Welcome to the Monticello Chamber of Commerce & Industry located in Monticello, Minnesota. Monticello is conveniently located on I-94, between St. Cloud and Minneapolis, along the banks of scenic Mississippi River. Monticello Chamber of Commerce & Industry represents the interests of over 300 companies doing business in Monticello and the surrounding communities. Monticello is a community where we take business to heart.
The Monticello Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a Business Organization that serves to strengthen our member businesses and stimulate regional prosperity. We are not a government agency, civic or service club.
Our Mission: To continually support, serve and enhance all business sectors in the Monticello area. The Monticello Chamber strives to strengthen communication among business, industry, school, government, service organizations and area residents.
Program of Work:
Member Services, Business Advocacy, Economic Development, Community Partner, and Providing the Front Door to our Community!
We have new summer hours that will run from Memorial Weekend to Labor Day.
Congratulations to our 2014 Business of the Year: Best Western Chelsea Inn & Suites
The selection criteria is the business must be a member of the Monticello Chamber, has been around for at least 5 years, has a consistency of service and/or products to its customers and community, promotes the betterment of the community as a business, encourages employees to be involved in the community and has not received this award in the past 5 years. Past 6 years winners are: 2013 All Elements Inc, 2012 Lommel Photography, 2011 Wes Olson Electric LLC, 2010 Preferred Title, 2009 Cargill Kitchen Solutions and 2008 River City Extreme.
Our 2014 nominees were: Action Plus Temporary Service, MAJIRS! Advertising and Design, Von Hanson Meats, SPOE-Smith, Paulson, O'Donnell & Erickson, PLC, UMC, Uptown Eyecare, Karlsburger Foods and Best Western Chelsea Inn & Suites. Congratulations to all of the deserving nominees! We are so lucky to have such a strong business community in Monticello.
The winners of the fishing contest are as follows: 1st place bluegill-Joe Mann, 2nd place bluegill-Justin Hammer, 3rd place bluegill-Mike Standaert, 1st place crappie-Mike Greenlun, 2nd place crappie-Brent Contreras, 3rd place crappie-Grant Benton, 1st place northern-Sean Weis, 2nd place northern-Carrie Gardonio, 3rd place northern-Bruce Kopff
Raffle winners are as follows: Grand Prize winner-Al Gapinski, 2nd place-Dale Dimitroff, 3rd place-Tara Thurber, 4th place-Jody Kortbein, 5th place-Rudy Jensen, 6th place-Chuck Martinson
Medallion was located on Thursday, January 8th by Andy LaBree in West Bridge Park under a pine tree. He received a $100 Visa gift card and TDS gift pack.
Congratulations to all of our winners and the publics support of our largest event of the year. Thank you to all of our sponsors who make this possible.
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