THE FIVE 2016 CAROUSEL AWARD HONOREES ANNOUNCED & HERE THEY ARE…
Via excerpted press release:
Spring is in the air and it is once again time for the celebration of the year in Asbury Park. The 2016 Asbury Park Chamber Carousel Awards Gala themed “Let’s Do It, Let’s Fall In Love,” which synchs with the Chamber’s ‘LOVE Asbury Park’ branding initiative.
2016 Carousel Award Honorees
- Fields Construction: Economic Development Award
- Sammy Boyd: Spirit of Asbury Park Award
- The Stone Pony: Landmark Business Award
- Dr. Lamont Repollet: Public Official Award
- Sonja O’Brien: Humanitarian Award
Asbury Park Chamber President Roy Werts said of the awards that, “This year’s nominees represent the past, the present and the future of Asbury Park. Businesses working in the community, educators, volunteers, residents and icons who have shown us that success knows no boundaries in our city when we work together.”
Read The Coaster and TheBPlot’s profile of 2016 honoree Sonja O’Brien here.
The awards event will be held on Friday, May 13th, 6 pm at the venue sponsor Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel, 1401 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park. Attire is Black-tie/Flapper with cocktails, dinner by Falco’s Catering, dancing to Des & The Swagmatics and special performances. Tickets are $150 and benefit The Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce. Contact the Chamber at 732.775.7676 or email email@example.com for ticket and sponsorship information.