Business of the Month

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce recognizes one local Chamber member as “Business of the Month” for outstanding achievement and/or exceptional customer service during the second week of each month.  A nomination and selection process conducted by the Business Development Council of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce determines the Business of the Month Award winner. Any member of the community, business, or organization in Carroll County may nominate businesses however, to be considered as the “Business of the Month”; the business must be a member of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce.  All nominations should be submitted to the Business Development Council utilizing the official nomination form (link to form below.) 

 Deadline for nominations for consideration for the next cycle is the second (2nd) Monday of each month.  However, nominations will remain on file and remain under consideration for up to twelve months from the date of submission.  Chamber staff will verify the nominations to ensure they meet eligibility criteria.   The Business Development Council will be responsible for final review and selection.

 To nominate a local business, please submit the completed nomination form to our office via one of these options:  Fax:  770.832.1300 | Email: | Mail:  200 Northside Drive, Carrollton, GA 30117.


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January 2020

February 2020

Little Vine Vineyards & Winery

Little Vine Vineyards and Winery in Villa Rica, is bringing back a tradition of fine wines once produced in Western Georgia in the 1890s. The grapes at Little Vine Vineyards & Winery are the first commercial wine grapes planted in West Central Georgia since 1907 and the winery is the first constructed here in over 100 years.
Owners: Jerry and Sherrie Culver
665 North Hulett Road, Villa Rica

Willie A Watkins Funeral Home

January 2019


February 2019

Focus: Healthcare, Wellness, Personal Care, Bereavement, Fitness and Beauty

Dreamscapes Landscaping Service

Dreamscapes specialize in lawn maintenance, retaining walls, concrete and paver stone patios and much more. Their showroom located on 2577 GA 166 has a full line of high-end outdoor furniture and playground equipment. Owners are Joe and Sarah Bearden.

The Rapha Clinic of West Georgia

Rapha supports medical and dental care, along with mammograms, healthy lifestyle classes, gynecological exams, and cardio stress testing. Through a prescription assistance program, Rapha also helps patients receive some or all medications for free.

March 2019

Focus:  Business Services, Financial, Legal, Real Estate, Housing and Property Management

April 2019

Focus:  Nonprofits, community service, religious and civic

Toby J Powers Agency- Farmers Insurance

Toby and his staff will help you identify the insurance coverage that best fits your needs. Auto, home, life, commercial, recreational insurance and more -- his agency has you covered with over 22 years of experience in the industry. Call his office today at
678.839.4534 or

Partners Advancing Student Success

PASS is a local nonprofit that focuses on improving student and school success by providing support and services to students with the goal of increasing graduation rates and keeping students on track to finish school. As part of the program, a site coordinator is positioned at the school site and works with at-risk students. Cynthia Langley is the executive director. 401 Adamson Square, Rm 320, Carrollton

May 2019

Focus:  Construction, Building and Engineering

June 2019

Focus: Government, Economic Development, Utilities, Public Safety, and Social Services

Alan Bell Architect, Inc. (ABA)

ABA is a design firm with over 40 years experience in construction house designs, municipal, renovations, additions, and historical rehabilitations. They offer design services for commercial, residential, industrial, government and public facilities, churches, banks, apartments and condominiums, educational facilities and more.

Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers Retail Store & Career Center

Goodwill Industries is one of 164 independent, community based Goodwill nonprofits across the US and Canada. They serve 50 counties in Georgia and east Alabama with free services such as job coaching, money management and skill classes to facilitate job placement and advancement made possible through the donation of gently used clothing and household goods that are sold at Goodwill Stores.

July 2019

Focus:  Tourism, Arts, Entertainment, Events, Recreation, Lodging and Travel

August 2019

Focus: Education and Training Services 

Hampton Inn of Carrollton

Sandy Lee and her friendly staff offer a business center with complimentary printing service, fax, meeting rooms and photocopying. In addition, for your comfort and convenience, they offer laundry/valet service, baggage storage, fitness center and a pool Located at 102 South Cottage Road in Carrollton. 770. 838.7722

Westcare Youth Academy

WestCare is a nonprofit organization that provides a wide spectrum of health and human services in both residential and outpatient environments. Services include substance abuse and addiction treatment, homeless and runaway shelters, domestic treatment and prevention and mental health programs. Services are available adults, children and families. Located at 2385 Oak Grove Church Road, in Carrollton - (678) 374-3319

September 2019

Focus:  Technology, Communications, Marketing and Media

October 2019

Focus:  Manufacturing, Processing, Distribution, Comm/Industrial Services

News & Views USA

News & Views USA is owned and managed by Tim Collins a native Georgian who in 2000 started Chapel Hill News and Views. Today he has expanded to a total of 5 publications covering most of the west Georgia area (Chapel Hill, Temple, Paulding County, and West GA Digital News & Views) in addition to an app game called City Manager.Tim says his biggest challenge is to continue to stay relevant and at the top of his industry. His goal is to always run his business with honesty and integrity. 678.840.8604.

Walker Meats, Inc.

Originally started by brothers Bobby and Donald Walker over 30 years ago, Walker Meats has grown from a small slaughterhouse into a local food distributor and their famous Walker Brunswick Stew serves customers in Georgia, Alabama and Florida. They carry a full line of food products as well as paper goods. Walk in business is always welcomed. Their facilty is located at 821 Tyus- Carrollton Road in Carrollton. They can be reached at 770.834.8177.

November 2019

Focus: Retail, Wholesale, Consumer Products and Services. 

December 2019

Focus: Restaurants, Catering and Food Service

Haney's Drug Corner

Haney's Drug Corner, Inc is an independent pharmacy located on Dixie Street in Carrollton, Tim and Susan Oliver are the owners of Haney's after buying the store from Tommy and Linda Haney in 2007. Haney's has been taking care of the prescription needs of Carrollton and the surrounding area for over 35 years. The store also has a large selection of cards and gifts available. Reach them at or by phone at (770) 834-3393.

Evan's Barbeque Company

Evan's Barbeque Company in Villa Rica opened its doors five-years ago. Locally owned and operated by Michael and Alicia White, the duo have a combined 40+ years experience in the culinary industry. A graduate of the prestigious Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY, Michael honed his culinary skills for 9 years at the world renowned 21 Club in New York City, followed by four years at the Capital City Club in Atlanta. Alicia worked under acclaimed restaurateur Danny Meyer and several celebrity chefs, including Bobby Flay and Rocco DiSpirito in NYC. Evan's voted "Best Barbeque in Villa Rica" has a wide variety of menu items and takes pride in offering upscale barbeque with a twist. For more info, visit their website or call 770.459.5543.