Nominations Open for The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce’s “The EVENT” 2017 Awards

Published Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce its nomination process is open for the 2017 The EVENT: Celebrating Business awards program. Each year this prestigious event recognizes individuals who embrace principled leadership, strategic thinking, balanced workplace values and an unrelenting pursuit of excellence. Online nominations will be accepted now through September 8 at


The award categories include ATHENA® Leadership, Business Hall of Fame, Champion of the Chamber, Entrepreneur of the Year, Gus A. Zuehlke Distinguished Service and the Joyce Bytof Exceptional Mentor award. Eligibility for each award can be found on the online nomination forms.


“The Event awards program is our opportunity to provide special recognition to individuals in our community that have demonstrated outstanding achievements in operating a business as well as a commitment to leadership in the Fox Cities. These individuals have a unique blend of vision, energy, perseverance and skill, and they’ve also dedicated themselves as professionals and volunteers to the well-being of the Fox Cities,” shared Bob Mundt, Chamber President/CEO. “We have many qualified individuals in the region who exemplify these qualities and we want to recognize them for their efforts.”


The Event 2017, presented by Bank First National, will be hosted on Thursday, November 9 at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Downtown Appleton. Black tie attire is admired but not required for this event. For more information on The Event, contact Kristen Greiner, Events Manager at the Fox Cities Chamber, by phone at (920) 734-7101, email or visit To see last year’s recipients, visit

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