Business of the Month

The Small Business of the Month Award recognizes exceptional small businesses in Currituck, Dare and Hyde Counties. The monthly award is given to a Chamber member business that excels in the areas of Business Excellence and Vision, Community Engagement and Entrepreneurial Spirit.

The award will be presented monthly at the winner's location (or Chamber office if the business has no storefront location).

In addition, the winning business will be featured with a photo and news article on the Chamber website as well as mentions through the Chamber's social media channels. All Business of the Month winners will also be considered for the Outer Banks Entrepreneur and Small Business of the Year (ESBY) Awards which are presented annually in June.


September 2018 Business of the Month: Hilton Garden Inn

We would like to congratulate, Hilton Garden Inn, Jeremy Miller, General Manager for being selected as our SEPTEMBER 2018 winner.

Chamber member since 2008, the Hilton Garden Inn Kitty Hawk is one of the largest hotels on the Outer Banks. Its eye catching yellow décor welcomes locals and visitors at the junction of Southern Shores and Kitty Hawk.

With his love of the Outer Banks, the late Sterling Webster III, opened his initial hotel property in 1985 and followed with the opening of the Hilton Garden Inn in 2006.  His legacy continues with his wife, Jane and son Sterling IV. Their philanthropic efforts include support and sponsorship of various organizations throughout the Outer Banks.

A premier OBX hotel with a great location in Kitty Hawk, the Hilton Garden Inn provides the highest customer service and excellent accommodations that includes a private balcony with view on every guest room.  It’s a welcoming environment with beautiful décor and exceptional customer service. The Hilton staff has earned top honors over the years; in 2016, Jeremy Miller was named Lodging Operator of the Year by the North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association.

As a business of the month, Hilton Garden Inn will also be considered for the annual ESBY, Entrepreneur & Small Business of the Year Awards.



Past Business of the Month winners

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