Beaver Dam Chamber Announces Changes To Annual Awards Program

(Beaver Dam) In an effort to celebrate progress in area businesses and organizations while cultivating young leaders in the community, the Beaver Dam Area Chamber of Commerce has announced they have made changes to the traditional Annual Awards program. Scheduled for January 26th of 2022, the Annual Awards Recognition and dinner will feature three awards categories.

The Five-Under-Forty Award will recognize and honor five of the areas brightest young leaders demonstrating success in their careers and the community.

The Innovation Awards will honor both a large and small company and organizations in the area whose product, project, program, or process improvement best exemplifies forward-thinking ideas and innovation.

The Emerging Leader Award, started in 2021, recognizes a high school or post-secondary student who has made a significant impact and positive difference in Beaver Dam, an award that comes with a $200 chamber check prize.

Chamber President Tracy Propst says they are “looking forward to celebrating all the great things our businesses and organizations are doing right here in the Beaver Dam area and recognizing the young leaders who will keep Beaver Dam moving forward into the future.”

Application information for the new awards can be found online at