The Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce installed the officers and directors of the Board, presented annual awards, and celebrated over 100 years serving the business community of Key West on Friday, February 25, 2022, at the Reach Resort. The “Roaring 22s” soiree by presenting sponsors La Trattoria Venezia and Ocean Blue Galleries .
Attendees of the 1920s themed affair arrived sporting feather boas, sparkly headpieces, gloves, and three piece suits, the fashion of the iconic time period. The event took place outdoors on the lawn from 7pm to 10pm.
The 2022 Greater Key West Chamber of Commerce Officers and Board of Directors are:
Suzanne Moore – President
Patricia Neyra – First Vice President
Brittany Snyder – Second Vice President
Karen Sharp – Treasurer
Diane Schmidt – Secretary
Greg Sullivan – Immediate Past President
Board Members: Casey Arnold, Annie Briening, Joe Caso, David Clay, Travis Doll, George Fernandez, Van Fischer, Melissa Kendrick, Bill Lay, Andrew Morawski, Mark Rossi, Amber Shaffer, John Toppino, and Jim Wilson.
Chamber President Suzanne Moore provided remarks on the past year and goals for 2022. Awards presented at the event were the Athena Award to Mona Clark, sponsored by Jack Niles of Niles Sales and Service and the William “Billy” Appelrouth Award to Patricia Neyra.
The event would not have been possible without our sponsors: La Trattoria Venezia, Ocean Blue Galleries, Opal Key Resort, Appelrouth, Farah & Company, Bascom Grooms Real Estate, The College of the Florida Keys, Suzanne Moore Real Estate Services, Cara Higgins Law, Monroe Concrete Products, VDF Law, PLLC, Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum, Charley Toppino & Sons, Inc., The Reach Key West, Curio Collection by Hilton, and Goal Tending Services.
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