A handful of exceptional chambers of commerce are recognized each year with ACCE’s annual Chamber of the Year awards. The prestigious Chamber of the Year title is delivered to chambers of commerce that excel at programs of work designed to lead businesses and communities. Applications for the award are due Friday, March 29. Finalists for the award will be announced in mid-June. Chamber of the Year winners will be announced at the 2019 ACCE Annual Convention Awards Show on Monday, July 15.
Communications Excellence awards recognize excellence in all areas of chamber of commerce marketing and communications. This awards program is designed to honor, reward and celebrate the achievements of outstanding communications programs, campaigns and projects, and to comprehensively encompass all areas of “communications excellence." Entries are due Friday, April 15. Award of Excellence and Grand Award winners will be announced mid-June. Best in Show winners will be announced at the 2019 ACCE Annual Convention Awards Show on Monday, July 15.
Lifetime Sales Achievement Awards recognize chamber membership sales professionals for outstanding career sales. Awards are based on the total number or total dollar amount of chamber membership sales made over the course of the recipient’s career.
Acce's 40 Under 40 is designed to recognize future leaders within the chamber community. This program will honor the industry's brightest young professionals who have demonstrated success in their careers and the communities they represent.