Nassau County, FL (March 31, 2022) On Monday, March 28, 2022, more than 430 Chamber members and community leaders came out to celebrate the local business community at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Dinner & Gala. 65 businesses, organizations, and business leaders were nominated by members of the public. Winners were selected by votes from the Board of Directors and Chamber of Commerce members.
On behalf of the Nassau County Chamber of Commerce, we would like to congratulate both the nominees and winners of each category and thank the sponsors of this year’s Annual Awards Dinner & Gala: PrimeSouth Bank, First Federal Bank, First Port City Bank, Florida Public Utilities, Orange Park Mall, VyStar Credit Union, Rayonier, REMI Realty, Florida Blue, Summer House Realty, Breeze Airways, jetBlue, Community Hospice & Palliative Care, and the Omni Amelia Island Resort. Because of their generous support, we were able to properly recognize members of the local business community for their leadership and business excellence.
The Nassau County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the winners of the 2021 Annual Business Awards.
2021 Large Business of the Year:
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
2021 Medium Business of the Year:
FASTSIGNS of Fernandina Beach
2021 Small Business of the Year:
Amelia Island Bait & Tackle
2021 Green Business of the Year:
Keep Nassau Beautiful, Inc.
2021 Nonprofit of the Year:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County
2021 Business Leader of the Year:
Mike Books, First Port City Bank
2021 Young Business Leader of the Year:
Krystal Eagle, Digital Village
2021 Customer Service Professional of the Year:
Linda Crow, Crow Jewelers, Inc.
2021 Chamber Ambassador of the Year:
Apollo Wright, Amelia/Yulee Neighbors
2021 Distinguished Volunteer Service Award:
Emily Baumgartner, West Nassau Historical Society