Business of Distinction Awards Gala


The Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce presents the third annual Business of Distinction Awards Gala at the Colonial Theater/Willard Arts Center. Join us for a night of celebration as businesses throughout the community are presented with awards for excellence and positive impact on the community. Companies being recognized include:

Business Services Industry The Hartwell Corporation

Financial Services Industry D.L. Evans Bank

Healthcare Industry Summit Eyecare

Hospitality & Tourism Industry Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center

Non-Profit Organization Hospice of Eastern Idaho

Real Estate & Construction Industry Idaho Falls BMG Rentals

Retail Industry Batteries Plus Bulbs Idaho Falls

Agriculture Industry Idahoan Foods

Manufacturing & Engineering Industry Johnson Brothers

Chamber Member of the Year (Small Division) Tobin Cleaning and Restoration

Chamber Member of the Year (Medium Division) Citizens Community Bank

Chamber Member of the Year (Large Division) Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Tribute to Local Business Snakebite Restaurant

The Chamber also presents awards to companies and individuals who have demonstrated great service and leadership in the chamber, community and Eastern Idaho. The recipients of these awards include:

Wayne C. Hammond Award for outstanding service to the Chamber of Commerce     Steve Hunter

Charlie White Award for outstanding service to the community   Jami Horrocks

Service to Eastern Idaho Award Karole Honas & Jay Hildebrandt

The gala will begin with a cocktail hour and reception at a time to be announced. It will be held in the Willard Arts Center, followed by the awards ceremony in the Colonial Theater at a time which will also be later announced.

Event sponsors of the 2016 Business of Distinction Awards Gala include KPVI News Channel 6, Riverbend Communications, I.E. Productions, Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center, Basic American Foods, Mountain View Hospital, and Floral Art.

Follow the link below to purchase tickets. Formal attire requested.

For 2017, ticket purchase has not been opened for this event yet.