On Thursday, November 2, 2023 the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Meeting. Amy Daubenspeck - Chamber President and current board members will conduct the meeting and speak about Chamber business, past accomplishments and the plan/vision for the future of the Chamber.
Divisional highlights will be provided by Explore Ashland - Amy Daubenspeck - President, Ashland Area Safety Council - Renae Osborne - Director of Programs & Finance, and Leadership Ashland - John Swope - Facilitator.
One highlight of the Luncheon will be two "Spirit of the Chamber" awards (Individual & Business) given for recognition of exemplary dedication and service. The recipients will have demonstrated leadership in volunteerism, energy, creativity and giving. Additionally, they will have assisted the Chamber in keeping strong our traditions, while at the same time taking risks to make a difference in the community.
The Chamber will be handing out its Ninth Annual "Jim Lingenfelter Service Award" to an individual who emulates the characteristics of Jim Lingenfelter and continues to follow in his footsteps to make Ashland County a better place live, work, and raise a family.Jim was a perfect example of servant leadership. His passion, dedication, and positive attitude spanned the entire county as he worked to make connections and bring organizations together for the good of the Ashland Area.
The Ashland Young Professionals Group will also be handing out their 2023 "Rockstar of the Year" award to an individual who went above and beyond.
We will also be recognizing those member organizations that have earned "Quarter Century" status with us. We appreciate their dedication to the Chamber and our community.