Tri-County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centers celebrated the region's businesses at the annual Member Celebration and Business Awards on January 20, 2022. The Chamber is proud to recognize outstanding businesses that have made contributions to our community. It is a great honor to recognize those who excel in their businesses.
2021 Large Business of the Year
Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperation, Inc. received the Large Business of the Year award. PRTC is a locally owned telecommunications/technology provider that has served the South Carolina Lowcountry since 1951 and was rated the seventh among the Best Places to Work in South Carolina by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group.
Picture 1-Left to Right; Sandy Price, Executive Director of Tri-County Chamber; Jason Lee Cook; PRTC; David Little, 2022 Chamber Board President, Law Office of David Little; Michele Strickland, PRTC; Blaine Fender, PRTC, Ben French, Home Telecom.
2021 Small Business of the Year
One Source received the Small Business of the Year award. One Source, established in 1921, was purchased by Lee and Jill Wiles in 2013 and provides facility supplies for the office, medical, janitorial industrial, and safety. They have also received a Best in Customer Service award.
Picture 2-Left to Right; Sandy Price, Executive Director of Tri-County Chamber; Vince Martin, Argos and Board Member, Lee Wiles, One Source, Ben French, Home Telecom.
2021 New Business Member of the Year
Royal Credit Services, LLC was awarded New Member Business of the year. Annie Mullins established RCS in 2018 and assists in educating, repairing, and rebuilding one's financial credit.
The Tri-County Regional Chamber and Visitor Centers helps create a community that grows business. Through services, advocacy, and education for its 241 partnerships, the Chamber strives to promote business prosperity and a thriving community.