The Billings Chamber Business Excellence Awards honor the incredible people and organizations who impact us all. Recipients will be honored at the 2023 Chamber Breakfast this spring.

Nominations are for the colleagues, peers, friends, leaders, and mentors who have impacted your business or made a difference in your life.

Nominations are currently closed.


Congratulations to our 2023 Business Excellence Award Recipients!

Outstanding Business Person
Dusty Eaton, A&E Design

Inclusion Award
William Henry, Be Better World

Employer of the Year
Entre Technology Services

Customer Service Excellence
Matt Hall, Midway Auto & RV

NextGEN Exceptional Emerging Leader
Bo Bruinsma, Billings Public Schools

Ag Excellence Award presented by Stockman Bank

Roni Baker

Nominations are currently closed.

The annual Billings Chamber Legacy Award is awarded to an individual who has consistently demonstrated success in improving the business and economic climate in addition to the quality of life for residents of Billings over their lifetime.

Legacy Award History:

2007 Award Recipient: George Selover

2008 Award Recipient: Sam McDonald

2009 Award Recipient: Don and Marilyn Floberg

2010 Award Recipient: Chancellor Ron Sexton

2011 Award Recipient: Joseph Sample

2012 Award Recipient: Michael Schaer

2013 Award Recipient: Jim Soft

2014 Award Recipient: Tom Scott

2015 Award Recipient: Karen Sanford Gall

2016 Award Recipient: Bill & Merilyn Ballard

2017 Award Recipient: Bruce MacIntyre

2018 Award Recipient: Bill and Mary Underriner

2019 Award Recipient: Ziggy and Stella Ziegler

2020 Award Recipient: Dr. Bob Wilmouth

2021 Award Recipient: Kris Carpenter

2022 Award Recipient: Jim and Chris Scott

2023 Award Recipient: Mike Nelson