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Chamber Spotlight: Pearl Island Catering


Pearl Island Catering

Shared by Sober and Zakiah Pierre, Owners. You can reach them at or 434-466-0092 (Ext. 2 Catering, Ext. 3 Business Manager).

What does your organization do?
We offer a taste of the Caribbean through our pick-up, drop-off and full-service catering. Our meat and vegan dishes are gluten-free and dairy free.

What's the most important thing you want people to know about your organization?
Caribbean flavors satisfy and delight, making a perfect complement to both casual and corporate get togethers. Supporting our business community with buffets, boxed lunches, and full bar and catering services is our passion; we’re honored to be of service.

Tell us about something new and exciting your organization is doing.
We have integrated an online catering platform to make the ordering process easier for customers. This puts our customers in the driver’s seat to confirm what they would like based on their budgetary and overall event needs. This update is a win for our customers and our team.

Tell us about one of your recent success stories.
We are expanding our employee benefits offerings to include healthcare, retirement, etc… We are striving to be a company where employees choose to make their career.

What services or products do you offer?
Drop-off Catering: Buffet & Box Lunches, Full service Catering and Full Bar Service.

What makes your organization stand out?
We are the go to Afro-Caribbean option in Charlottesville and the surrounding area. Our delicious meat and vegan options accommodate a wide range of dietary preferences and restrictions. We have an accessible online catering platform, allowing customers to place orders at their convenience.

What accomplishments are you most proud of?
We are proud to be serving the Charlottesville community for over 10 years.

What Chamber benefits do you appreciate as a member?
The opportunity to network with business minded individuals at various stages in their journey.

Would you recommend Chamber membership to others? What would you tell them?
We would definitely recommend the Chamber membership to businesses that would like to connect with the Charlottesville business community. In addition to the countless networking opportunities the professional development offerings are relevant and interesting. The Chamber staff are very supportive.

What else do you want us to know?
Exclusively for Chamber Members, for catering orders of 10 or more people: We are offering a one-time complimentary offering of up to two flavors of our Pearl Island Specialty Beverages. Mention Chamber in the comments section of your order.