Chamber Banquet Celebrated Henderson

Posted on January 27, 2016 by hchamber

DSC_0448Celebrating Henderson was truly the theme of the Chamber Banquet held on Monday, January 25.  Over 100 people attended the event, sponsored by Cornerstone Bank and Kroeker and Kroeker Insurance and Real Estate, and had the opportunity to get motivated for the New Year. Unfortunately, the guest speaker, Dr. Tammy Beck, was not able to attend the event due to weather, but she will be holding a workshop on Finding Passion at Work during the February Chamber meeting.

Chamber President, Taylor Siebert and Executive Director, Kelsey Bergen, filled in in the speakers absence and spoke about the power of asking “why” as well as Chamber goals for 2016.

DSC_0453Alan Janzen and Don Norris were recognized for their service on the Chamber Board of Directors and Mike Wall was recognized for serving as Chamber President in 2014.

Eight different businesses were presented with Milestone Awards during the evening.  Businesses recognized for reaching milestones in 2015 included:

Cornerstone Bank – 25 years

Headquarters Salon – 30 years

Boardman Aerial – 35 years

DSC_0449Bergen Friesen Agency – 40 years

Friesen Construction – 40 years

Henderson Irrigation – 45 years

Henderson Community COOP – 60 years

Henderson Health Care – 65 years

DSC_0443The Friend of Henderson Award was presented during the banquet to Milf Doell, who was chosen due to a lifetime committed to serving the community through the Henderson Chamber, Henderson Community Foundation, the Henderson Fire Department, various church and other volunteer hours served as well as starting, growing and successfully transitioning his business Custom Wood Products.

The Henderson Chamber of Commerce Banquet was sponsored by Cornerstone Bank and Kroeker & Kroeker Insurance and Real Estate.  Silent Auction donations were also made by the following businesses: Heartland Community Schools, Baer’s Furniture, Custom Wood Products, Eakes Office Supply, Henderson FoodMart, York Equipment, Willow DSC_0446Station, Plains Power and Equipment, The Petal Pusher, Henderson Pharmacy, Henderson Irrigation, Henderson Health Care, Heritage Park, Kerry’s Restaurant and The Petal Pusher.

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