Chamber of Commerce presents 2016 Martha’s Business Awards

Community Hero award winners: Summercamp Hotel and JB Blau. - MV Chamber of Commerce

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce presented Island businesses with the 2016 Martha’s Business Awards at their annual event on Oct. 19 at the Harbor View Hotel. According to a press release, the awards, voted on by chamber members for chamber members, have eight categories.

The recipients are as follows:

Making Martha’s Vineyard a Better Place

Winner: Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust

Nominee: The Barn, Bowl and Bistro

Nominee: The Martha’s Vineyard Film Center

Community Hero

Winners: JB Blau and Summercamp Hotel (for their collaborative work in “saving” the Oak Bluffs fireworks)

Repair Extraordinaire

Winner: Island Energy

Nominee: BTU, Inc.

Nominee: Rosbeck Builders Corp.

Outstanding Customer Service

Winner: Dockside Inn

Nominee: MV Wine & Spirits

Nominee: Coop’s Bait & Tackle

Everybody’s Favorite Place to Go

Winner: Lookout Tavern

Winner: Offshore Ale Co.

Nominee: The Ritz

Nominee: Scottish Bakehouse

Turns the Ordinary into the Extraordinary

Winner: Morrice Florist

Nominee: Nobnocket Inn

Marketing Genius

Winner: Rainy Day

Winner: JB Blau of Copper Wok, Martha’s Vineyard Chowder Co., The Loft, and Sharky’s Cantina

Nominee: Legendary MV Apparel

Best Job for a Day

Winner: Pirate Adventures Martha’s Vineyard

Nominee: Island Spirit Kayak

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce congratulates all those who received an award.