The Annual Awards Banquet is held in mid January. Three major awards are presented to the Manufacturer of the Year, Large Business of the Year and the Chairman's Award. At the banquet the gavel is passed to the new Chairman of the Board and the new Board of Directors is announced. Traditionally the banquet features a high impact speaker. Proceeding the banquet is the popular welcome reception which features some new and long-time members with table displays promoting their businesses.
The Small Business Awards recognizes remarkable small businesses in the Longview trade area. The award winners demonstrates success through sales and profit, potential for long-term success, their commitment to the community along with several others measurements. The award winners set a great example for other small business in the community through their achievements and contributions to the community. The annual awards are held in May.
The State of the City Annual Luncheon is held for community leaders and business professionals as Longview’s Mayor celebrates the city’s accomplishments and its future. The annual luncheon is held in the Fall.