The VCB

The VCB

E Awards

2017 Winner and Sponsors

SPONSORS

The News-Press Media Group
Geraci Travel

Adventures in Paradise
Alico Family Golf
Billy’s Rentals
DiamondHead Beach Resort & Spa
Edison & Ford Winter Estates
GullWing Beach Resort
Key West Express
Pink Shell Beach Resort
Pointe Estero Beach Resort
Pure Florida Fort Myers
South Seas Island Resort
Sun Harvest Citrus
Sun Splash Family Waterpark
Tarpon Bay Explorers
Tween Waters Inn Island Resort
Veranda & Rib City Restaurants
Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village

 

Honor of Distinction Winner:       

Dilya Gabdrkhmanova, Beachview Cottages

 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Category Winner:  

Christopher Accinno, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa

Honorable Mentions:  

Candido Barbosa, Best Western Fort Myers Waterfront

Kyle Carper, Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Myers-Estero

Rich Courter, Baymont Inn & Suites Fort Myers

Dawn Jewell Bryan, Caribe Beach Resort

                   

ATTRACTIONS

Category Winner:         

Pete Cangialosi, Lee County Parks & Recreation

Honorable Mentions:     

Dan Curran, Lee County Parks & Recreation

Charlie Frese, Tarpon Bay Explorers

Steve Popovich, Fish Tale Marina

 

RESTAURANTS           

Category Winner:         

Bess Charles, Lady Cakes Bakery

Honorable Mentions:     

Jay Johnson, Bubba’s Roadhouse Restaurant

Loren Merrigan, Miracle Baseball Club

April Stevens, Outrigger Beach Resort 

 

TRANSPORATION

Category Winner:         

Mark Melnikoff, MBA Airport Transportation

Honorable Mentions:     

Melissa Duncan, James Ross and Toly Ung, Lee County Port Authority Police

Richie Eger, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa

Billy Katsaris, Professional Airline Terminal Services

 

OTHER SERVICES/BUSINESS

Category Winner:         

Veronica Martorelli, Bailey’s General Store

Honorable Mentions:     

Tonshelle Bailey, South Seas Island Resort

Sharon Barnett, Kid Care Babysitting

Lynda Swart, City of Sanibel    

                                       

GOOD SAMARITAN

Category Winner:         

Matthew MacDonald, Holiday Inn Express & Suites at the Forum

Honorable Mentions:     

William Hartmann, Hyatt Place Coconut Point

Jacob Holzapfel

John Jensen, Dieter Reinhardt & Doug Rigsby, Jensen’s Twin Palm Resort & Marina

 

BEST TOURISM BOSS

Kari Cordisco, Sanibel Moorings Condominium Resort