Scott Seiler of the SeilerSchindel law firm in St. Louis Park was named the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce "Entrepreneur of the Year" on Thursday.
The award recognizes a TwinWest member who has established and maintained a successful business with $100 million or less in annual revenue, and is five or more years old.
Seiler, along with Jon Schindel, employ six attorneys at the firm, which provides services from "start up consulting to mergers and acquisitions, and everything in between," according to its website.
“As a successful business owner, Scott exemplifies true entrepreneurial leadership as demonstrated through his passion, commitment to community, risk-taking, technical skills, and creativity," TwinWest President Bruce Nustad said in a press release. "With the 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year award, the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce recognizes Scott and the entire team at SeilerSchindel, PLLC as a strong asset in our community."
Jason Alvey, owner of the beer store in St. Louis Park, was , which was for people with businesses less than five years old. John Sturgess, founder of ADOGO Pet Hotel in Minnetonka, won the award.