2013 Business Champion of the Year Awards

Artemis Receives Award at 25th Annual Business Champion of the Year

Merritt Island, FL – The Business Resource Council (BRC) of the Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce presented its Business Champion of the Year Awards to eleven area companies at its 25th Annual Awards Ceremony on Friday, September 27, at Holiday Inn Melbourne-Viera.

Cocoa Beach Chamber Business Champion Award 2013Over 260 chamber partners, their families and friends regaled in the event’s theme, 25 Years of Recognizing Businesses in the Community. Master of Ceremonies of the evening was Ritch Workman, State Representative District 52. All nominees for the awards were recognized. Representatives of the banquet’s major sponsors made presentations to the winners.

2013 Business Champion of the Year Awards

  • Minority Owned – Wonderlink Communications
  • Emerging Business – Designing Premier Events and Weddings
  • Service (1-20 Employees) – PIP Printing and Marketing Services
  • Services (20+ Employees) – TD Bank
  • Non-For-Profit (1-20 Employees) – Habitat for Humanity of Brevard County
  • Non-For-Profit (20+ Employees) – Central Brevard Humane Society
  • Professional/Technical Services Champion – Space Shirts by Pike Products
  • Professional/Technical Services Champion – (20+ Employees) – Artemis
  • Hospitality Industry (1-20) – Grimaldi Candies
  • Hospitality Industry (20+) – LaQuinta Inn Cocoa Beach
  • Chamber Service Award – Robyn Greene, Blue Sky Insurance Agency of Brevard, Inc.

“It took a lot of hard work by several dedicated people to not only organize the awards ceremony, but to compile the nominations, evaluate the entries and make the difficult determination as to which companies would receive the honor of Business Champion of the Year”, said Dan Henn, Event Chair. “In light of the outstanding organizations that were nominated, choosing only one per category was not easy for our judges; they were all winners.”

“It is an honor to receive this award from the Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber”, states Travis Proctor, CEO of Artemis, “it really belongs to the entire staff for their hard work and commitment to our customers. We are very proud of our team, and would like to thank the Chamber for its support of small business.”

Photo Courtesy of GLC Photographic Memories

Photo Courtesy of GLC Photographic Memories

Sponsors of this event include: Waste Management, Progressive Document Destruction, Artemis, AT&T, Community Bank of the South, PNC Bank, TD Bank, Florida Today, Health First, Hospice of St. Francis, International Palms Resort, Sam’s Club Cocoa, and Wuesthoff Health System.

About Artemis
Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, Artemis is a multifaceted, end–to–end IT solutions and managed services provider. The company helps clients solve business–critical challenges through proven processes and innovative uses of technology paired with comprehensive support.

Services include IT infrastructure monitoring and support, computer sales, network design and installation, cloud solutions, hosting, co–location, web development, telecommunications, structured cabling, phone systems, and software development. The company serves customers throughout the nation.

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About Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber
The Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce serves as the voice of business, enhances quality of life in the community and acts as a catalyst for business success.

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