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Wheaton resident honored by nonprofit

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 1:29 p.m. CST

SCORE District Director Vern Wanner (left) presents the nonprofit's Distinguished Service Award to outgoing Fox Valley Chair and Wheaton resident John Benton at the chapter's monthly meeting on Oct. 15 in Aurora.

Benton was recognized for more than three years of leadership providing public workshop programs for small businesses in the area as part of the effort to carry out SCORE's mission of mentoring local business owners.

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