CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Florida- Sept. 17, 2020
In unison - the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, the Englewood Chamber of Commerce, and the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce - will name each of its members as a 2020 Business of the Year. The Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce will present its awards at the annual meeting this evening, the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce will present its awards on October 2, and the Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce will present its awards on January 28, 2021.
This recognition will be formally bestowed at the respective upcoming annual recognition events, but the accolades have already begun. June Amara, with Creative Window Treatments, and current board chair of the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to their event and thanking the business members.
“In this extraordinary year, we are thrilled to present this collaborative recognition to ALL of our member businesses, as they maneuver through these very challenging times, said Amara. “It’s time for us all to celebrate ”
The logos of all three chambers have also been blended for this unique recognition of the local business community.
“On behalf of our board of directors, I thank each and every chamber member for their ongoing tenacity and adaptability as we deal with this unprecedented global emergency,” said Tony Smith with Ashley, Brown and Company CPAs, and current board president of Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce. “Our community is special, and the responsible efforts of all of our business members need to be recognized. Their perseverance through tough times has built this strong community.”
Jonathan Varner, with Wampler Varner Insurance Group, and current board president of the Englewood Florida Area Chamber of Commerce, could not agree more. “It’s always an honor to recognize excellence in business, now more than ever, and the Englewood Chamber looks forward to continuing that tradition in early 2021”.
For further information, please contact the Charlotte County Chamber at 941-627-2222, the Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce at 941-474-5511, and the Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce at 941-639-3720.
Teri Ashley, Executive Director
Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce
Kim Parks, Interim Executive Director
Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce
John Wright, President
Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce