The Garner Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for the fourth annual Summit Awards Honoring the Best in Business.
The Summit Awards will be presented Sept. 26 at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting and Banquet at the Grand Marquise Ballroom, with WTVD’s Anna Laurel serving as emcee of the awards presentation.
The festivities will also include a special appearance by former Miss North Carolina and Garner’s own Arlie Honeycutt.
Following the initial nominations phase, judging was conducted by an out-of-state panel of business leaders. Nineteen different companies have been named as finalists for the seven awards.
Nominated for the Exceptional Customer Experience Award are Alossi Renewal Spa, Aversboro Coffee and Coats Auto Body & Paint
The Integrity in Business Award will be decided among ALCO Custom Cabinets, Inc., Foster Lake and Pond Management and Joseph C. Woodard Printing Company
The Steady Growth and Achievement Award will be presented to either ABC Sanitation, All Spotless or Carolina Comfort Air
Nominees for the Entrepreneurial Award 1-15 Employees are Alossi Renewal Spa, Capital Production Group, LLC and Traveling Screens
Entrepreneurial Award 16-50 Employees nominees are B.E.S.T., Bryan-Lee Funeral Home and Jones Insurance
Nominated for the Entrepreneurial Award 50+ Employees are Hudson’s Hardware and TT&E Iron and Metal
The Nonprofit Achievement Award will be awarded to Able to Serve, Community of Hope Ministries or Garner Veterans Memorial
“We were very pleased with our past Summit Awards and are looking forward to building upon its success with our fourth annual ceremony,” said Garner Chamber President Neal Padgett. “We received an even higher number of quality applications this year, so September 26 should be an exciting evening when the winners are announced.”
Tickets are on sale now for the Chamber’s annual meeting and banquet. Cost for the dinner is $65 per person. For more information, contact the Garner Chamber of Commerce at (919) 772-6440 or visit www.garnerchamber.com.