Annual Gala

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Illinois State University Brown Ballroom
Saturday, February 4, 2023

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The McLean County Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of its members on Saturday, February 4, 2023 with the presentation of the 13th annual Business Excellence Awards.


Questions?  Please contact Jessica at 309-829-1188 for more information.  


2022 Business Excellence Award Finalists

Judged and selected by chamber executives from across our state, the winners of these prestigious awards honor member businesses, agencies, and individuals that have shown outstanding performance, quality customer service and business distinctiveness in six categories:  New and Emerging Business Excellence, Micro Business Excellence, Small Business Excellence, Large Business Excellence, Nonprofit Excellence, and Legacy of Excellence.



Legacy of Excellence


Julie Dobski


Micro Business Excellence Small Business Excellence Large Business Excellence
OhmFit Activewear Covenant Plumbing Synergy HomeCare
Tracy Patkunas, Realtor RE/MAX Rising Snyder Insurance Wilber Group
Suzi Nafziger/Compass Mortgage Inc. Carlson Exteriors Gailey Eye Clinic
Reiser, Chinski & Co., LLP. K-9 Country Club O'Brien Mitsubishi

PIP Printing

Ropp Jersey Cheese



New & Emerging Business Excellence Nonprofit Agency Excellence
BloNo Pizza Co. Child Protection Network
Reliable Pools Kara & Kaylee's Kloset
Summers Plumbing Heating & Cooling Children's Home & Aid
Nothing Bundt Cakes Central Illinois Veteran Warriors

The Stable Music Hall & Lounge

Bloomington-Normal YMCA

Thank You to our Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor
Diamond Level Sponsors
Emerald Level Sponsors
Ruby Level Sponsors
Sapphire Level Sponsors
Topaz Level Sponsors
Excellence Awards Sponsors