DSBC Annual Meeting & Blue Ribbon Awards 2021

The 10th Annual Meeting and Blue Ribbon Awards Brunch will be held July 8, 2021 at Deerfield.

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Trophies for 2018 Blue Ribbon Award Winners
Brunch served at the ceremony
7th Annual Blue Ribbon Awards - 2018
Ceremony to announce the award winners

VC = Voter’s Choice          JC=Judge’s Choice


Winners are in BOLD

The Amy Eschenbrenner Best Home-Based Business

Sponsored by Sanctuary Spa

Beads by Carol
Delaware ShoutOut  VC
Efflorescence Skin Care


Best Customer Service

Sponsored By Sanctuary Spa

Brew Ha Ha!  PC & JC
Mercantile Processing Inc
FCCB (formerly MidCoast Community Bank)
STAM Promotional Marketing
WSFS Bank  VC & JC

Best Marketing

Sponsored by Delaware ShoutOut

Delaware Supermarkets – ShopRite – VC
Mobile Cloud Video Game Party  – JC
Perkins Family Restaurant
Waste Masters Solutions

Best Non Profit

Sponsored by ShopRite

Coins for Cakes
Easterseals Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore
Delaware Hospice  VC
Friends of the Mounted Patrol  JC

Best Website

Sponsored by Delaware ShoutOut

Bing’s Bake N Brew  JC bingsbakeandbrew.com
Delaware Moving and Storage – delawaremovingandstorage.com
Happy Self Publisher – happyselfpublisher.com
Liquid Alchemy Beverages –  VC liquidalchemybeverages.com

Best Community Involvement

Sponsored by Liquid Alchemy Beverages

Hoffman Exterminating Co.
Mobile Cloud Video Game Party
Rockin’ Hot Radio
WSFS Bank  VC & JC

Best Administrative Support  (employee of member business)

Sponsored by Liquid Alchemy Beverages

Anne Fields – Huntington Learning Center – Newark

Best Family Owned Business  (at least 2nd Generations of the original family that started the company)

Sponsored by ShopRite

Crown Trophy Wilmington
Hawkins & Sons, Inc.  VC
Kirkwood Auto Center
Woodside Farm Creamery

Best Man Owned

Sponsored by Creative Travel, Inc

Cartridge World of DE – Bob Nicholson
Dom’s NY Style Pizza – Dom Fillingeri  VC
Express Discount Pharmacy – Pavithran Gujji
Huntington Learning Center Newark – Jim Power
Kirkwood Auto & Tire – Norm Jones

Best Woman Owned

Sponsored by Creative Travel, Inc

Akeso & Aglaia – Denise Billen-Mejia
Brew Ha ha! – Alisa Morkides –   TIE VC
Delaware ShoutOut- Brooke Miles – TIE VC
Happy Self Publisher – Lois Hoffman
Magnitude Jewelry – Sue Bennett

Emerging Business of the Year (in business less than 2 years)

Sponsored by ShopRite

Bing’s Bake & Brew  VC
Occupy Studio
Rockin’ Rock Radio

Best Restaurant

Sponsored by Creative Travel, Inc

Abbott’s on Broad Creek
Chesapeake Inn   VC
Steak and Main
Tagpuan Filipino Restaurant   JC
Texas Roadhouse Bear

Best Professional Company

Sponsored by ShopRite

(lawyer. contractor, plumber, electrician, accountant etc.)

Diamond State Financial Group   VC
Moore Seal Inc.
Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate – Karen Burke

John P McKay Jr Most Outstanding Individual Award

Sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union

Roxane Ferguson – MACC

Best Franchise

Sponsored by Liquid Alchemy Beverages

Crown Trophy Wilmington
Delaware Supermarkets – ShopRite
Enviro-Master of Delaware   VC
Jan-Pro Cleaning Systems of DE Valley
Kona Ice Elkton/Newark

Best Health & Wellness

Sponsored by Metro Payment Solutions

Allways Best Care
Aspire Wellness
Delaware Dental Sleep Medicine  VC
MOT Family Chiropractic
Sanctuary Spa
Wilderman Physical Therapy

Best in New Castle County

Sponsored by Metro Payment Solutions

Bing’s Bakery
Claymont Steaks
Diamond State Financial Group
Liquid Alchemy Beverages
Woodside Farm Creamery   VC

Best in Kent County

Sponsored by ShopRite

Enviro-Master of Delaware
Dover Federal Credit Union  VC
Mobile Cloud Video Game Party

Best in Sussex County

Sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union

Abbott’s on Broad Creek  VC
Always Best Care
County Bank
Mercantile Processing Inc

Member/Ambassador of the Year

Sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union

Charles Saulsbery – Weiner Benefits Group, LLC
Christine Menser – FCCB
Sue Bennett – Magnetude Jewlery (Pixingo)
Marilyn Del Duca – JuicePlus+/Tower Garden
Brooke Miles – Delaware ShoutOut
Tee Alexander – Cruise Planners-JustGetaway2Day
Megan Varley – The Surface Restoration Company
Charles Weyhmiller – TeamLogic IT
Carol Mack – Beads by Carol
Pamela Mayse – MPC
Cathy Turner – WSFS Bank
Jim Power – Huntington Learning Center

Lifetime Achievement Award

Sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union

Br. Ronald Giannone, OFM Cap

President’s Award for Business Excellence

Sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union

WSFS Bank 

Announced after voting

Special Thanks to:

Our Esteemed Judges
TBA after voting is complete


Chairman Members

Bronze Members

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