Thursday, October 8, 2015

Chamber Welcomes Newest Members

During an October 1 reception, the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed some of its newest members, introduced them to Chamber board members and staff, and shared some benefits of membership. Read more about these Destin area businesses below:

Ace Hardware of Destin, your local hardware store, is located at 235 Main St., in Destin. Its hours are Monday – Tuesday and Thursday – Saturday, from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Wednesday from 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., and Sunday, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information, call (850) 837-6915 or visit

AirRestore’s organic air technology helps eliminate more indoor air pollutants than traditional air purifiers. It re-energizes indoor air and dispenses it evenly throughout a room. Air pollutants are broken down, restoring the air to a cleaner state. For details, visit or call (850) 218-8593.

Anderson Engineering, Inc., is employee owned and licensed in more than 40 states. It provides civil, structural, and geotechnical engineering consulting and planning.  Its services include civil/site design; GIS services; Phase I environmental site assessments; street, sewer, water distribution, bridge, wastewater treatment, stormwater drainage, and detention design; and geotechnical investigations. Visit or call (850) 714-8100.

As your personal florist, the Bloom Girl Destin establishes a relationship with its clients. That is its mission.  It creates a one-of-a-kind, beautiful product.  For your floral needs, contact Robin Holman, owner, at (850) 748-1996 or Follow @BLOOMGIRL850.

Destin Custom Home Builders, LLC, utilizes the most current technology relevant to your project, at the same time providing you with accessible information and communications that keep you involved throughout the entire process. Your vision, coupled with its staffs’ creativity, expert skill, and unmitigated dedication to superior client service, is the perfect approach to turning your vision into reality. Visit or call (850) 830-7124.

Enjoy a Segway glide through paradise with Destination Segway Tours. This Segway-guided tour includes great stops, photo opportunities, fun memories, and, of course, fun Segway ride time. Book your Segway tour today and find out why it is one of the best things to do in Destin. Visit or call (850) 714-1364.

Jessica Womack with Edward Jones may assist you in developing strategies to reach your long-term financial goals, including retirement and children’s education. For your investment needs, visit or call (251) 554-1946.

Emerald Coast In A Box is the perfect destination gift for friends, family, and loved ones who couldn't make it this year. Send paradise to someone this season with a variety of local products to choose from! Locally owned and operated, order one for your loved ones today at

Can you solve the puzzles necessary, in the escape room, to complete your task before your time has expired? Escape Zone 60’s escape rooms will challenge your abilities to work as a team, to think outside the box, to pay attention to detail, and to work under pressure. Visit or call (850) 650-0023.

Drew Messina is a loan originator with First Choice Loan Services Inc. Drew has been in the mortgage industry since 2009 and has worked with many of the industry’s top professionals. Drew is a passionate person who works with enthusiasm and excitement. As a result, nearly 100% of his business is by referral from satisfied clients and area realtors. Visit or call (850) 865-2574.

Visit First Partners Bank’s new location at 2050 CR Hwy. 30A W. Bldg. M-1 Unit 231, in Santa Rosa Beach, for your personal and commercial banking, mortgage, and investment needs. For more information, visit or call (850) 213-3611.

The FL PACE Funding Agency was created in 2011. Property Assessed Clean Energy, or PACE, is a method to obtain energy efficient, renewal energy, or wind mitigation improvements to a residential or commercial property with no upfront cost. Payments can be made through property tax and may be made over a period of 25 years. Visit or call (850) 855-2682.

In 1949, Florida Pest Control opened in Gainesville. FPC services north and central Florida with 20 branches. FPC is the only full service pest control company offering pest control, termite protection, lawn & ornamental services, and more. FPC provides thorough inspections at no cost and offers customized pest management programs to meet your needs. Visit or call (850) 490-3299.

Gulf Coast Beach Cams is the newest, innovative way to advertise your business on the Emerald Coast. With camera locations stretching along the area’s most popular beaches, your business will be exposed to GCBC’s tens of thousands of monthly local and vacationing webcam viewers. Affordable, effective, digital advertising. Locally owned. Visit or call (850) 259-9203.

Insight Investments offers fee-based investment advisory services, long-term care solutions, and innovative life insurance. It is a new local firm with a focus built around managing and controlling risk to generate growth, income, and legacy. Visit or call (850) 533-9887.

Luxury Properties of the Emerald Coast is a property management company that specializes in luxury vacation homes from Destin to 30A. It is a high touch, turnkey company that takes all the inconvenience of managing your own home (or someone else’s), to just receiving a profitable income. Visit or call (850) 610-2302.

Mama Sherry’s Pizza, Wings & Things is a family owned and operated restaurant. As the name suggests, it has pizza with handmade dough, wings with more than 7 flavors, and the THINGS, including sub sandwiches, salads, pasta dinners, calzones, hamburgers, and a kids’ menu.  It also a full bar and Friday night Karaoke. Visit or call (850) 460-7014.

Porsche of Destin offers new and certified pre-owned Porsches, as well as full service and warranty work by Porsche-trained and certified technicians. Visit or call (850) 650-0884.

PURE Commercial Real Estate specializes in buying, selling, leasing, and investing in real estate on the Emerald Coast. Visit or call (850) 238-3308.

As Northwest Florida's largest ground transportation provider with a fleet of 75 vehicles, Sunshine Shuttle & Limousine can accommodate any occasion, including airport transfers, large groups, weddings, corporate outings, date nights, and prom nights. It has 24-hour live operators, online reservation capabilities, and round-the-clock mechanics. Visit or call (850) 650-6333.

Timber Creek Distilling takes the best local fruits and grains here in Northwest Florida to make some great local spirits, including rum and vodka. Visit or call (408) 439-1973.

Wild Willy’s Adventure Zone is the Emerald Coast’s newest family entertainment center, located on Okaloosa Island just outside of Destin. Featuring a redemption arcade, 4D Movie Theater, Laser Maze, Salvati’s Pizza Factory, YogoMogo’s, ropes course, coaster, and much more, Wild Willy’s has fun for the whole family to enjoy! Visit or call (850) 400-3300.

ZT Motors of Fort Walton Beach offers more than 300 new and used cars and excellent service. It has five locations, including BMW, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Scion, and Toyota. Visit or call (850) 863-2161.

For more information about Chamber membership, please call contact Membership Consultant Jacqui Luberto at or (850) 837-2711 x3.


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