The Contest is open to any employee of a chamber of commerce (“Organization”), otherwise eligible, who is presenting an innovative Organization idea, program, or event that has been implemented in the last five years.

The following persons are ineligible: (i) employees and principals of GrowthZone/ChamberMaster, participating advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers and their employees and affiliates; any member of the immediate family of a natural person excluded under clause (i) or clause (ii) of this sentence (i.e., such person’s spouse, domestic partner, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses) regardless of residence; persons living in the household of a natural person excluded under clause (i) or clause (ii) of this sentence, whether or not related to such person; and members of a guild, union or other Organization that prohibits or restricts its members from participating in the Contest or that otherwise has the right to oppose such members’ participation or, as a condition of such participation, to assess any special dues or other payment to the Organization.

Prizes will be awarded in the name of the Organization represented by the Contestant.

Contestant represents and warrants that he/she is authorized to submit an entry on behalf of the Organization. This Contest is a skill-based contest, not a sweepstakes or other game of chance. Winners will not be selected randomly, but on the basis of objective judging criteria (as set forth below).

Final determination of eligibility will be made by CM.