ANCHORAGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES 60TH ANNUAL GOLD PAN AWARD FINALISTS
ANCHORAGE – The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce’s 60th Annual Gold Pan Awards “Diamonds Are Forever” will begin at 6 pm on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center. Chamber members and guests will enjoy a plated dinner and martini bar followed by music and dancing.
The Gold Pan Awards will recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of 16 nominees. Awards are given to individuals, organizations and businesses for their commitment to community service, as well as those who have shown business and entrepreneurial excellence.
The 16 finalists in four categories are listed below.
- Jeannine Jabaay, Treeline Construction
- Curtis McQueen, Eklutna Inc.
- Leah Boltz, GCI
- Karen King, Spawn Ideas
Distinguished Community Service of a Large Business with over 30 Employees
- AK Child & Family
- Alaska Airlines
- Cook Inlet Housing Authority
- Ravn Alaska
Distinguished Community Service by an Individual, Organization or a Small Business with fewer than 30 employees
- Jacqui Ertischek, 2 Friends Gallery
- Susan Jensen, Bayshore Owners Association
- Stephen Gonzalez, Gonzalez Marketing
- Tom Leonard, Super Floors of Alaska
- Emily McMahan, Alaska Hearing & Tinnitus Center
- Zoi Maroudas, Bambino's Baby Food
- Dawn Carmichael, Summit Embroidery Works
- Elizabeth Eldridge, The Spice & Tea Exchange
Tickets for the 60th Annual Gold Pan Awards are now on sale. Cost is $100 per person and sponsorship starts at $1000, which includes a table of ten. Make your reservation at AnchorageChamber.org. For details, contact Ramona Specking, event manager, at (907) 677-7111 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT THE ANCHORAGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit, member-driven business organization with more than 900 members representing more than 54,000 employees. For over 100 years, the Anchorage Chamber has served as a resource where members can gain business knowledge, insight and strength. More information about the Anchorage Chamber is available at AnchorageChamber.org or by calling (907) 272-2401.