2019 Award Recipients


Nothing Bundt Cakes
1949 N University Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33071
(954) 507-4527

Company to Watch Award – Owned and operated by Naztazia and Dennis Wellert, Nothing Bundt Cakes not only serve up delicious desserts, they hire and mentor local teens and assist other franchisees opening nationwide. They selected Coral Springs to open their franchise because of its reputation as a family-friendly community and when they opened their shop, they relocated their family to the City.


Doris Italian Market
2077 N University Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33071
(954) 346-7774

Legacy Award – Family-owned and operated, Doris Italian Market is a staple of the Coral Springs community and proudly known as the gourmet market without the gourmet prices. Patrons enjoy the freshest produce and seafood, a full-service bakery, an old-fashioned butcher shop and vast wine selection. Many families only consider Doris Italian Market when serving up their traditional holiday meals.

School Of Rock

School of Rock
7544 Wiles Rd C-102, Coral Springs, FL 33067
(954) 757-7625

Small Company Award – Providing music lessons and outstanding performances, School of Rock helps to build self-confidence and improves academics for children and young adults enrolled in their music programs. Students can enroll in one-on-one lessons and group band practices. The company provides an employment outlet for local musicians to share their talent with the entertainers of tomorrow.

Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners
3111 N University Dr #800, Coral Springs, FL 33065
(888) 582-2150

Large Company Award – Whether you are looking to book travel or become a travel advisor, Cruise Planners has been inspiring travelers to see the world – by land or by sea – for more than 25 years. The company, founded by CEO Michelle Fee, employs more than 120 at their state-of-the-art Coral Springs office and been recognized and honored globally by the largest and well-known cruise and destination resort organizations.

Green Thumb

Green Thumb
4250 NW 124th Ave, Coral Springs, FL 33065
(954) 344-0760

Heart of the Community – Owned and operated John Biesterfield and family, Green Thumb is more than the largest Lawn Mower Super Store in Florida. The company believes that giving back to the community is paramount to their business model. Last year, Green Thumb organized a collection of more than $50K to ensure the daughter of Coach Aaron Feis has her college paid for in full. In addition, Green Thumb had the financing on Feis’s riding lawn mower paid for and donated it back to Marjory Stoneman Douglas Athletic Department, to mow the very lawn Feis coached students on throughout his career.

First Data is now Fiserv

Fiserv (First Data)
3975 NW 120th Ave, Coral Springs, FL 33065
(866) 382-8643

Commissioner Award – This financial service company is one of Coral Springs largest employers. First Data is committed to the betterment of our community, participating and funding City-run programming honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the police department’s enrichment program – Summer BreakSpot. Most notably, the organization is committed to hiring our nation’s veterans and honoring their service during planned ceremonies.

2017 Award Recipients

ABC Roofing Corp.
3771 NW 126 Ave., Suite 1 – Coral Springs, FL 33065

Big Bear Brewing Co.
1800 N University Drive – Coral Springs, FL 33071

Park’s Taekwondo Federation
10630 Wiles Road – Coral Springs, FL 33076

The Original Frameless Shower Door
3591 NW 120th Avenue – Coral Springs, FL 33065

Wings Plus
9880 W. Sample Road – Coral Springs Fl 33065

The Bin Doctor – Trash Bin Sanitizing Service
4909 NW 108th Terrace – Coral Springs FL 33076

2017 Rookie of the Year

2016 Award Recipients

Art Plumbing AC & Electric
4151 NW 124th Avenue – Coral Springs, FL 33065

Coral Springs Styling & Barber
1951 North University Drive – Coral Springs, Florida 33071

Runyon’s of Coral Springs
9810 W Sample Road – Coral Springs, FL 33065

Sole Source Shoe Repair & Alterations
9831 W Sample Rd, Coral Springs, FL 33065