Celebrating the 2023 Best in Business Awards
The business community gathered for a heartfelt evening of celebration and connection at Kimpton The Forum Hotel on November 30, 2023, as we presented the 2023 Chamber Best in Business Awards.
Congratulations once again to this year's award recipients:
Business Leader of the Year
John C Vermillion
Christopher Lee Small Business Person of the Year
Eugene & Lorraine Williams
Lifetime Achievement Award
Special thanks to our sponsors and volunteers:
Presenting Sponsor Albemarle County Economic Development
Gold Sponsor CHO Airport
Champion Sponsors Flora Pettit PC, Piedmont Virginia Community College, and University of Virginia
Photo Booth Sponsor First National Bank
Franklin Knox (Event Photography)
Eva Gee Scott - State Farm Insurance Agent (360° Photo Booth)
Jay James, WINA (Video Voiceover)
Joey Groah, Digico Video (Video Editing)
Chamber Ambassadors Olivia Branch, Keswick Hall; Melissa Conley, Shore United Bank; and Janice O'Hara, CTI Real Estate
Thanks also to the entire event team at The Forum.
Scroll down to see the recipient videos and event photos.