Photo from left: Jeff Hayes, Sharon Cameron, Tom Graham and Brenda Kelly.
Fireplaces and More in Jerseyville was a winner of the First Bank Small Business Handshake, a promotion that recognizes small-business owners and entrepreneurs for their commitment to their business, employees and communities.
Four winners are being honored over four weeks during May and June.
In the St. Louis metro area, small and growing businesses are being recognized for their work to improve the community. First Bank, 101.1 ESPN and 106.5 the ARCH are jointly recognizing the winners. Winners receive $100 to be donated to their favorite charity.
For their winning nomination, the Fireplaces and More team received a celebratory handshake from First Bank’s Sharon Cameron along with a framed certificate. A $100 check was also donated to the charity of their choice – Issac’s Rays of Hope, an organization that supports childhood cancer families.
One grand prize will be awarded a $5,000 on-air/on-line advertising package with either of the radio stations as well as a $5,000 on-air/on-line advertising package to their favorite charity all courtesy of First Bank. The winning grand prize business also receives a lunch for 25 and a produced two-minute video of their business.
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