Vote today! Now accepting 2022 “Best of” nominations, Citizen of the Year & Business of the Year + NEW! Young Professional of the Year and Small Business of the Year!

8/31/2022

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for Citizen of the Year, Young Professional of the Year, Business of the Year, and Small Business of the Year.

The highly anticipated award recipients will be announced during the Chamber’s annual Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business event, on November 10, 2022. Individuals and businesses may nominate themselves. A nomination committee will determine the winner of each award. Vote by completing an application today! Voting will close October 7th, at 5pm.

2022 Citizen of the Year

Annually, the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce recognizes an Urbandale resident (current or former) as the Citizen of the Year!  This prestigious award winner will join a long list of Urbandale residents who are honored for making an impact in the area.

Award Requirements:

  • The individual nominated must be or have been a resident of Urbandale at one time

Find the nomination application here.

2022 Young Professional of the Year

New to 2022, an outstanding young professional will be recognized at the Sample Urbandale event. This individual should have a proven, obvious positive impact to our community.

Award Requirements:

  • The individual must be an active 2022 genYP member

Find the nomination application here.

2022 Small Business of the Year

Another award new to 2022 includes Small Business of the Year. Nominate the small business you believe deserves this recognition.

Award Requirements:

  • The nominee must have no more than 1-10 employees to classify as a small business
  • The nominee must have a business located physically or remotely in Urbandale, IA

Find the nomination application here.

2022 Business of the Year

This highly-sought after award is given at the Chamber’s Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business event held on November 10, 2022. Businesses may nominate themselves for this award.

Award Requirements:

  • The business must physically be located in Urbandale, Iowa. The physical presence may be a satellite office or a division of, but must have some sort of an Urbandale presence.
  • Urbandale Chamber of Commerce membership by the business is NOT a requirement.

Find the nomination application here.

2022 Best in Class

We want to hear from you!  Which members are YOUR CHOICE for the Best in Class?

Award Requirements:

  • Businesses must be members of the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce to be eligible, but may be located in any community.

Vote for your favorites here. 

All nomination forms can be filled out online by visiting the Resource Page on the Uniquelyurbandale.com website.  Nominations must be received before 5 p.m. on October 7th, 2022.

Don’t delay!  Fill out your nomination(s) today and mark your calendar for Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business Thursday, November 10, 2022!