From:                                   Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce <>

Sent:                                    Monday, July 23, 2018 9:35 AM


Subject:                                Business After Hours Tomorrow, Civic Inductees & More!


Your weekly update from the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber



July 23, 2018



Join us tomorrow at 5 pm for another great After Hours!



Welcome New Members!


Jenee Patterson

714 Howell Road

Niceville, FL 32578

(850) 678-2604

Category: Restaurants


Missy Rodriguez

495 Grand Boulevard

Suite 202

Miramar Beach, FL 32550

(678) 226-7854

Category: Mortgage Lenders



Thank You For Renewing!






Mark Your Calendar!

Click the links for more information.


Tuesday, July 24th | 5-6:30 pm

401 McEwen Drive, 



Wednesday, August 1st 11:30 am 

Tuesday, August 7th | 11:30 am 

Chamber Office

Potential Members & Guests Welcome! 


Wednesday, August 8th | 7:30 am

Northwest Florida State College, 

Student Services Building
Please note location change.


Thursday, August 9th | 11:30 am 

Chamber Office 


Tuesday, August 21st  | 11:30 am 

TradeWinds Restaurant 

Click here

 for full event calendar. 



Career Day 2018

Northwest Florida State College is currently seeking local business professionals to participate in Career Day 2018 on Wednesday, October 3rd, 9:30 am-noon at the Niceville Campus, by speaking with students and community members about career opportunities in their field.


Click here to complete the registration no later than September 14, 2018.

For more information contact

Pam Walters at 850.729.5291 or





Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida -FWB



Click here to view upcoming 
classes at the SBDC.


3rd Annual Niceville Valparaiso Civic Hall of Fame

Over 150 members and guests attended the 2018 Niceville Valparaiso Civic Hall of Fame Luncheon sponsored by CCB Community Bank. Alan Wood, CCB Community Bank and Tracy Wood, NextHome Cornerstone Realty served as emcees for the event and Dr. Devin Stephenson, Northwest Florida State College, presented as guest speaker. The theme for this year's event was the Sesquicentennial (150th) Anniversary of the City of Niceville, celebrating the establishment of the town of Boggy, FL when mail service was introduced in 1868. 


2018 Niceville Valparaiso Civic Hall of Fame Inductees

2018 Inductees from left to right: Nancy Myers Grigsby; Walker Vestor Spence; Jessie Alma "Granny" Edge; and Lt. General Gordon "Gordy" Fornell, U.S.A.F. (Ret.). To learn more about all 16 inductees, visit our website Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Civic Hall of Fame. 


Thank You, 2018 Civic Hall of Fame
Table Sponsors!


City of Niceville

First Baptist Church of Niceville

Fisher House of the Emerald Coast, Inc.

Gulf Power Company

Mid-Bay Bridge Authority

Niceville Florida Online History Center

Northwest Florida State College

Okaloosa Gas District

Parkway East Shopping Center

Rocky Bayou Christian School

S & R Properties, LLC


The Manor at Blue Water Bay

Twin Cities Hospital/Fort Walton Beach Medical Center


Click here for more event photos! 



Military Affairs Committee

The Military Affairs Committee (MAC) showed their support for the men and women at Duke Field with a donation to their Summer Beach Bash. MAC Chairman Mark Clark, Okaloosa Gas presented the check to Lt. Col. Jim Wilson and Kelly Ewert, Director of Airman and Family Readiness. The MAC mission is to provide support of the local military mission and enhance the relationship between the community and the military.










Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce  |  (850) 678-2323  |

1055 East John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL  32578


Reminder: Local chambers are not affiliated with the US Chamber, Florida Chamber, or any other local chamber. They are all independent organizations with independent boards.  No money from your membership with the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce goes to the US Chamber.   


Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce, 1055 East John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578



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