Two local businessmen have been honored by the Business Aires Chapter of the American Business Women's Association.

Mel Melcominan has been honored as "Business Associate for 1988," and Richard Clifford has been named "Business Associate for 1989."Melcominan is the owner of the Casa Melinda Restaurant in Bountiful. He has been in the restaurant business locally for 21 years and is a member of the Utah Restaurant Association.

Clifford has been with the Harman's Family Restaurant chain since 1972. He manages the store on 21st South and 13th East.