Sold-Out Annual Golf Classic Supports the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce

Aug 5, 2016 | Chamber News

The Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the sold-out annual Golf Classic on Monday, Aug. 1 at the Fort Collins Country Club with 36 teams made up of Chamber members and the business community.  Players were treated to lunch, dinner and prizes during the exclusive half-day tournament. Proceeds from the event will benefit the advocacy work of the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce.

“The annual Golf Classic is an excellent way to unite Chamber members over a fun and relaxing day, as well as support our city’s thriving business community,” said Fort Collins Chamber Executive Vice President Ann Hutchison. “We are grateful to all who participated in the event as players and sponsors.”

Winners of the tournament included:

1st place – Eide Bailly

  • Thomas Ahrens
  • Sarah Kurtz
  • Jessa LaBarbera
  • Annie Young

2nd place

  • Dustin Camping, Cornerstone Home Lending
  • Sabrina Nowling, Cornerstone Home Lending
  • Amanda Payne, Cornerstone Home Lending
  • John Simmons, C3 Real Estate

3rd place

  • Joseph Beringer, Anheuser Busch
  • Jeff Berthiaume, The Group
  • Rick Hontz, Budweiser Events Center/The Ranch
  • Bryce Sowitch, IFAM Capital


On the course game winners:

  • Closest to the Pin Combined winner: Scott Peterson
  • Women’s Closest to the Pin winner: Jessa LaBarbera, Eide Bailly
  • Men’s Closest to the Pin winner: Jeff Bertchiaume, The Group
  • Women’s Longest Putt winner: Courtney Houska, Collindale Golf Course
  • Men’s Longest Putt winner: Roper Marquiss, Gallegos Sanitation
  • Women’s Longest Drive winner: Courtney Houska, Collindale Golf Course
  • Men’s Longest Drive winner: Jose Moreno, Candlewood Suites

Sponsors for the tournament included:

Gold Sponsor:  Eide Bailly, Mantooth Marketing Company, and Tolmar

Silver Sponsors:  ANB Bank, Brinkman Partners, Cushman & Wakefield, Elevations Credit Union, Lamar Advertising, Meadow Gold, Mosaic Employer Solutions, Super Shuttle, and VFLA & Ripley Design

Birdie Sponsors:  Candlewood Suites, EKS&H, Gallegos Sanitation Inc. and Blue Federal Credit Union.

Beverage Sponsor:  High Country Beverage

Beverage Cart Sponsor:  Colorado Business Bank

Golf Cart Sponsors:  Colorado State University Bookstore, Cornerstone Home Lending and Fidelity Title

Lunch Sponsors: Action Signs, IT Solved/VCPI, Verizon Wireless, and McAllister’s Deli

Closest to the Pin Sponsor:  The Double S Group

Corporate Golf Sponsors:  Fort Collins Family Acupuncture and Tellcast.TV

Course and Hole Sponsors:  Aire-Master, Allen & Hoshall Engineering, Century 21 Humpal Inc., Comcast Spotlight, F&C Door Check and Lock, FMS Bank, Vern’s Toffee House, Xfinity Communities