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Member of the Month - Criteria & Nomination

The Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce is soliciting nominations for the prestigious Member of the Month Award! This award is presented the first week of each month and is offered only to current members of the Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce.  Annually, the Business of the Year is chosen from the twelve monthly  winners. To make a nomination please email your nominee to or call 231-547-2101. 

Selection Process

Deadline for nominations is the 12th of each Month. Nominations are verified by the Charlevoix Area Chamber President and staff. Once nominations have been verified, the Charlevoix Area Chamber Ambassador Committee will then determine the selected Member of the Month.
The selected member will be contacted on or around the 15th of each month.
That member will be interviewed and have a photo taken on the last week of the month.
Eligible Nominees:

To be nominated as 'Member of the Month', the business owner/employees should do more than open the doors for their type of business. They should do something that sets them above and beyond, such as outstanding customer service, providing unique products, Chamber and community involvement and more!

Criteria for Member of the Month Nomination

⋅ Must be an active member with the Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce.
⋅ Must be in good standing.
⋅ Member can only be selected one (1) time per calendar year (Jan – Dec)
⋅ Have demonstrated exceptional support to the community and the Charlevoix Chamber.
⋅ Is active as a volunteer in our community and/or frequently participates in Chamber functions.
⋅ Maintain a creative, innovative, or unique approach to business.
⋅ Provide superior customer service and/or products.
⋅ Written nominations from any chamber member will be considered.

The Member of the Month will receive

⋅ Member of the Month featured on the website homepage.
⋅ Receive a Member of the Month certificate to display in their place of business.
⋅ Be featured in the Chamber’s weekly Biz Blast for the entire awarded month.
⋅ Announced in our Chamber Monthly advertising with the Charlevoix Courier. 

Please note:  If no nominations are received then the chamber board will make an executive decision on who should be chosen.

Eligibility for Business of the Year

⋅ Each business that received a monthly recognition will be asked in December to complete a questioner that will be reviewed by a Committee for selection of the Business of the Year. 
⋅ You must complete the questioner to be considered for the Business of the Year Award.  
⋅ The Business of the Year Award will be announced and awarded at our Annual Meeting and Awards Event on February 5, 2016. 



December 2016
Member of the Month
Revolution Bike

January - Village Graphics
February - 4 Front Credit Union
March - Bickersteth, Brown & Associates
April - City of Charlevoix Police Department
May - The Lake House
June - Lake Charlevoix Association
July - That French Place
August - Charlevoix Screen Masters
September -Northern Michigan Sports Medicine Center
October - Char - Em United Way
November - Hospice of Northwest Michigan
December - Revolution Bike