Heitke Awarded Outstanding Ambassador

Heitke Awarded Outstanding Ambassador

Hermantown, MN – The Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce announced their Outstanding Ambassador Award recipient at their March Ambassador Luncheon held on Wednesday, March 14th. The Chamber Ambassador Program’s mission is to assist the Chamber in retaining membership through connecting, promoting, and creating a stronger chamber community.

The Outstanding Ambassador Award was given to Ruth Heitke. Heitke is the Director of Sales for The Residence Inn by Marriott – Duluth and Hampton Inn and Suites Duluth North, Mall Area. Heitke is a University of Minnesota-Duluth graduate with a background that includes extensive experience in sales and business development. Heitke is involved with the community, not only as an ambassador for the Hermantown Area Chamber, but also serving as a Marketing Committee Member for the American Cancer Society, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Committee Chair and Boys and Girls Club Gala Committee Member.

Heitke has been a constant presence and representative for the chamber the past few months. Heitke takes a leading effort to build connections between members during networking events, celebrates new business and old at ribbon cuttings, and helps chamber efforts through volunteering. Heitke is always positive and uplifting to chamber members and staff, and is constantly looking for ways to help and create more value within the chamber and our programs.