Leaders and Legends Annual Banquet

Rockwall Chamber of Commerce

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Kicking Off our 95th Winning Season

The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a dazzling and momentous 95th Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet on February 29th, 2024 at the AmeriSports Rockwall. The event, themed “Leaders and Legends” marked a milestone year for the Chamber and brought together community leaders, legends, and dedicated partners for an unforgettable celebration.

Creating a unique blend of elegance and sporty spirit, AmeriSports was transformed into a vibrant hub of sequins and sneakers. Attendees embraced the theme with enthusiasm, showcasing their finest sequins and stylish sneakers as they gathered to honor outstanding Chamber community leaders.

The evening featured a dynamic program that highlighted the Chamber’s 95-year legacy of fostering business growth, community engagement, and collaboration. From recognizing milestone achievements to unveiling this year’s award recipients, the event showcased the remarkable contributions of businesses and individuals to the Rockwall community.

And the Winners are:

  • Best Practices in Community Involvement and Impact: All Care Comfort Solutions
  • Excellence in Customer Focus: Providence Place Bridal
  • Emerging Business of the Year: Rockhopper Apparel and Designs
  • Small Business Partner of the Year: Avidea Social
  • Medium Size Business Partner of the Year: Hanks Handyman Services
  • Large Partner Organization of the Year: Orthopedic Specialists of Dallas
  • Destination Partner of the Year: The Downing Bottles and Bites
  • Chairman’s Award: Jason Linscott, Texas Health Hospital – Rockwall
  • Chamber Partner of the Year: Chef Zach and Occasions at Stone River

Key sponsors, including Presenting Sponsor Frost Bank, played a pivotal role in making the event a resounding success. Their unwavering support underscores the strong partnerships that drive the Chamber’s initiatives and community impact.

The awards ceremony, led by an engaging emcee and vibrant walk-up music, added an extra layer of excitement. Winners were celebrated with flair, and the audience experienced the thrill of a sports-themed celebration right in the heart of Rockwall.

As the event concluded, Rockwall Chamber Board of Director Chairman, Shane Hollas, expressed their gratitude, saying, “What a great night! It was wonderful to see so many hard working business Leaders come together to celebrate 2023 successes. Congratulations to all the award winners. Thank you to all our sponsors for making the night happen. Our theme for 2024 is Attend, Engage, and Contribute. I look forward to seeing our partners attend events, engage with their peers, and contribute to helping each other achieve record success in 2024.”

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