories.

“As we journey together through these extraordinary times, it is more important than ever to celebrate as a community those that are going above and beyond to help their fellow citizens survive and thrive,” said Russell A. Colombo, Bank of Marin President and CEO.  “Our honorees this year are a special group of people whose passion, commitment and dedication to Marin indeed prove that we are stronger together.”

This year’s winners are:

  • Corte Madera Chamber – Miriam Hope Kerell, Marin Small Business Development Center
  • Fairfax Chamber – Stephanie Mohan, Creative Portraiture
  • Hispanic Chamber – Canal Alliance
  • Larkspur Chamber – Larkspur Community Foundation
  • Mill Valley Chamber – Hunter Moore, The Redwoods
  • Novato Chamber, Large Business – Body Kinetics
  • Novato Chamber, Small Business – Beso Bistro
  • San Anselmo Chamber – Nancy Altman, San Anselmo Beautification Committee
  • San Rafael Chamber, Large Business – Whistlestop, now known as Vivalon
  • San Rafael Chamber, Small Business – Desire to Inspire Studios
  • Sausalito Chamber – Ancona Family, Angelino Restaurant
  • Tiburon Peninsula Chamber – Hadley General Contractors