June 2022 Newsletter
Annual Luncheon Highlights
Cherry Creek Chamber Annual Luncheon 2022 Presented by LIV Sotheby's International Realty
Photo credits: Victor Sanchez, imADgine Studios
Cherry Creek Chamber 2022 Award Winners
Congratulations to all of our incredible award nominees and recipients. You help make the Chamber shine!

Esther Lee Leach
Cherry Creek Fashion
2021 Gervasini Community Leader of the Year

Vive Float Studio
2021 Small Business of the Year 

Sally Reinemer
Juice Plus
2021 Leads Group Member of the Year 
Clayton Members Club & Hotel
2021 Large Business of the Year 

Leanna Behnke 
2021 Young Professional of the Year 

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children 
2021 Pandemic Productivity Award
Ambassador Spotlight
Produced and directed by Chamber Member Katie Lee of Leegendary Productions and Chamber Ambassador Stacy Riley.
June Events
Marg's Taco Bistro| 4:30 - 6:30 pm
Breakfast at TORO | 9:00 - 10:00 am
YP Rooftop Hop June 23rd
Save the Date | 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Virtual | 8:15 am - 9:15 am
Great Meetings That Get Things Done with Iky Chan
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Are you our next Member Spotlight?
Please answer the following questions and send your photo and logo to staff@cherrycreekchamber.org.
  • What brought you to start your business or get into your industry?
  • What do you love most about what you do?
  • How can the Chamber help you?
Takeover Thursdays

Looking to:
Grow your Instagram audience?
Build trust?
Increase brand credibility?
Drive more traffic to your site?
All at no cost to you!
We have the perfect member benefit for you!

Have fun sharing a behind the scenes look at you and your organization and boost your brand at the same time. Contact the Chamber now to schedule your Takeover!
New and Renewing Members
Thank you to our new and recently renewed members!
Display your Cherry Creek Chamber decal to increase your value, visibility, and credibility!
The Chamber is offering a $50 AMEX Gift Card to current members who bring new paying business members to our Chamber in 2022.

To receive credit, a current Chamber member may:
  • Login in to MIC & click the Refer a Business button or
  • send the new member's application to the Chamber; AND
  • be listed under the referral section on the application.
Note: Applies to business memberships only; referrals for social memberships do not qualify.
WHATDenver Economic Development & Opportunity (DEDO) in partnership with Mile High United Way is now accepting applications for the Business Impact Opportunity Fund -- $5M program to support and sustain small businesses facing displacement, disruption from construction, operating challenges, or neighborhood safety—all factors exacerbated by the pandemic. 

WHEN: Applications close at 5 p.m. (MST) on June 13, 2022. Additional application rounds are anticipated later this year.

HOW: Applications can be submitted online via the application portal.
Need help applying?
Attend an information session!

  • Monday, June 6 | 6 - 7 p.m. | Virtual on Zoom | Interpretation in Spanish and Vietnamese - Sign up here
  • Friday, June 10 | 9 - 10 a.m. | Virtual on Zoom | Interpretation in Spanish and Vietnamese - Sign up here

Contact UFB@unitedwaydenver.org or 720.501.3920. Informational fliers available in English, Español, and Tiếng Việt
Together We Can Make It
benefitting Autistic Minds
Fundraising Event
Friday, July 1, 2022
5:00-9:00 PM

Washington Park Boathouse
701 S. Franklin St.
Denver, CO 80209
Sponsoring Chamber Members
Meet The Board!
Our Mission:
To welcome business leaders to the Cherry Creek Experience by providing opportunities for unique connections, professional and personal growth and service to our community.

2022 Board of Directors
Jessen Gregory Perko - Ruddy Gregory, PLLC - Chair
Tony Walker - Margs Taco Bistro - Treasurer
Leanna Behnke - Denver Agency - Secretary
Gavin Berry - Del Frisco's Grille
Amy Dickerson - Live Love Lash
Matt Fumuso - UBS Financial Services
Molly Keech - Cherry Creek North BID
Esther Lee Leach - Cherry Creek Fashion
Heather McCoy - MidFirst Bank
Gerry Radetsky - Radetsky Design
Katie Wafer - Hydrate IV Bar - 2023 Chair
Christine Des Enfants - Executive Director

2022 Young Professionals Board
Xavier Lewis - Trilogy Financial - President
Leanna Behnke - Denver Agency
Michael Edmondson - Janus Henderson Investors
Molly Jaksich - Bank of Colorado
Moriyah Montezon - Alpine Bank
Stephanie Timmerman - Under Canvas, Inc.
Corinne Toenjes - Intransit Properties 

Cherry Creek Chamber of Commerce