Banquet Speakers

VOLUNTEERs OF THE YEAR 2019

The Organization of the Year award is presented to a non-profit organization who is active and beneficial to the Garnett community

​​Keynote SPeaker

Jay Selanders

The Business of the Year Award is presented to a Chamber Member who has demonstrated outstanding business ethics, community support, leadership, friendly service and has been an overall benefit to the community.

(must be in good standing, membership current)

The Garnett Area Chamber of Commerce would like to thank EVERYONE who attended the banquet, donated items, volunteered, and assisted with set up and tear down. We thank the City and County Commissioners for allowing us to have our event, our speakers, caterer, grill master, and the community for their continued support!  "Grill & Chill with the Chamber" was a success!


See you at next year's banquet!

Alec Cook,

Owner, Continental Siding

Annual Banquet 

April 29, 2021




Tom Lesnak,

​President, Independence Chamber of Commerce

Business of the Year 2019

Banquet Memories

The George Clasen Memorial Service Award is presented to an individual or couple from the area who has/have shown exemplary service to the community through the Chamber or other local organizations

Everett Cox


​Volunteer of the Year


Congratulations to our winners!!

ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR 2019

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Garnett Area Chamber of Commerce

Garnett Volunteer Fire Department


Organization of the Year


Troy & Donna Hart


*NEW AWARD!

The Chamber Champion Award ​is a special award created for 2020 to recognize the business who persevered through the pandemic and got creative, thought outside of the box, and pushed through the obstacles of COVID-19 to end the year successfully.

(must be in good standing, membership current)

6th Ave Boutique & Western Wear


Business of the Year

​Chamber Champion