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Is there a business in the Southport-Oak Island area that has provided you with exceptional customer service? A clerk, waiter/waitress, a plumber, electrician, realtor, lawyer or accountant that has gone that extra mile to make sure you have been served? Now is the time to recognize them.
The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes the importance of small businesses providing exceptional customer service to residents and visitors. Consistent and exceptional customer service is a foundation of a thriving small business and is critical to the health and vitality of a business community.
In Colonial America, the pineapple symbolized the warmest welcome a hostess could extend to their guests.
The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce will reward businesses that recognize exceptional customer service as a standard and will award each quarter a Golden Pineapple to all member businesses that have been nominated in each of several categories.
To nominate a small business that has provided you exceptional customer service, contact the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce at (910) 457-6964 for a nomination form. Nomination deadline for this quarter is Jan. 31.
The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce will award a Golden Pineapple to every business nominated in that quarter. The only requirement is the business must be a member of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce.
The individual nominating a business is not required to know who is a member.