Jersey Shore Chamber Announces 2020 Golden Osprey Award Winners

Posted on October 15, 2020 By

Jersey Shore Chamber of Commerce has announced its most outstanding citizens and business winners of the 35th Annual Golden Osprey Awards. Recipients will be recognized at the annual Golden Osprey Awards dinner, Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel, 1401 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, N.J. 07712.

The 2020 Golden Osprey Awards will recognize Aspen Tree Expert Co., Inc., Jackson, with the Business Excellence Award for outstanding business practices and contributions to the community; Alison M. Ertl, publisher of Star News Group, Manasquan, for Outstanding Community Service; John Spottke, Senior VP of C&A Financial Group, Wall Township, and Gregory Hunt, Mortgage Loan Officer, OceanFirst Bank, Headquarters, Red Bank, for Outstanding Chamber Service; Carmine Basile, Wicker Plus Imports, Wall Township, with the Pinnacle Award for outstanding support of the chamber and its members; and Patty Camme, Monat Global, Pt. Pleasant; Danielle Wolowitz, Shore Business Solutions,Wall Township; and Top That! Donuts, Pt. Pleasant Beach for the Rising Star Award, presented to chamber members who exhibit outstanding leadership.

Five organizations will be recognized for celebrating 30 years with the Chamber: Doolan’s Shore Club, Spring Lake; Monmouth County Clerk; Board of Chosen Freeholders; Monmouth County Division of Workforce Development; and Monmouth County Economic Development.

The Gold sponsors to-date are Puharic and Associates, Inc.; NJ Natural Gas Company; and C&A Financial Group. Shore Business Solutions and Star News Group – The Coast Star & The Ocean Star are the Silver sponsors. The Cocktail sponsors are Fox Rothschild LLP and EH Thomson & Co., Inc.

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Seating is limited and social distancing measures will be observed. Tickets cost $95.00 per person and $720.00 per table of eight, and include one-hour premium open bar, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, coffee, and music. To register or for more information or for special accommodations, contact Danielle at 732-280-8800 or visit, the events page.

About the Jersey Shore Chamber of Commerce: The Jersey Shore Chamber of Commerce (JSCC), 1856 Highway 35, Wall, NJ 07719, established in 1979, is a premiere networking and business-generating organization with more than 400 members. The chamber offers more than 80 networking opportunities throughout the year, such as weekly breakfast meetings; business seminars; a Young Professionals group; Women in Business meetings; afterhours, dinner, and cocktails events; an annual golf outing; an annual business expo; and member-to-member discounts. Guiding the Chamber for more than 15 years is Executive Director Evelyn Mars and a Board of Directors. Visit or call the Chamber office at 732-280-8800 for more information.