Annual Banquet


The Rockford Chamber of Commerce provides a business networking opportunity for their members at the Annual Rockford Chamber of Commerce Banquet held typically the last Thursday of October.

The 40th Annual Rockford Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet was held November 7, 2013.

Master of Ceremonies: Pete Hayes, Brand It Marketing Communications

Invocation: Pastor Chip Steffy, Rockford United Methodist Church

Banquet: Angelina’s Catering Services

Entertainment: Triad

Recognition of New Area Businesses and Professionals by Karen Hollar, Chamber Secretary:

  • The Healing Hand, Jane Cozad
  • Dollar General, Brenda Litteral-Baker

2013 Chamber Report: Jane Cozad, Chamber President

Leadership in Action Report: 2013 LIA Graduate, Twyla Hayes, Brand It Marketing Communications

Rockford Area Development Corporation (RADC): Jeff Long

Featured Speaker: Jared Ebbing, Mercer County Economic Development Director

2013 Business of the Year: Mike Bruns Plumbing and Heating

2013 Citizen of the Year: Mike Bruns

New Businesses in 2013

The Healing Hand, Jane Cozad
Dollar General, Brenda Litteral-Baker

 

2013 Business of the Year

Mike Bruns Plumbing and Heating

...previous recipients

 

2013 Citizen of the Year

Mike Bruns

...previous recipients