Annual Meeting and Banquet
The most recent Annual Banquet was held March 31, 2015 at Minerva’s in Yankton! The theme was Denim & Diamonds and was attended by many.
Watch for your invitation next year, you won’t want to miss this annual event held for our Chamber Members!
Thank You to Our Sponsors of the March 31, 2015 Banquet:
Family Business of the Year Award
2014 Wintz Family
2013 Hanson Briggs Specialty Advertising, Inc.
2012 Kline’s Jewelry
2011 South Dakota Magazine
2010 First Chiropractic Center
2009 Luken Memorials, Inc.
2008 Hebda Family Produce & Prairie Gardens
2007 Kopetsky’s Ace Hardware
2006 John A. Conkling Distributing
2005 Countryside Manufacturing, Inc.
2004 Stockman’s Livestock Market
2003 Hatch Furniture & Flooring
This award is given to an individual who has played an integral role in helping others and has made significant contributions to the community by selfless acts of time and contributions throughout their life in Yankton.
2014 Tom Bohnet
2013 Bernie Hunhoff
2012 Pam Kettering
2011 Larry Ness
2010 Pauline Rhoades
2009 Brad Dykes
2008 Al Viereck
2006 Dave Dickinson (given to his wife JoAnne in memory of)
Frank Yaggie Award
This award is given to a person or organization that exemplifies the qualities of Frank Yaggie. They should be active in civic responsibilities to the community, successful business person and huge supporter and promoter of Yankton.
2014 Larry Ness
2013 Dan Conkling
2012 Joe Vig
2011 Dan Specht
2010 Dan Eisenbraun
2009 Mike Healy
2008 Marian Gunderson
2006 Dave Spencer
2005 Bruce Cull
Our Annual Banquet is a time for thanking the hundreds of member companies, individuals and volunteers who contribute to the success of the Chamber, as well as the Yankton business community.
This annual event is organized and sponsored by the Chamber’s Ambassadors Committee.