July Business of the Month 2017

Avalex Technologies                                                                            

Avalex Technologies is an innovation leader with 25 years of successful experience in every aspect of manufacturing rugged and reliable Displays, Mapping Systems, Digital Video Recorders, Tablet Computers, Processors and Cockpit Management Systems - customized for military, commercial aviation and law enforcement organizations around the world. 

They have grown as a company by harnessing cutting edge technologies and developing and designing products to meet the rugged demands of their customers.  They are vertically integrated with the design, engineering, prototype, fabrication, sales and support all occurring at their facility in Gulf Breeze.  Avalex Technologies phenomenal growth first earned them recognition in Inc. magazine in 2007 as one of the fastest growing small companies in America and they have continued in that prestige, being ranked five years in a row.

Avalex Technologies started with the design ideas of one man, and now boasts 80 employees and caters to a wide range of customers.  Their products are used by all four branches of the military, commercial aviation manufacturers, national and international law enforcement agencies, EMS, Fire Agencies, Utility Companies and television news agencies.  It is important to Avalex to be a good corporate citizen.  Therefore, their employees are offered 4 paid hours each month to volunteer in the local community and they give their time and talent to a wide variety of local organizations.

Please join us in congratulating our July Business of the Month, Avalex Technologies. 

2017 Business of the Month Winners

January - Plastic Engraving

February - Gulf Breeze Electric Company

March - Lamar Advertising

April - FSi Group

May - Jacob's Chiropractic & Wellness Center

June - Rose Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery

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Nonprofit of the Quarter - 2nd Quarter

Q2 2017 Nonprofit of the Quarter - Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council
Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council

The Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council is one of 89 non-profits in the United States trusted to manage the International Visitor Leadership Program of the U.S. Department of State at the local level.  They also facilitate other professional and student exchanges supporting U.S. foreign policy goals.  Since they were founded in 2008 they have hosted 14 U.S. Department of State youth exchanges and for more than 1,600 participants of the International Visitor Leadership Program.

Because of the Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council, the Pensacola-Gulf Breeze area is part of an exclusive group given the task of helping affect U.S. foreign policy through citizen diplomacy.  It does this with the support of its members and with the help of area professionals who share their knowledge with select international participants.

Please join us in congratulating our Nonprofit of the Quarter for the 2nd Quarter 2017, Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council.

2017 Nonprofit of the Quarter Winners

1st Quarter - Community Life United Methodist Church

2nd Quarter -

3rd Quarter -