Recognition Awards

Elko Area Chamber of Commerce 2017 Awards nomination Criteria 

​The Elko Area Chamber is currently looking for candidates to be nominated that go above and beyond what is required in the areas of community accomplishments and involvement. These candidates are those that have improved the quality of life in the community and shown great leadership and potential within their chosen areas. They are the “silent servers” who often forego personal recognition with the interest of making a commitment to their community and others.
Awards to be presented include:
Distinguished Male Business LeaderDistinguished Female Business LeaderDistinguished Male VolunteerDistinguished Female VolunteerDistinguished Youth leader 
Guidelines for Distinguished Male or Female Business Leader
  • Nominee must reside in Elko County.
  • Nominee can be private business owner, or manager.
  • Demonstrates successful business leadership.
  • Displays a record of personal civic and community involvement specific to Elko County.Innovation and inspiration in the workplace.
  • Involved in promoting the overall interests of the Elko Community and quality of life. 
Guidelines for Distinguished Male or Female Volunteer
  • Nominee must reside in Elko County.
  • Nominee is a candidate that looks for opportunities to create a positive impact within the community.
  • Demonstrates leadership, and a talent for getting others involved with community support and events. 
Guidelines for Distinguished Youth Leader
  • Nominee must reside in Elko County.
  • Nominee must be 18 years or younger on January 14, 2017.
  • Nominee is a candidate that shows great potential in bettering the community and quality of life within Elko County.
  • Demonstrates leadership ability and the ability to help promote the future and health of the overall area.
Please fill out the nomination form (below) and return to the Sherman Station. 
Nominations are due by January 3rd, 2017 by 5 PM.
No late submissions will be considered.
All winners will be announced at The Installation Reception on January 14, 2017.
Thank you for your nomination. Please contact the Elko Area Chamber with any
2017 Nomination Form.docx
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