The Laurentian Chamber of Commerce Annual Gala will be held on October 6th at the Iron Trail Motors Event Center.  At this event, we will present our 2022 Awards. The buttons below show the awards available for the 2022 year.

Nominations are now closed. The nominees have been submitted to the Laurentian Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for review and winner selection.

Nominations will only be accepted and considered that are submitted by members of the Laurentian Chamber of Commerce. All nominated businesses must have an active chamber membership, or be employed by an active chamber member.

Congratulations to the 2022 Nominees:
Small Business of the Year: All Slopes Roofing, Brandie’s Little Bear Learning Center, Cane Lake’s Candies, The Forge Social Haus, Green’s on Fourteenth, Paul’s Market & Catering, The Sugar Shack, Fur Baby Care MN
Large Business of the Year: Giant’s Ridge, Iron Trail Motors LLC, NorthRidge Community Credit Union, Park State Bank
Non-Profit of the Year: Angel Fund, Eveleth Elks Club, Iron Range Tourism Bureau, Minnesota Discovery Center, Project Care Free Clinic, ReVive Virginia, Virginia Elks Club, AEOA, United Way of Northeastern MN, Virginia Community Foundation
Young Professional of the Year: Brandie Peterson, Gabby Suihkonen, Tucker Nelson, Ryan Carlson, Marissa Leffel, Ashley Fish, Emma Thornbloom, Dominick Olivanti, Angela Hansen

  • Small Business of the Year

    Awarded to a Laurentian Chamber of Commerce member business or organization with less than 20 FTE employees

  • Large Business of the Year

    Awarded to a Laurentian Chamber of Commerce member business or organization with more than 20 FTE employees

  • Non-Profit Organization of the Year

    Awarded to a chamber member non-profit organization

  • Young Professional of the Year

    Awarded to an individual age 39 or younger who has positively affected the community through their efforts, products, and/or services, either socially or economically

  • Nomination Form

    2022 Annual Gala Award Nominations

    • Nominations are open for any member business or it's employees to submit.
    • Nominee Information

    • Please add either an email address and/or phone number where the nominee can be contacted.
    • Your Information