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  • 2022 Chamber Gala & Community Award Celebration ~OId Vegas!

  • Celebrate with the Greater Stillwater Chamber at the prestigious
    Chamber Gala & Community Award Celebration 2022, our 6th annual!
    We will be toasting with an Old Vegas theme at the stunning JX Event Center!

    Friday Evening, February 18th, 2022
    5:30 pm – 10:00 pm   ∼   JX Event Center

    >> Purchase Gala Tickets & Tables HERE! <<

    โ€‹Guests will enjoy a casino-style extended social hour featuring hand-passed appetizers and a Vegas buffet by Bella Vida Catering, vintage gaming tables, themed entertainment, a short program announcing the winners emceed by community member Gregg Sainsbury and much much more!

    Let's get this Party started!
     Exclusive Gala Pre-Parties! ~ 4:00-5:00 p.m.

    VIP Pre-Party-Play the Slots
    EXCLUSIVE Chamber Gala Pre-Party at THE VELVETEEN includes:
    VIP Goodie Bag, Gala Themed Specialty Cocktail offering; Taster app offering
    VIP Pre-Party-In the Cards
    EXCLUSIVE Chamber Gala Pre-Party at THE LUMBERJACK includes:
    VIP Goodie Bag, Gala Themed Specialty Cocktail offering; Axe Throwing experience!

    Limited Pre-Party tickets available!
    These Gala Pre-Parties are exclusive to Gala attendees and are purchased separately with an individual Gala evening ticket.  $30 per person and you choose which location to Party at!


    SPONSOR THE 2022 Chamber Gala & Community Award Celebration!

    Reserve Sponsorship ONLINE or complete FORM.

    The Greater Stillwater Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor those around us who help build our business and community and who make a difference. Community awards in 8 categories will be presented at the 2022 Chamber Gala & Community Award Celebration on February 18th, at The JX Event Venue: Outstanding businesses and leaders (large & small), Educator, Chamber Ambassador, Community Volunteer, Community Hero, Non-profit organization, and Youth Visionary.


    Congratulations to the 2022 Community Award Nominees and Winners:

    ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—”๐—บ๐—ฏ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    Todd Kockelman, Kockelman Financial

    Mandee Puente, Agent M Insurance

    WINNER! Timothy Safe, Pathfinder Insurance Brokers - Timothy Safe Agency

    Kelly Stenerson, United Way of Washington County - East

    Jessica Thienes, Stillwater Zephyr Theatre

    Julia Tice, Lighthouse Marketing Media

    ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—ป-๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐˜ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    Hometown Hero Outdoors

    Sustainable Stillwater MN

    WINNER! United Way of Washington County - East

    ๐—˜๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    WINNER! Carissa Keister, Stillwater Area Public Schools

    Adam Johnson, River Grove Community School

    Sister Mary Ivana, St. Croix Catholic

    ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ด๐—ฒ ๐—•๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    WINNER! Market & Johnson, Inc.

    Smart Start Childcare & Learning Center

    ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ฉ๐—ผ๐—น๐˜‚๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    WINNER! Cory Buettner, Leo's Grill & Malt Shop

    Eric Hoffman, Datastream Connexion

    Erica Oesterreich, Stillwater Area Foundation

    Christopher Pomeleo, Prohibition Barbers, Inc.

    Kelly Stenerson, United Way of Washington County-East

    ๐—ฆ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น ๐—•๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    Bridge City Roasting Company

    Candyland, Stillwater

    Lift Bridge Cowork

    WINNER! Prohibition Barbers, Inc.

    Smith + Trade Mercantile

    Style & Structure

    ๐—–๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ผ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€:

    WINNER! Brad Junker, Stillwater Police Department

    Brian Mueller, Stillwater Police Department

    ๐—ฌ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜๐—ต ๐—ฉ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฒ:

    Ariam Mussiel


  • WINNERS of the 2021 Community Awards!

    Chamber Ambassador of the Year ~ WINNER: Judd Orff

    Community Volunteer of the Year ~ WINNER: Sara Jespersen

    Educator of the Year ~ WINNER: Chris Otto

    Hero of the Year ~ WINNER: Tim Bell

    Large Business of the Year ~ WINNER: Water Street Inn

    Small Business of the Year ~ WINNER: Manger Restaurant & Wine Bar

    Non Profit of the Year: WINNER: The Zephyr Theatre

    2020 Vibrancy Award ~ WINNER: The Daily Grind Espresso Bar

    Youth Visionary Award ~ WINNER: William Raymond
    Congratulations to all 2021 nominees - listed HERE!



  • This fundraising event is brought to you by the Greater Stillwater Chamber of Commerce
    OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. COCKTAIL OR THEME ATTIRE ENCOURAGED.
    *In the condition that we need to modify this event due to COVID we will do so; and will effectively abide by the CDC and state and Federal requirements


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