WEST DES MONES, IA (FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2023) – The West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (WDM Chamber) has announced the community vote winners of the Third Annual Best of the West Awards presented by Aureon. The Best of the West Awards is a West Des Moines-focused, community vote contest featuring 50 categories. A list of all 50 winners can be found at
"Congratulations to these outstanding businesses, organizations, and community leaders," said Katherine Harrington, President and CEO of the WDM Chamber. "We are proud to recognize and honor the remarkable people, places, and organizations that make West Des Moines the best city to live, work, and play."
Winners will be celebrated at an awards gala on Tuesday, November 28 at The Monroe in West Des Moines. Additionally, each honoree will receive a specialty award featuring the Best of the West logo, a custom badge for use on digital platforms, and exclusive bragging rights for the year as one of West Des Moines’ best.
“Aureon extends its heartfelt congratulations to this year's Best of the West award recipients,” said Scott Behn, Chief Executive Officer of Aureon. “We take great pride in our partnership with the West Des Moines Chamber and in supporting this prestigious program that aims to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding individuals, organizations, and businesses that significantly contribute to the success and vitality of our community.”
Additionally, a portion of all sponsorship proceeds from the Best of the West Awards will directly support the West Des Moines Community Foundation, an organization committed to ensuring West Des Moines is the best community for all. The Best of the West Awards is also supported by silver sponsor The Iowa Clinic.
Tickets for the Best of the West Awards Celebration on November 28 are available for $40 for WDM Chamber Members and $50 for non-members and can be purchased at
About Aureon
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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. A 2022 ACCE Chamber of the Year Finalist, the WDM Chamber produces programs and events for everyone. Learn more about the WDM Chamber and how to get involved at

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