• Businesses of the Year & New Business of the Year

    The Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce will honor five businesses in the Safety Harbor area that have successfully beaten the odds and prospered in their field of endeavor. 

    Business of the Year Criteria:

    • A member in good standing of the Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce and has not received this award in the past two years.
    • An established, locally owned and operated company, with a minimum of two years in business. 
    • One award in each of four categories:  Service/Professional, Retail, Restaurant, and Industrial/Manufacturing

     

    New Business of the Year Criteria:

    • A member in good standing of the Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce.
    • A licensed, locally owned and operated company.
    • In operation for less than two years.

     

    The judging committee consists of Chamber CEO and winners from the past two years.  Deadline for nominations is September 17, 2021.  Nominees will be notified by September 25th and announced along with the winners at the Annual Dinner on Friday, October 22, 2021.  Winning businesses receive social media exposure, a trophy to display in their business, a Business of the Year emblem, and the opportunity to ride in the Safety Harbor Holiday Parade.

    2021 Business of the Year Nomination Form

    2021 New Business of the Year Nomination Form
     

  • Non Profit of the Year Non Profit of the Year

    Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce Non Profit of the Year award is intended to honor an outstanding organization that has made a significant contribution to our local community.  It is designed to recognize the best, most innovative, highly creative, and most effective organization in accomplishing their goals. 

    Criteria:

    • The non profit organization must be a member of the Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce and have not received this award in the past two years.
    • The achievements of the not-for-profit organization must be relevant within the past 12 months.
    • Accomplishments must be based on projects that affect north Pinellas County
    • Organizations must be 501(c)3 organizations or other registered non profit status.

     

    2021 Non Profit of the Year Application

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  • WINNERS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

    NEW BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
    2020 The Tiki Tavern
     
    INDUSTRY/MANUFACTURING
    2020 Mastercut Tool Corp
    2019 K&M Custom Cabinetry, Inc.
    2018 Harbor Renovations
    2017 Bay Area Fence Factory
    2016 Sawyer
    2015 Jacobsen Homes
    2014 Mastercut Tool Corp
     
    RETAIL/RESTAURANT
    2020 Seersucker Sassy Boutique
    2019 Daydreamer's Cafe & Grill
    2018 Harbor Bar
    2017 Ed's Fine Wines
    2016 Dog House of Safety Harbor
    2015 Southern Fresh
    2014 8th Avenue Pub
     
    SERVICE/PROFESSIONAL
    2020 Safety Harbor Therapeutic Massage
    2019 Sara LaRock/Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
    2018 Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park & Funeral Home
    2017 Safety Harbor Resort and Spa
    2016 Curlew Hills Memory Garden
    2015 Schafer, Wirth & Wirth
    2014 Jody Avery, Keller Williams
     
    NON-PROFIT
    2020 Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation
    2019 Mattie Williams Neighborhood Family Center
    2018 Habitat for Humanity
    2017 ARC Tampa Bay/Harborside Studios
    2016 Safety Harbor Library Foundation
    2015 Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation
    2014 GFWC North Pinellas Woman's Club
     
    AMBASSADOR
    2020 Megan Willoughby
    2019 Sara LaRock
    2018 Bethany Huber
    2017 Chris Ott
    2016 Don Rennard
    2015 Craig Wright
    2014 Michael Lauer