424574557 784000673772704 4690116513155905081 nOn January 30th, the Greater Fayetteville Chamber held its 2024 Annual Awards at The Carolina Barn, sponsored by the Huff Family Office, Piedmont Natural Gas, and Fort Liberty Federal Credit Union.

The event brought together esteemed professionals, community leaders, and entrepreneurs to celebrate the remarkable achievements of individual and business members that have significantly contributed to the prosperity of Fayetteville. With over 300 attendees from the local business community, the event was a resounding success.

Our Chamber team extends its congratulations to all the winners and expresses gratitude to the entire business community for their continued commitment to excellence.

"This year's Annual Awards ceremony truly showcased the incredible talent and dedication within our business community," said Chamber President and CEO, Nat Robertson.

"We are proud to honor these exceptional individuals and organizations that contribute to the success and vitality of Greater Fayetteville. Their accomplishments inspire us all and serve as a testament to the resilience and innovation that define our community."


In recognition of our outstanding local achievers, we are pleased to announce the 17 winners of the 2024 Annual Awards as follows:

Excellence in Innovation Award: Public Works Commission

Business Beautification Award: Miller’s Brew

Best in Communication Award: Up & Coming Weekly

Young Professional of the Year Award: Ella Wrenn, Cape Fear Regional Theatre

Public Service Award: Johnny Wilson, Fayetteville Urban Ministry

Outstanding Educator of the Year: Dr. Marvin Connelly, Cumberland County Schools

Ambassador of the Year Award: Jordan Blake, 5 West Media Group

Chairman’s Service Award: Joseph “BEAR” Dewberry, On-After Bar & Grub

Government Relations Service Award: Henry Tyson, Tyson Commercial Real Estate

Military Affairs Council Service Award: Greg Dudak, Mercedes of Fayetteville

Non-Profit of the Year: Cumberland Community Foundation

Small Business of the Year: Bubba’s 33 Restaurant

Business of the Year: Mercedes of Fayetteville

Realtor’s Cup: Dr. Larry Keen

The Chamber’s Breece Legacy Award: John “Mac” Healy, Healy Wholesale; Judy Dawkins, Community Supporter; Anthony & Joanne Chavonne, CityView Media

For more information about our events or to become a sponsor, email events@faybiz.com.

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