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Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Accepting
Nominations For Annual Awards


November 29, 2004

Ketchikan, Alaska - The Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for Citizen of the Year, Business of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Outstanding Youth Leader, and others.

To nominate someone who has greatly contributed to the economic or social wellbeing of Ketchikan, simply mail, fax, or e-mail a letter of nomination to the Chamber office stating the name and phone number of the nominee and detailing the reason for the nomination.

A formal nomination form is not required but is available for download or at the Chamber office. The deadline to submit an entry is Monday, December 13, 2004. The awards will be presented at the Chamber's annual banquet to be held in early 2005. For more information, please call 225-3184.


pdf Nomination form



2003 Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Awards

Outstanding Community Event - Wearable Art Show                                        
Outstanding Community Service - First City Council on Cancer                          
Outstanding Youth Leader - Tom Craig                                                      
Trail Blazer Award - Alcan Forest Products                                    
Entrepreneur of the Year - George Inlet Lodge                                        
Business of the Year - Hospitality Unlimited/The Landing                
Citizens of the Year  - Bob and Lynda Adams                                              
Outstanding Chamber Volunteer - Donna Burke                                                               Outstanding Chamber Volunteer - Jodie Beck                                                      
President's Award  - Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad


2002 Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Awards

Outstanding Chamber Volunteer  - Donna Burke
Outstanding Chamber Committee  - Enchanted Forest
Citizen of the Year  - John "Jack" Shay
Business of the Year  - Boyer Alaska Barge Line
Entrepreneur of the Year  - Wind & Water Charters and Scuba
Youth Leader of the Year - Doug Andrews
Outstanding Community Enhancement - Ketchikan High School Culinary Arts Program
Outstanding Community Service - City of Ketchikan Cross Guard Program

2001 Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Awards

Community Service Award - Carroll Fader
Economic Development Award - IFA
Outstanding Youth Leader  - Clark Davis
Entrepreneur of the Year - New York Cafe
Business of the Year - Service Auto Parts
Citizens of the Year  - John & Judy Stenfjord
President's Appreciation Award - Carla Claasen
President's Appreciation Award - Renee Woodell
Outstanding Chamber Volunteer - K.A. Swiger
Perfect Attendance Award - Doug Ward
Perfect Attendance Award  - Cliff Skillings


Source of Information:

Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce
Web Site


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