Chamber & GEDC Annual Dinner

Learn more about the Grundy County Chamber of Commerce and Grundy Economic Development Council's Annual Dinner honoring local businesses, organizations, and entrepreneurs from your community.

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We're now accepting 2018 nominations!

Please complete the online form and submit by, or the printable form and return to the Chamber before February 16, 2018: fax 815-942-0117 or [email protected]. The dinner will be March 21, 2018, details to come. Thank you!


Qualifications:  Nominations will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Must be a current member of the Chamber.
  • Demonstrates a unique or innovative approach to business.
  • Demonstrates involvement in the community.
  • Minimum one (1) year in business.
  • Made a positive impact in the community

2017 Award Recipients

Chamber Awards
  • Organization of the Year

    Morris Community YMCA

  • Business of the Year

    D'Arcy Chevy Buick Cadillac 

  • Entrepreneur of the Year

    On Broadway Dance Center - Kim Scerine

  • Ambassador of the Year

    Stephanie Coleman - SOCU

GEDC Awards
  • Welcome to Grundy County Award

    Hampton Inn

  • Partnership Award

    Joliet Junior College

  • Business of the Year Award

    Exelon Generation - Dresden Station

2016 Chamber Award Recipients

Business of the Year
Joliet Slammers

Entrepreneur of the Year
Jane & Stu Kerr, Apple Butter & Shugie's

Kevin Brown, Brown Bear Painting 

Organization of the Year
Grundy - Three Rivers Habitat for Humanity 

Ambassador of the Year
Angela Baumeister, WCSJ

2016 GEDC Award Recipients

Welcome to Grundy County Award

Partnership Award
Marquette Properties

Business Award
US Cold Storage

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