Pinnacle Awards

The Pinnacle Awards program recognizes individuals who embrace principled leadership, strategic thinking, balanced workplace values and an unrelenting pursuit of excellence. Individuals have a unique blend of vision, energy, perseverance, and skill and have demonstrated outstanding achievements in operating businesses as well as leadership in the community.

The Fox Cities Chamber is proud to recognize these individuals for their many contributions to the community. They have dedicated themselves as professionals and volunteers to the well-being of the Fox Cities.


Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2018 Pinnacle Awards.

CLICK HERE to submit a nomination. (Nominations will close September 7, 2018.) 

Nominations are being accepted in the following award categories:

  • ATHENA Leadership Award
  • Business Leader Hall of Fame
  • Champion of the Chamber Award
  • Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • Gus A. Zuehlke Distinguished Service Award
  • Joyce Bytof Exceptional Mentor Award

See award descriptions and previous award recipients here. Award criteria and eligibility can be found on the nomination form.


Join us Thursday, November 15 at the Pinnacle Awards Gala, presented by Bank First National, to celebrate this year's award recipients!

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | 5:00 - 8:00 PM | Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, Downtown Appleton

5:00 PM - Registration & Social 
6:00 PM - Awards Ceremony 
Reception to follow

CLICK HERE to learn more and purchase tickets. Sponsor opportunities are available. Please contact Beth Davis at (920) 734-7101 or bdavis@foxcitieschamber.com for more information.

View 2017 event photos here

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