Business Recognition Luncheon


Tuesday, June 2, 2020

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
KI Convention Center

Presented by: 


2020 marks the 32nd year the Greater Green Bay Chamber will celebrate the success of area individuals and businesses at the Business Recognition Luncheon.


Individuals and businesses are honored in the following categories (scroll down on this page for descriptions), nominations are due April 15, 2020:


If you would like to be a sponsor for the Business Recognition Luncheon, check out these sponsorship opportunities.





Recognizes a local business leader who has demonstrated achievement in ownership or management of a small business, or who has made significant contributions to the small business environment in the Greater Green Bay area.

Kate Burgess

Cornerstone Award

Recognizes a local company that has demonstrated growth in sales, employees and/or service since its inception. Additionally, it will show active participation in the business community and makes an impact on the local community with involvement in associations and volunteer groups.

McDonald Companies

Entrepreneurial Award

Recognizes a locally owned or operated company doing business at least two but not more than five years. The business will have demonstrated a creative business approach and current success. It will have had impact on the local business community.

MatchBack Systems, Inc.

Growth Award

Recognizes a business that is locally owned and operated, in business at least three years, and under current ownership has demonstrated significant or continuous growth in sales, service and number of employees.

Growth Award

Special Accomplishment Award

Occasionally there are special circumstances that have occurred in the past year(s) deserving this award, that recognizes a small business, an organization or a person for extraordinary achievement other than excellence in entrepreneurialism, business growth or cornerstone contributions.

Literacy Green Bay

No longer awarded

  • Environmental Stewardship Award
    Presented to locally owned company doing business for more than two years that has taken actions to become more environmentally friendly or has invented or distributed products to assist other companies in becoming more environmentally friendly.
  • Family Friendly Workplace Award
    Presented to a company doing business for more than two years that is committed to its employees and have implemented family-friendly policies to assist in balancing the responsibilities of work and family life.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Johnson Financial Group

Stellar Blue Technologies

Bank First

The Business News

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP


Festival Foods


Green Bay Packers Give Back

Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg

Lodge Kohler

North Star

O'Connor Connective

Port of Green Bay

Prevea Health

Wells Fargo

Woodward Radio Group

Wisconsin Public Service