September 29th, the Bay County Chamber of Commerce received the “Chamber of the Year” Award at the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals (FACP) fall conference in Orlando, FL. This is the highest award that a Chamber can receive in the state of Florida.
In addition, the Bay County Chamber was re-certified at the highest level with a “Certified Plus” rating. According to FACP, “By becoming a certified chamber of commerce, chambers are recognized for sound business practices and for providing responsible and innovative programs to benefit the membership.”
The Bay County Chamber of Commerce Communications Department also won three first place awards in the categories of “2016 Audio/Visual/Online Communications”, “2016 Membership Communications/Marketing Materials”, and “2016 Public Relations Programs”.