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Greater Vancouver Chamber Hosts 20th annual golf tournament

The Columbian

CAMAS — The Greater Vancouver Chamber returned to Camas Meadows Golf Course on June 23 to celebrate its annual Open Golf Tournament for men and women. The sold-out tournament, presented by Columbia Bank, attracted 184 golfers and over 40 corporate sponsors.

This 18-hole, scramble tournament for seasoned golfers and novice players began at 8 a.m. with tee times for each foursome. During the tournament, golfers from businesses of all sizes had the opportunity to meet and greet with tee sponsors on each hole.

After spending a day out on the course and finishing the games with the top scores, the teams from the companies The Heathman Lodge Vancouver (men), JPMorgan Chase (women), and Davidson Benefits Planning (mixed) won the first-place awards. These companies were followed by Team Bank of the Pacific (men), Team Capacity Commercial Group (women), and Team Columbia Bank (mixed) in second place.

In addition to the tournament awards, the event offered the golfers mini-games, photo booth by the Humane Society for Southwest Washington, and incentives throughout the course. Tracey Pisauro, from Team Oregonian Media Group, and Rajeev Gupta, from Team Banner Bank, were the winners of the KP contests. Also, Kari Jonassen, from Team Capacity Commercial Group, and Neil Daly, from Team SERVPRO of Vancouver, won the long drive competitions. Northwest Personal Training, which conducted the putting contest, calculated the results and announced James Boatman, Jason Misnar, and Robert Baker as winners.