The Chamber is accepting nominations to recognize those businesses and individuals that go the extra mile to make Charlevoix the amazing place we call home.
If you know a person or business that is worthy of receiving an award,(keeping in mind that you can nominate yourself or your business) complete the form below and submit to the Chamber by 5pm on Friday, November 30th.
Please note that we will not publish your information, and that it will be shared only with the selection committee.
Award definitions and criteria are below:
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (est. 2009)
Inspirational and visionary, this business operates at a level that inspires others and exhibits vision that goes beyond "business as usual." The Business of the Year demonstrates success and exceptional performance in business practices, customer service, and community involvement.
The nominees for Member of the Year are any one of our 440 Chamber members. Feel free to nominate your own business or another Chamber business.
NEW BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (est. 2011)
Having opened its doors within the last 18 months, the recipient of this award is a Chamber member and entrepreneur that has demonstrated strong business growth and performance, sound business strategies and practices, unique and innovative approaches, and community involvement.
CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD (est. 2009)
Service excellence is a top priority. The recipient of this award, an employee of a member business, exemplifies high standards giving priority attention to every customer, client or guest.
OUTSTANDING CITIZEN AWARD (est. 1987)
Dedicated and giving, this individual over a number of years, has given freely of time, talents, and resources to make the Charlevoix area a better place to live.
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR (est. 2011)
Driven and leading by example, this individual demonstrates leadership in professional development, civic, charitable and social endeavors in Charlevoix. The recipient of this award is 40 years of age or under and a Chamber member.
For a list of 2017 winners, please click here.