Sunshine Ace Hardware’s Michael Wynn recognized as a top leader, company earns award for community impact

Company president earns Gulfshore Business 2017 Best Bosses Award, Naples Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Industry Chairman’s Award   

Sunshine Ace Hardware is pleased to announce that its president, Michael Wynn has recently received recognition as a remarkable business leader, earning “Best Large Company Boss,” by Gulfshore Business. The company will also be recognized for its positive impact on the community, earning the Chairman’s Award at the 2017 Excellence in Industry Awards ceremony, presented by the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Nov. 8.

The annual Best Bosses award recognizes the top leaders in the community who have distinguished themselves as trailblazers in their businesses, and who have positively impacted the lives of their employees and the community it serves. The readers of Gulfshore Business submitted 50 nominations for the best leaders in the Southwest Florida community, and a panel of judges selected five top leaders in the categories of education, nonprofit, medical, large company and small company. A link to Gulfshore Business’ full article can be found at http://www.gulfshorebusiness.com/October-2017/2017-Best-Bosses/.

“I am truly grateful to Gulfshore Business and the Greater Naples Chamber for these significant recognitions that center on two things that are incredibly important to me – my team and our community,” Wynn said. “Leading a team that is committed to serving others and delivering legendary service is a blessing. Being able to give back to a community that has meant so much to myself and our family, is a joy and privilege. Both of these awards are a reflection of the outstanding team and community I serve.”

The 2017 Excellence in Industry Awards, presented by the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce during the Wake Up Naples Series on Wednesday, Nov. 8, recognizes corporate and individual excellence in Collier County. Sunshine Ace Hardware will receive recognition for earning the Chairman’s Award, an award bestowed to an individual, organization or company that best represents the community and has had a positive impact on the local economy. With more than 300 employees at eight locations, Sunshine Ace Hardware has positively impacted the economy and the community, having donated abundant time and resources to several local organizations and charitable causes.

“Michael Wynn is a phenomenal business leader, and it is wonderful that the community has recognized his leadership and desire to continuously have a positive impact on the community,” said Scott Hamblen, Sunshine Ace Hardware chief merchandising officer. “Everyone at Sunshine Ace is proud to work for a business leader who values his employees, believes in professional and personal growth and seeks opportunities to give back to the community. For Gulfshore Business to recognize Wynn’s leadership and the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce to showcase our community efforts, it just truly shows the successful leadership and dedication of this family-owned business.”