Coopersville Retailer of the Year
Coopersville Service Provider of the Year
Coopersville Manufacturer of the Year
DeWitt Barrels is family owned business
that was started in 1893 in Chicago,
Illinois, DeWitt Barrels moved to Grand
Rapids in 1937. In 2000, DeWitt Barrels
moved to Marne having built a new plant
that is the most modern technologically
advanced drum reconditioning plant in the
country. DeWitt Barrels remains a family
owned business. They have a deep
commitment to the environment and
community choosing to support many local
community needs. We could like to
congratulate Peter and Tim DeWitt on
being this year's Manufacturer of the Year!
Howard J. Dykehouse Award
The Dykehouse award is given in memory
of Howard Dykehouse and his outstanding
leadership to the Coopersville Community.
Douglas Reality has supported new
business ventures in the community and
has sponsored various youth adventures.
They are eager to help and give not only
their time but their talents too. They have
been involved in nearly all of the Chamber
events over the past year in one way or
another. Thank you for being those folks
that we could count on to promote a spirit
of giving throughout the year. Thank you
for all you do for the Coopersville Area
residents and businesses.
As a Chamber our mission is to "Enhance the Community by Building Better Businesses." Our Chamber invests in the future of the business community of Coopersville and surrounding areas to ensure that the Coopersville area remains a vibrant, active place to live, work and play.
The Chamber's mission is achieved through the efforts of volunteers and staff working together to provide affordable and effective Advocacy, Education, Information, and Networking programs to our members. We also aggressively align our organization to those that will create additional opportunities for our member businesses.