Nominations Open For 2018 Chamber Business Awards


Community members are invited the nominate their favorite business for a Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Business Award.

Nominating and voting are open to the public, but only Chamber members are eligible to be nominated. For a list of Chamber members, visit:

Businesses may be nominated in eight award categories: 

  • Retail Business of the Year Award;
  • Family-Friendly Business of the Year Award;
  • Best New Business of the Year Award;
  • Woman Owned Business of the Year Award;
  • Non-Profit of the Year Award;
  • Financial Institution Business of the Year Award;
  • Restaurant of the Year Award; and
  • Overall Business of the Year Award.

To nominate, visit:

The top five nominated businesses in each category will move on to the voting phase, which opens April 23 through May 13. The deadline for nominations is 10 p.m. Saturday, April 21.

Award winners will be announced at the 2018 Los Alamos Chamber Business Awards Reception, Friday, June 8, the night before ChamberFest. Ticketing will be open soon. The reception is sponsored by Del Norte Credit Union. 

Chamber members should register now for ChamberFest at  Register by May 19 to be included in print marketing materials. ChamberFest is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9 in downtown Los Alamos and participation is an exclusive benefit of Los Alamos Chamber membership. To become a member or for more information, visit or contact Ryn Herrmann at 505.661.4807 or or Ufemia Bernal Rios 505.661.4816 or

The Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce is a program of Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation; a private, not-for-profit economic and community development organization serving the Los Alamos area since 1983. LACDC serves as the umbrella organization for the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce, Los Alamos Main Street, Disover Los Alamos, Los Alamos Small Business Center, project Y Cowork Los Alamos, Los Alamos Creative District, Launch Los Alamos and the Los Alamos Research Park.