Congratulations to our 2019 Business of the Year:
This year's Annual Banquet theme was Jingle & Mingle Ugly Sweater Party!
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 5 years winners are: 2018 RiverWood Bank, 2017 Von Hanson's Meats & Catering, 2016 Ausco Design & Marketing, 2015 Schlenner Wenner & Company, 2014 Best Western PLUS Chelsea and 2013 All Elements Inc.
Our 2019 nominees were: Foster White Insurance Agency, The Crummy Boys Shop, Monticello Community Education, Liberty Bank Minnesota and West Metro Buick GMC. Congratulations to all of the deserving nominees! We are so lucky to have such a strong business community in Monticello.
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!
The Rise of Business and Culture in Wright County Minnesota-Wright County Economic Development Partnership https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMhcXc-7W0o
Monticello Royal Ambassadors 2019-2020
Join us for the 2020-2021 Coronation on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 4:00 pm in Ellison Park (behind CentraCare).
Lauren Pankow-Lucille Murray's Studio of Dance was crowned 2019-2020 Miss Monticello. Piper Zimmer-Gilman-Schlenner Wenner & Co. and Myranda Turner-RiverWood Bank were both crowned 2019-2020 Princesses. Congratulations to all of you! Lauren, Myranda and Piper will represent Monticello now through Riverfest 2020.
Victoria Crouse-West Metro Buick GMC was recognized by her peers with the Miss Congeniality award, as presented by sponsors Monticello Women of Today and Loch Jewelers.
Save the dates:
July 9-12, 2020
Schedule of events and contacts can be found at