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Annual Celebration and Awards Night

Our Annual Celebration of our Success and Accomplishments plus our Awards Winners for the previous year.  This event is held every winter at various locations around the Des Moines West Side.

2021 Annual Celebration and Awards Night!

Our DSM West Side Chamber Annual Celebration and Awards Night will be held on March 9th from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at the Des Moines Playhouse. You'll be able to attend in-person or participate virtually.

Reserve Your Spot Today!

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Photos of recent years Award Winners below.

All Past Award Winners Here

2020 Annual West Side Celebration and Awards Night

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Our 2020 Annual West Side Celebration and Awards Night was held at FLIX Brewhouse at the Merle Hay Mall.  Attendees enjoyed and after-party at Gameday Sports Bar and Arcade in the mall.   Dozens of photos here.

 

Thank you to our 2020 Celebration Sponsors!

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2020 Awards Winners for the 2019 Business Year

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Noah's Ark

Business of the Year

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Lil' Brother Construction

Small Business of the Year

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Panka Peruvian Restaurant

New Business of the Year

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Kelly Crosby
Gateway Market

Soozie McBroom Service Award

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Lu Spaine
Zumi Collection

Citizen of the Year

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Jason Stuyvesant
Sold By Jason - ReMax Realty

Ambassador of the Year

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Randy Pelham

Ambassador of the Year

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Chris Coleman

Excellence in Leadership Award

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Mayor Cownie congratulates Chris Coleman

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Fun Times at Gameday

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Fun Times at Gameday

2019 Annual West Side Celebration and Awards Night

Tuesday, February 21st, 2019

Salisbury House & Gardens

2019 Celebration

Our 2019 Celebration and Awards Night was held at the Salisbury House and Gardens.  Our award winners for 2018 are highlighted below.  Dozens of photos from the evening can be found at this LINK on our DSM West Side Facebook Page.

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Dawn Collins - Edwards Jones Investments

Ambassador of the Year

Freedom Blend

Freedom Blend Coffee

New Business of the Year

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Jesse's Embers

Business of the Year

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Soozie McBroom Service Award

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Matt Connolly - Iowa Realty Beaverdale

Citizen of the Year

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Terry Vorbrich - City of Des Moines Economic Development

Special Recognition and Thanks - Economic Development

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Special Thanks to Kit Curran and the Staff at the Salisbury House