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Knox County Chamber Named 2021 ICEA Chamber of the Year

Knox County Chamber Named 2021 Chamber of the Year, Receives Multiple Awards
 
Vincennes, IN – The Knox County Chamber of Commerce was awarded top honors by the Indiana Chamber Executives Association (ICEA), naming the organization the 2021 Chamber of the Year. 
 
The award, sponsored by Duke Energy, was announced at the ICEA annual conference, hosted June 14-16 in Plainfield, Ind.
 
“The Knox County Chamber is a tremendous organization with a dynamic staff. Their commitment to the Knox County business community is evident from the programs they provide for their members. As a peer organization, what Jamie and her team accomplish is remarkable. Congratulations not only to the Knox County Chamber, but to the Knox County community.” stated Nick Kieffer, ICEA Board Chair and President/CEO of the Goshen Chamber of Commerce.
 
Knox County Chamber President Jamie Neal, who was also recognized as the 2021 Indiana Chamber Executive of the Year, says “It is an honor to be named the 2021 Indiana Chamber of the Year. I couldn’t be prouder of this accomplishment by our organization. It’s because of the dedication and professionalism of our Board of Directors, Ambassadors, and staff that we’ve been chosen for this award. 2020 was a tough year for our business community, and we at the Chamber worked hard to be a resource and true advocate for all of our members.”
 
ICEA President, Shelli Williams mentions that “In the nearly 20 years we have recognized excellence for local chambers of commerce across the state, 2021 marks the first year that our two highest awards have gone home with the same organization.” The Chamber also took home an Innovation in Excellence award for their Lovin’ Local social media campaign.
 
The Indiana Chamber Executives Association is comprised of more than 300 professionals leading local chamber of commerce organizations throughout the state. The organization targets the leadership development for local chambers so that staff members are well equipped to lead their communities.
 
 
ABOUT THE KNOX COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Knox County Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that works with over 330 area businesses to enhance the quality of life in Knox County. The mission of the organization is to provide leadership and value to its members by promoting an environment where businesses, organizations, and communities can position themselves for success. 
 
For more information, contact Jamie Neal at jamie@knoxcountychamber.com or (812) 760-7601.