Annual Gala

 

 

2017 Annual Holiday Gala & Awards Dinner
Sponsored By:

SILVER SPONSORS:

 

OUR VIP TABLE SPONSORS:

Novant Health Matthews Medical Center

Edward Jones (Dessi Dufresne)

First Citizens Bank

Garrity and Gossage, LLP

The Pentagon Group / Universal Home Solutions

Weaver and Budd

WoodSpring Hotels Corporate Offices

Optavia

Carolinas HealthCare System

Cheuvront/QwikConnect/Sweetwater/Weaver, Bennett, & Bland

 

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm President’s Circle Reception

6:00pm to 9:00pm Gala

Location: Emerald Lake Country Club

Registration for the 2017 Gala has now officially closed

2017 Annual Holiday Gala Business Award Results:

Community Service Award

WINNER: Nate Huggins (Blessed Assurance Adult Daycare)
NOMINEES:
Barry Steiger (Mario’s Italian Restaurant)
Chris Hutter (Novant Health Matthews Medical Center)
Commissioner Chris Melton (Town of Matthews)
City Barbeque (Monroe Rd Location)
Dessi Dufresne (Edward Jones)

Large Business of the Year Award

WINNER: Carolinas HealthCare System
NOMINEES:
David Weekley Homes
Harley-Davidson of Charlotte
Harris Teeter Corporate
Mario’s Italian Restaurant
Moe’s Original BBQ
Novant Health Matthews Medical Center

Small Business of the Year Award

WINNER: Sola Salon Studios
NOMINEES:
Allegra Marketing
Barks & Blooms
Charlotte Independence
CMIT Solutions
The Pentagon Group
Point Blank Range
Seaboard Taproom & Wine Bar
Weaver, Bennett & Bland, PA

Non-Profit of the Year Award

WINNER: Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church
NOMINEES:
Blessed Assurance Adult Daycare
COS Kids Matthews
MARA – Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association
Matthews Free Medical Clinic
Matthews HELP Center
Matthews Rotary Club
Levine Senior Center
Turning Point
Zab’s Place

Business Person of the Year Award

WINNER: Barry Steiger (Mario’s Italian Restaurant)
NOMINEES:
Chris Hutter (Novant Health Matthews Medical Center)
Jeff Atwood (QwikConnect/QwikMobi/QwikDash)
John & Martha Fisichello (Mario’s Italian Restaurant and John’s Place)
Nate Huggins (Blessed Assurance Adult Daycare)
Tina Whitley (Allen Tate)