The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce was recognized Tuesday, February 5th by Cityview as the Best Chamber of Commerce in the Des Moines Metro area during their annual Best Of awards held at Adventureland Palace Theater.  This is the sixth-year in a row the Urbandale Chamber was recognized as the Best Chamber of Commerce.

“We are truly honored for the recognition by readers of Cityview,” said Tiffany Menke, President Urbandale Chamber.  “We love our members and always strive to provide a strong return for the investment businesses make in the Urbandale Chamber.”

A long list of Urbandale Chamber member businesses were also honored as the Best in their business category on Tuesday night including:

  • Best Local Chocolate/Candy Store: Chocolaterie Stam
  • Best Local Thrift Shop: Goodwill
  • Best Local Car Dealership: Stivers Ford Lincoln
  • Best Local Camera Store: Christian Photo
  • Best Local E-Cigarette Shop: Central Iowa Vapors
  • Best Local Furniture Store: Homemakers
  • Best New Local Bar and Best Local Trivia Night: The Hall
  • Best Local Nonprofit: Animal Rescue League of Iowa
  • Best Local Library: Urbandale Public Library
  • Best Local Party/Event Transportation: Chauffeurs of Distinction
  • Best Local Place to Catch a Flick: Flix Brewhouse
  • Best Local Place to take your kids: Blank Park Zoo
  • Best Local Annual Event: Principal Charity Classic
  • Best Local Indoor Sporting Event: Iowa Wild
  • Best Local Place to Kickbox: Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping
  • Best Local Herbal/Nutritional Supplement Store & Best Local Health Food Store: Campbell’s Nutrition
  • Best Local Chiropractor: Vero Chiropractic
  • Best Local  Place for Cryotherapy: Catalyst Cryotherapy
  • Best Local Moving Company: Two Men and a Truck
  • Best Local Bank: Bankers Trust
  • Best Local Internet Provider: Mediacom
  • Best Local Automotive Salesperson: Peter Wall – Stivers Ford Lincoln
  • Best Local College: Drake University
  • Best Local Place for Continuing Your Education: DMACC
  • Best Local Insurance Agent: Mark Courter – State Farm
  • Best Local Mortgage Company: Midwest Family Lending
  • Best Local Daycare: Generation Next
  • Best Local Senior Living Community: Edencrest
  • Best Local Place for Tax Preparation: McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C.
  • Best Local Recruiter or Search Firm: Palmer Group
  • Best Local Electrician: Baker Electric
  • Best Local Flooring Company: Royal Flooring

Congratulations to all of our members honored as the Best in their category!