Business of the Year Awards

Business of the Year Awards




The Chamber Business of the Year Awards allow Members the opportunity to recognize the accomplishments of local businesses and the contributions they make to the Greater Owensboro area. The Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce will present the 2019 Business of the Year Awards at the Annual Celebration on Friday, January 25, 2019 at The RiverPark Center. Click the links below to download the nomination forms for each award. Nominations must be submitted by Friday, December 7th at noon by emailing or hand delivering the nomination to the Chamber office (200 East Third Street).

The categories of the Chamber Business Awards program include:

Benefits of Winning the Award Include:

  • Award presented at 2019 Annual Dinner
  • Winner logo that can be placed on their marketing materials and on the Chamber website
  • Profile in GOChamber Magazine
  • Recognition at 2019 Rooster Boosters
  • Can present award to winner upcoming year at annual dinner
  • Press via press release, Chamber website, Chamber Matters email and newsletter

2018 Business of the Year Awards Winners:

2018 Ambassador of the Year – Chris Arnold

2018 Director of the Year – Rick Kamuf

2018 Leadership Owensboro Class Member of the Year – Shawn Tomes

2018 Chamber Young Professional of the Year – Andrew Howard

2018 Innovator of the Year– Hollison, LLC

2018 Chamber Member of the Year – Owensboro Convention Center

2018 William R. Young Community Leadership Award – Rodney Berry