Governor Presents Award to King County Finance and Business Operations Division's Sandy Hanks
Governor Jay Inslee, Ollie Garrett (President, Tabor 100) and Sandy Hanks (King County)
Governor Jay Inslee presented Sandy Hanks, King County's Business Development and Contract Compliance supervisor, with the organization's Crystal Eagle Award at the Tabor 100 Annual Gala on September 14, 2013.
Hanks received the award on behalf of King County for results achieved through the Procurement Reform Initiative launched in 2010 that has implemented new contracting methods, a small business accelerator and new regional partnerships for small business certification, bolstered by a more efficient and equitable environment that has made it easier for small firms to do business with the County.
Tabor 100 is a non-profit association of entrepreneurs and business advocates committed to economic power, educational excellence and social equity for African-Americans and the community at large.