YACHT STARSHIP AWARDED 2016 SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
TAMPA, FL – September 19, 2016 – The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce awarded Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises the 2016 Small Business of the Year in the 51-250 Employee category. The ceremony was held on Friday, September 16, at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts presented by BB&T & Frazier & Deeter CPAs and Advisors. The 2016 Small Business of the Year Award highlights the “Science of Small Business” as finalists were evaluated on their operational management, community involvement and ethical business practices.
“We are thrilled to win Small Business of the Year,” said Troy Manthey, owner of Yacht StarShip. “We have a team committed to creating a sea of memories for our guest, and this award is recognition of their hard work.”
About Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises
Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises operates Florida’s largest fleet of dining yachts featuring a distinctive blend of award-winning cuisine, casual elegance and live entertainment. In 2003, Yacht StarShip became the first yacht in America to receive a AAA Three Diamond Rating, placing the dining experience in the top 28% of restaurants and has maintained that Three Diamond Rating ever since. The three yachts can service groups from 2 – 600 passengers and have hosted a multitude of corporate events, holiday parties, weddings, banquets, conventions, fundraisers, and special occasions. Yacht Starship also operates Yacht Sensation located in the Clearwater Beach Municipal Marina, and Pirate Water Taxi located in downtown Tampa. For more information, or for reservations, book online at YachtStarShip.com or call (813) 223-7999.