The contributions of two Detroit natives to their new home in Paulding were recognized at the annual dinner Thursday at the .
franchisees Gerry and Lynn Barr have opened three in Paulding in the last three years. In addition to employing 70 people at their stores, the Barrs are active supporters of Relay for Life, Public Safety Appreciation Day, the American Wheelchair Bowlers Association and other organizations. It was these contributions and more that led Chamber officials to award them the Business of the Year honor for 2011.
Learn more about the Barrs and see them receive their award in the attached video.