Photos: Chamber celebrates Olympic style


The River Falls Chamber of Commerce celebrated its Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet in Olympic style Thursday, Feb. 1. Attendees were asked to wear gold, silver, or bronze accents to honor the Olympic theme.

Winners in each of the award categories were recognized at the banquet. The event, held at the UW-River Falls University Center Ballroom, included dinner, raffles, and more.

Winners are as follows:

• Ambassador of the Year: Brian Manion, WESTconsin Credit Union

• Citizen of the Year: Bill Rasmussen, Hammarback Law Office

• Non-Profit of the Year: Turningpoint for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Abuse

• Small Business of the Year: Swinging Bridge Brewing Company

• Large Business of the Year: The West Wind Supper Club

• Chamber Champion: Monica Robey, Steiner Plumbing and Electric