During a time as unique as this, the German American Chambers of Commerce are excited to continue the tradition of honoring the excellence of their members through the GACC Awards at the virtual German American Business Awards on Friday, October 16, 2020.
German American Business Awards
Friday, October 16, 2020 | Online
The German American Chambers of Commerce (GACCs) are excited to host the annual German American Business Awards on Friday, October 16, 2020 as we continue the tradition of honoring those members which have gone above and beyond, all while continuing to uplift their local communities and partners. This year's Business Awards are going to be as unique as 2020, with the main ceremony and celebration taking place virtually for the first time in GACC history!
Virtual Event Program
At our first ever virtual awards ceremony, the award winners will present their winning story of innovation, regional development, or impactful service, plus this virtual gathering will extend beyond just event day - featuring additional programming throughout the weeks leading up to and post-event. This year's event will also include exciting sweepstakes and prizes!
|2:15pm||Preshow Virtual Networking|
|3:00pm CT||Welcome Remarks |
Peter Riehle, Chairman, GACC Midwest
Mark Tomkins, President, GACC Midwest
|German American Business Awards History|
|Behind the Scenes: Creating the Awards|
|GACC Awards Ceremony|
|4:15pm CT||Event End|
Program is subject to change
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GACC Awards 2020
As in previous years, the tradition lives on with the presentation of the national GACC Awards, which celebrate the highest accolades in German-American business and showcasing the excellence of our members. This year, we will honor the outstanding achievements of our valued members in the categories of Community Engagement, Excellence in Economic Development, Excellence in Innovation, and Excellence in Services.
- Community Engagement Award - presented by Rödl & Partner
- "Excellence in Economic Development" Award - presented by PKF Mueller
- "Excellence in Innovation" Award - presented by Fragomen
- "Excellence in Services" Award - presented by Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
The application window for 2020 is closed.