Reservations underway for chamber’s awards banquet
The Fairfield Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting reservations for its annual awards banquet set for April 25 at the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.
The evening, with a “Fiesta!” theme this year, is the culmination of the previous year of business and community activity and provides the Fairfield chamber of commerce an opportunity to award outstanding individuals and businesses in 2013.
The banquet includes a cocktails and hors d’oeuvres reception, dinner, entertainment and the presentation of awards, including the Citizen of the Year, business improvement awards, community improvement awards, Green Business Improvement Award, Impact Award, Interactive Media Award, New Young Business Award, Progress Award and Rising Star Award.
Jim Pedrick makes a return appearance as the banquet’s master of ceremonies.
Reservations are required to attend the awards banquet. The banquet, the chamber’s biggest event of the year, has sold out in the past few years. Individual tickets are $38. Table sponsorships also are available.
For registration and tickets, visit the chamber office. Online registration and payment also is available. For details, contact the chamber by calling 472-2111 or emailing Chamber@FairfieldIowa.com.
The planning committee for this year’s banquet includes Josie Hannes, Michael Halley, Sue Gail, Dawn Bechtel, Joneane Parker, Joan Allen, Lindsey McMartin and Nancy Morrissey.
MidWestOne Bank is the presenting sponsor of the banquet.