The Golden Chamber’s Annual Awards is a celebration in recognition of people and businesses that have demonstrated unique vision, innovation, and achievement in support of Greater Golden’s economy, business community, and quality of life.

The Golden Chamber invites you to place your nomination for the Award Winning Categories noted below.   

Please send your nomination to info@goldenchamber.org include:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Award category
  • Write a brief narrative describing the efforts and contributions of the nominee

Civic Award Winner

This Award recognizes a registered not-for-profit organization which has provided exceptional community service; has broadened the education and outreach of their services; offers community involvement by promoting volunteerism; and shown overall positive contribution to the Greater Golden Area. 

Criteria: Must be a Golden Chamber Member; must have been in operations for at least three years.

Business of the Year

Awarded to a business that is substantially contributing to the economic vitality of Greater Golden through creating new jobs and opportunities, advancing a new industry or revitalizing a sector or neighborhood of the city; that has shown remarkable profitability and stability, and which exemplifies excellent corporate citizenship in giving back to the community-at-large and provides a corporate culture that enhances the lives of its employees.

Criteria: Must be a Golden Chamber Member; must have been in operations for at least three years.

Charlie O’Brien Volunteer Award

In honor of Charlie O’ Brien, who knew the importance of volunteers to our community.  This Award will be presented to an individual who has made a significant difference in their community by giving of their time to help their community and others.  This volunteer best demonstrated the selfless and valuable contribution that volunteering makes to our community. 

Criteria: Must have been an on-going volunteer within the Golden community for at least the past two years.

Award Nominations are due to the Golden Chamber by Friday January 12, 2018.