The annual dinner is the organization’s time to recognize local businesses, leaders and volunteers.

During this event, the Chamber also recognizes its retiring board of directors and celebrates the official passing of the gavel from the current chairman/chairwoman to the incoming chairman/chairwoman.

To register for this annual event held in January, please do so through our events calendar.



Business Awards

Chamber Member of the Year
This award recognizes an individual for his or her efforts to the Chamber and the local business community. (Selected by the Chamber)

Ambassador of the Year
Honoring our top volunteer, the Chamber is proud to recognize the year’s most deserving Ambassador. (Selected by the Chamber)

Small Business of the Year
​Nominate your small business for the Chamber’s top business honor, presented at the Annual Dinner. (Voted on by the board of directors)

Non-Profit of the Year
​Nominate a deserving 501(c)(3) organization in our community. (Voted on by the board of directors)

Manufacturer of the Year
​Recognize those who create products right here in Walker County. (Voted on by the board of directors)

Young Professional of the Year
​Submit a nomination for a young professional who is working to make his or her community and/or business a better place. (Voted on by the board of directors)

Manager of the Year
Do you have a supervisor who is impacting the lives of his or her employees? Nominate him or her for the Manager of the Year award. (Voted on by the board of directors)

All nominations must be received by 5 p.m. on January 10 to be considered for this year’s awards.