Spirit of Springfield & Business of the Year Awards

 
The 2020 nomination forms are available here:
 
The nomination form deadline is Monday, February 24, 2020.  Please mail or return to:
  • Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce
  • P.O. Box 134
  • Springfield, MN 56087
 
or email to spfdchamber@newulmtel.net
 
The 2020 Spirit of Springfield/Business of the Year Banquet is to be determined at a later date.
 
Congratulations to Shari Koll,
the recipient of the 2019 Spirit of Springfield Award!
Congratulations to the Springfield Advance Press,
the recipient of the 2020 Business of the Year Award!
 

The Spirit of Springfield Award recognizes a person(s), who is a friend of Springfield by being a person(s) who gives assistance, patronizes Springfield and/or is a supporter of the Springfield Community.

Past Recipients:

  • 2009 – Gaylan Stark
  • 2010 – Doris Weber
  • 2011 – Brian & Colleen O’Leary
  • 2012 – Ken Koll
  • 2013 – Mike & Jodi Pieschel
  • 2014 – Dr. F.J. Boyle
  • 2015 – Ben Luense
  • 2016 – Sharon (Mrs. Ron) Sturm & in Memory of Edward J. Pautzke Jr.
  • 2017 – Jeff Krueger
  • 2018 – Cheryl Diede
  • 2019 – Shari Koll

The Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Year Award recognizes a business that has shown profitability, growth, and sustainability along with a commitment to community service and is a strong supporter of the Springfield Community.

Past Recipients:

  • 2017 – Farmers & Merchants State Bank of Springfield
  • 2018 – Miesen’s Color Center
  • 2019 – Springfield Advance Press