Rockynol's Price Receives '30 for the Future' Award



AKRON, Ohio -- A Rockynol employee is recognized for her positive contributions to the city of Akron and the continuing care retirement community industry.

Kelly Price, director of sales at Rockynol, is one of 30 young professionals whose dynamic leadership and service influence her community and workplace.

The Greater Akron Chamber presented the sixth annual "30 for the Future" awards during a recent ceremony at Kent State University.

Price also was featured in the latest YP Roadmap. She told the special publication her best business advice is to collaborate.

"I am honored to receive this award and proud that my accomplishments, along with my peers', are being recognized. The residents of Rockynol have given so much to the Akron community, and I am proud to follow their example," Price says.

The chamber and local organizations made nominations, and independent committees selected the honorees based on professional and community accomplishments, team building and leadership.

Price is a Strasburg, Ohio, native and a University of Akron graduate who now calls Fairlawn home.

Price can be reached at Rockynol at 330-867-2150 or kprice@rockynol.oprs.org.

Rockynol is one of 11 retirement communities owned and operated by OPRS Communities, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS), headquartered in Columbus. Since 1922, OPRS has defined the highest standards of quality of life for older adults. Each year, OPRS serves more than 95,000 people in 41 counties through its wholly owned subsidiaries OPRS Communities and Senior Independence.

PHOTO CAPTION: Greater Akron Chamber President and CEO Dan Colantone (left) hands Kelly Price (right) her "30 for the Future" award.