We were very honored to be selected as the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce March Business of the Month. We even managed to get some of our amazing team that makes it all possible to pose for this photo! Many thanks to all of our great customers.
TRIO Named March Business of the Month
TRIO Beer Wine Cheese has been named the March 2017 Outer Banks Business of the Month by the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce. TRIO supports over 16 non-profits in the area and serves as host for the annual Surfing for Autism fundraiser. Pictured at the celebration held March 31, 2071 at TRIO are Owners Jennifer and John Minnich, Kenny Hyman (Melissa Hyman, not pictured) along with staff members: Leann Sanders, Hailey Winslow, Ron Davidson, Jody Bernhardt, Emily Cohill, Mike Murry, and Colene Roche. Chamber Board of Directors present included Brent Tomlinson of Tomlinson and Associates and Chamber Board Chair 2016-17; Pat Broom of Phoenix Restoration and Dianne Denny of Spring Arbor.
Kenny Hyman graduated University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, worked as an equities analyst in Tokyo for Barclays Securities, started and ran several restaurant and retail businesses before moving to the Outer Banks in 2003. He and his wife Melissa first started Native Vine, featuring North Carolina wines. In 2011, he partnered with John and Jennifer Minnich to open TRIO.
TRiO in 2016, donated to approximately 60 different fundraisers supporting Outer Banks charities totaling more than $18,000 along with hosting Surfing for Autism fundraiser. Trio is always willing to support any and all local charities and groups in need.
Outer Banks Chamber Monthly winners are entered into annual awards presented each year in June. Awards are sponsored in part by College of the Albemarle’s Small Business Center and BB&T. Nominations for the award can be submitted to www.outerbankschamber.com/bizmonth