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 45th Annual Rockford Chamber of Commerce Banquet will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018.

Master of Ceremonies: Twyla Hayes, Brand It Marketing Communications
Banquet: Rockford Carry-Out & Dining
Recognition of New Area Businesses and Professionals by Chamber Secretary
2018 Chamber Report: Mary Beougher
Leadership in Action Report: 2018 LIA Graduate, Nancy Leighner
Entertainment: TBD
Featured Speaker: TBD
2018 Business of the Year: TBD
2018 Citizen of the Year: TBD

New Businesses in 2017

  • Tasty Blessings
  • Ole Mil Creations
  • Rockford Carry-Out and Dining (new management)

2017 Business of the Year

Rockford Carry-Out and Dining
...previous recipients

2017 Citizen of the Year

Barb Pedroza
...previous recipients