Shining a spotlight on companies that help diversify Bay County’s economy, the Bay County Chamber of Commerce will host Industry Appreciation Celebration (IAC) during the month of September. The month long celebration is designed to acknowledge existing businesses in appreciation for their involvement in the community and their contributions to economic development. Events for the month usually include the Industry Appreciation Celebration Skeet and Trap Shoot and the Industry Appreciation Celebration Awards Breakfast.
2016 Award Winners
Business Expansion - Robotics Fabrication
Innovation (Public Sector) - Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division
Innovation (Private Sector) - DeTect, Inc.
Newcomer - SweetBay
Entrepreneurship - Garner IT Consulting, Inc.
2015 Award Winners
Business Expansion - Maritech Machine
Innovation - Edge Aerodynamix
Newcomer - Roberts & Roberts, Inc.
Entrepreneurship - Jellyfish Health
2014 Award Winners
Export Excellence - Berg Pipe Corp.
Business Expansion - Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center
Innovation - Applied Research Associates (ARA)
Newcomer - Florida Architects
Entrepreneurship - Aaron Rich Marketing and IT Services
For more information on Industry Appreciation Celebration or to serve on the Task Force, please contact Elizabeth at 850.215.3761 or Elizabeth@baychamberfl.com.