Helene Safford Named 2005 Falls Church Business Person Of The Year

The Falls Church City Council, Economic Development Authority, Environmental Services Council, and the Greater Falls Church Chamber of Commerce honored Clay Cafe Studios owner Helene Safford awarding her the prestigious 2005 Business Person of the Year award.

Nominated by the public and local business owners, Helene was chosen as a person who has “demonstrated extraordinary personal contributions to the community, innovative thinking in response to business challenges encountered, and leadership qualities in the community and business spheres.”

The Business Awards Ceremony was held at City Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006. Ms. Safford accepted the award thanking all of her family and business partners stating “my best advice to other businesses is to support your community and they will support you.”