Outstanding                Citizen of the

               Year Award

This annual award is given to an individual who has demonstrated excellence in professional and/or community leadership over a period of the last two years.

2016 Winner

Dana Floyd

2017 Nominations

Submit your nomination for 2017 Outstanding Citizen (deadline is May 29, 2017)

Sculpture Raffle

An annual tradition is
the raffle of a David Turner
bronze sculpture.

Tues, June 20, 2017

Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club, 5:30 pm

This annual event is a celebration of the year. Open to all members, it includes awards and nomination and election of new officers and directors. The evening begins with appetizers and cocktails. The Chambers board, staff and members share information that will help grow economic development on the Shore. Dinner and awards follow.

Cost and RSVP
$45 per person

Purchase tickets online  (3% processing fee will be added) or
email  info@esvachamber.org or call (757) 787-2460

Since this is always a sold out event, RSVP is required.

Group Seating
If you want to reserve a table (6 or 8), please call the Chamber at (757) 787-2460 to arrange.

Sponsorships are available by calling the Chamber.

Previous Winners

Small Business Person

2015  Genevieve Walker Switzer, T&W Block

2014  Blake Johnson, Island House Restaurant

2013  John T. Williams, Jr., Williams Funeral Home

Outstanding Citizen

2015  Jenny O'Neill, Waste Watchers

2014  Kathy Custis, Eastern Shore Boys & Girls Club

2013   Senator Lynwood W. Lewis, Jr.

Chairman's Award
2015  Sandra Johnson

2014  Annie Jones

2013  David Turner, Turner Sculpture

Distinguished Service

2015  Membership, Blue Ribbon Campaign

2014  Dr. Terris Kennedy

2013  Charlie Russell, WESR Radio

             Small Business       

             Person of the
             Year Award

This annual award is given to an individual who has positively affected the community through his or her products and reputation as a civically responsible employer providing an excellent work environment.

 2016 Winner

 Jeanette Edwards

2017 Nominations

Submit your nomination for
2017 Small Business Person
(deadline is May 29, 2017)

2017 Annual Awards Dinner