The Chamber Annual Awards Banquet

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm


Join The Chamber in Hays, Kansas for the Annual Chamber Awards Banquet!

Eight awards will be recognized this year, including:
  • City of Hays Small Business Achievement Award
  • eyeSMILE Vision & Dental Helping Hands Award
  • Golden Belt Bank Hall of Fame Award
  • Grow Hays Robert E. Schmidt Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • Nex-Tech Citizen of the Year Award
  • Nex-Tech Wireless Businesswoman of the Year Award
  • Vyve Broadband Rising Star Award
  • Werth Wealth Management Member Investor of the Year Award
A special thank you to the FHSU Office of the President for serving as the Venue Sponsor.

Thank you to this year’s Premier Sponsors for making this year’s banquet possible:
  • Astra Bank
  • Chartwells
  • EnerSys
  • HaysMed
  • Hays Regional Airport and CVB
  • Insurance Planning
  • ITC
  • Midwest Energy
  • Sunflower Bank
  • The Hays Daily News
  • Thirsty’s Brew Pub & Grill
  • Walmart SuperCenter

Wine will be provided with this year's meal courtesy of Wine Sponsor Emprise Bank.
Thank you to Flowers by Frances for elevating the atmosphere with flower arrangements.



FHSU Memorial Union
600 Park Street


Tickets are $60 each and may be purchased by contacting The Chamber at 785-628-8201. Tickets purchased in increments of 6 or 12 will be included in reserved seating.  Reserved seating arrangements will be sent out by January 16th, 2022.