The purpose of the E Awards is to recognize those employees within the hospitality and allied industries who positively impact a visitor or resident’s experience in Lee County.

Who is eligible to be nominated:  Employees who work in hospitality and allied industries in Lee County.

Who can nominate:  Anyone who experiences exceptional customer service and who wishes to recognize the individual responsible.

Nomination categories:

  • Attractions
  • Accommodations
  • Good Samaritan
  • Restaurants
  • Transportation
  • Other Services/Businesses

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce and its members were well represeented again this year.

Chamber Staff & Volunteer nominees included:



Chamber Member winners included:

Good Samaritan Category Winner:

Christine Swiersz, F.I.S.H. of Sanibel

Best Tourism Boss Category Winner:

Pete Corradino, Everglades Day Safari

To learn more about the E Awards and see all the winners and nominees CLICK HERE