Indian River County Industry Awards NEW COMMUNITY
The Chamber of Commerce honored 18 companies during its 17th annual Industry Appreciation Awards Thursday.
The luncheon also paid tribute to the late John Dean, a local architect and community supporter who died earlier this year.
The County Commission designated Sept. 15-19 as Industry Appreciation Week.
The chamber awards were:
Small Company of the Year: Brite Future Electric
Medium Company of the Year: White Glove Moving & Storage/Pak Mail Beachside
Latin Business of the Year: Cork Tapas and Dessert Bar/Havana Club Cigars
Entrepreneur of the Year: Lou Kolbaur, owner of Chive Restaurant
Large Manufacturer of the Year: Novurania of America
Mid-sized Manufacturer of the Year: Nylacarb Corp.
Small Manufacturer of the Year: Triton Submarines LLC
New construction: Dogs for Life Training and Administration Center, Sebastian Charter Junior High
Small commercial building renovation: Vero Beach Dental Spa, Reiner Plaza, Christi’s Fitness
Large project renovation: Miracle Mile
Best re-use of property: Modesitt State Farm Agency, Sebastian Vacation Rentals, Camp Haven
New residential construction: Serenoa by GHO Homes and The Isles at Waterway Village