Columbus Chamber 2020 Annual Meeting

Thursday, February 6
8 – 9 AM | Networking & Registration
9 – 10:15 AM | Level Up Program

Greater Columbus Convention Center
Battelle Grand Ballroom
400 North High Street

The Columbus Chamber’s Annual Meeting brings together leading minds from the region’s growing community to connect over relevant and innovative topics in business and leadership. This year’s program, Level Up, aims to propel concepts of disruption, collaboration and experience – three pivotal pieces to sustaining and evolving business models.

Connect and collaborate with nearly 1,200 Central Ohio business leaders and hear from dynamic speakers, such as Dee Haslam, Brett Kaufman and Janelle Coleman, as they share their stories of growth through disruption, collaboration and experience. The Columbus Chamber will also honor Lisa Bachmann as the 2020 recipient of the Columbus Award and this year’s finalists for the Small Business Leader Award.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with over 1,200 of our Region’s leading business associates. Save your seat today.

Registration for this event is required. Walk-up registration cannot be accommodated.

Registration for this event is now closed. Please contact with any questions. 

Ticket Pricing
Individual Member Ticket  |  $135
Individual Non-Member Ticket  |  $185

Table of 8 – Member  |  $1,000
Table of 8 – Non-member  |  $1,400

Transportation options to attend the 2020 Annual Meeting can be found here.

2020 Keynote Presenters

Janelle Coleman

Executive Vice President, External Affairs
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Dee Haslam

Haslam Sports Group

Brett Kaufman

Founder & CEO
Kaufman Development

Small Business Leader Award finalists

Each year, this Award recognizes a diverse range of qualities such as leadership, business excellence and contributions to the community in addition to factors like business size. All finalists have undergone an extensive vetting process by a committee of judges who considered a number of nominations submitted in fall of 2019.

The 2020 SBLA is presented by First Merchants Bank.


Brad Griffith
Buckeye Interactive

Lynsey Jordan
Permit Solutions, Inc.

Network  •  Engage    Get inspired

Make a connection

Join nearly 1,200 of your peers and colleagues as leaders of the Columbus business community share what’s ahead for 2020.

Columbus Award

Help us honor the 2020 recipient of the Columbus Award. Lisa Bachmann, Executive Vice President of Chief Merchandising and Operating Officer at Big Lots, will be recognized during the Level Up program, Feb. 6.

Thanking our partners

Presented by

Supporting Partner

Small Business Leader Award Partner

Signature partners

Leader partners

Media partners

Small Business Leader Awards