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2019 Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony

January 25 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Claire Sherman, 2017 Chairman of the Board, introduces Doug Moore as the 2018 Chairman of the Board.

The purpose of the Annual Dinner is to celebrate the Chamber’s successes and recognize outstanding individuals, as well as our incoming and retiring Chairmen of the Board of Directors. More then 650 attendees—including community leaders and elected officials—gather to enjoy a reception, silent auction, dinner and networking. The following sponsorship opportunities are available:

Presenting Sponsor – $25,000

By becoming a Presenting Sponsor, you will receive the following:

  • Full-page ad in four issues of the Bay Biz Magazine
  • Banner and column ad on all pages of the Chamber website for one year
  • Ad in all eBiz Newsletters for one year
  • Set of Chamber membership mailing labels each quarter in 2019
  • Dinner for twelve with two drink tickets each
  • Four bottles of House Wine at table
  • Gold Sponsorship benefits

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsors:


GAC Contractors 2018 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament           Bill Cramer 


Gulf Power         Verizon Wireless

Platinum Sponsor – $3,000

By becoming a Platinum Sponsor, you will receive the following:

  • Banner and column ad on ten pages of the Chamber website for one year
  • Six business card ads in the eBiz Newsletter
  • Set of Chamber membership mailing labels
  • Gold Sponsorship benefits


Gold Sponsor – $2,000

By becoming a Gold Sponsor, you will receive the following:

  • Company name recognition during program
  • Premium table placement
  • Dinner for ten with two drink tickets each
  • Company name or logo included on the following
    • Invitations emailed to membership
    • Electronic promotions of event
    • Chamber website promotions
    • Slideshow shown throughout the evening
    • Dinner program placed at all seats
    • Reserved table sign

Thank you to our Gold Sponsors: Barron & Redding, P.A., Early Education and Care, Florida Professional Law Group, Geico, NAI Talcor, Port Panama City, Summit Bank, SweetBay, Trustmark National Bank, and WestRock

Table Sponsor

By becoming a Table Sponsor, you will receive the following:

  • Reserved table with company sign
  • Dinner and two complementary drink tickets for each person at your table
  • Company name listed on program placed at all seats

The price of a table with eight seats is $1,000; the price of a table with ten seats is $1,250.

Individual Tickets – $90

Individuals will receive dinner with two complementary drinks.

Please note: All advertisements must be used by 3/31/19. Cancellations after 12/31/18 will be invoiced.

Junior Leadership Bay Silent Auction

During the course of the evening, a silent auction will be taking place to raise money for our Junior Leadership Bay Program. The JLB Steering Committee would like to thank the following businesses for their supportive donations for the auction:

If you would like to donate to the Junior Leadership Bay Program’s Silent Auction, or if you have questions about the event, please contact Melissa Lupton at 850.215.3761 or email


Guests are encouraged to order wine before the event to avoid wait times. The following options are available:

  • Korbel Champagne – $30
  • Pacific Bay White Zinfandel – $25
  • Pacific Bay Chardonnay – $25
  • Kendall Jackson Chardonnay – $40
  • Bodega Norton Moscato – $35
  • Matanzas Creek Sauvignon Blanc – $40
  • Pacific Bay Cabernet Sauvignon – $25
  • Silver Palm Cabernet Sauvignon – $40
  • Pacfic Bay Merlot – $25
  • Murphy Goode Merlot – $40
  • Willamette Valley Founders RSV Pinot Noir – $50

To pre-order wine, please contact Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort at (850) 233-7579.

Overnight Accommodations

Special accommodations may be made for those who wish to stay overnight at Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort. The following rates include a $50
damage waiver fee, $10 parking pass fee and taxes:

  • Villa Efficiency – $147.17
  • Villa One Bedroom – $167.53
  • Villa Two Bedroom – $187.89
  • Villa Three Bedroom – $213.34
  • Beachfront One Bedroom Standard – $187.89
  • Beachfront One Bedroom Deluxe – $198.07
  • Beachfront Two Bedroom Standard – $218.43
  • Beachfront Two Bedroom Deluxe – $228.61
  • Beachfront Three Bedroom Standard – $287.70
  • Beachfront Three Bedroom Deluxe – $310.06

For more information or to book your room, please contact Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort at (800) 874-8686. Mention you are attending the Annual Dinner to receive these special rates.


January 25
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Prices Vary
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Elizabeth Smith


Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort
520 Richard Jackson Blvd.
Panama City Beach, FL 32407 United States
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