The West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce is proud to partner with Aureon to bring this community voted contest to West Des Moines.

WEST DES MONES, IA (OCTOBER 24, 2021) – Voting is now open for the second annual Best of the West Awards (BOW) presented by Aureon, brought to you by the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (WDM Chamber) and the City of West Des Moines. BOW is a West Des Moines (WDM) focused, community voted contest featuring 50 categories. Voting is open ended, allowing for anyone, not just WDM Chamber members, to win.

“The team at the WDM Chamber is so excited to bring this program back to the community,” said Katherine Harrington, President and CEO of the WDM Chamber. “It was so well received last year and we love the opportunity to highlight so many different businesses and individuals.”

BOW winners will receive a plaque featuring the BOW logo identifying them as a winner and a logo for use on website and/or signature. They will also be invited to attend an exclusive happy hour alongside some of the top business investors in West Des Moines.

“Aureon is proud to partner with the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce and the City of West Des Moines as the presenting sponsor for the second annual Best of the West Awards program,” says Scott Behn, chief executive officer at Aureon. “Cultivating competition between local businesses creates thriving communities with organizations working hard to meet the needs of their valued customers and partners. Best of the West is a premier example of friendly competition and recognition – shining a light on the great businesses in West Des Moines.”

Winners will be announced via the WDM Chamber’s social media channels November 29 – December 3. BOW is also supported by silver sponsor Turner Construction.

You can vote here for your favorite WDM locations and people from October 24 – November 19. New votes can be submitted each day.


About the WDM Chamber of Commerce
The mission of the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce is to champion all things West Des Moines by strengthening our area companies, providing personalized resources and attracting a top workforce to position WDM as the best suburban city in America. Learn more about the chamber and how to get involved at

About Aureon
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