Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

G Gathering
        Business leaders honored at gala event

Business leaders honored at gala event



Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads recently honored four outstanding business leaders with lifetime achievement awards for their great works in business excellence, innovative leadership and community involvement. Peter Decker, Jr, Jack Ezzell, Steve Frederickson and Fred Napolitano were inducted into the Hampton Roads Business Hall of Fame.


From left: Peter G. Decker, Jr., Frederick J. Napolitano, Sr., Steve Fredrickson, and Jack L. Ezzell, Jr.

Internet Marketing and Designs CEO Terry Young, left, and Peter Decker, Jr. enjoyed a light moment before the ceremony.

From left: Jerry Harris, president of Jerry Harris Remodeling, Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard and Janet Harris.

From left: Internet Marketing and Designs CEO Terry Young, Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard, TrustNet MD CEO John May and Shopper COO Nikki Young.

Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard and Junior Achievement President Kevin Will.

Hall of Fame Inductee Peter Decker Jr, and Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard.

From left: Peter Decker, Jr.s daughter-in-law Shannon Decker with his son, restauranteur Phillip Decker, and his wife Bess Decker.

Natalie East and Scott Freeman of Dolphin Fixtures

Russells Heating and Coolings Business Development Rep Michele Partridge-Lane and Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard

From left: Internationally renowned diabetes doctor Aaron Vinik, M.D., Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard, and Natalie East and Scott Freeman of Dolphin Fixtures.

Associate Director of Education at the Strelietz Diabetes Center Etta Vinik and Jody Wagner, former State Treasurer of Virginia, and owner of Jodys Popcorn in Virginia Beach.

Internationally renowned diabetes doctor Aaron Vinik, M.D with his wife Etta who is the Associate Director of Education at the Strelietz Diabetes Center.

Attorney Peter Decker III of The Decker Law Firm

From left: Norfolk Commonwealths Attorney Gregory Underwood and his wife, Gracie, with Peter Decker, Jr.

Attorney with the Decker Law Firm Martin Thomas, Jr., with his wife Maggie, left, and his mom Barbara

Internationally renowned diabetes doctor Aaron Vinik, M.D., TrustNet MD CEO John May, Shopper Publisher and CEO Jean Loxley-Barnard, and Scott Freeman of Dolphin Fixtures.

From left: Pat Casey, Greg Casey, and Dorothy Wood, CEO of JD&W Inc., who was one of the 2010 inductees

Natalie East of Dolphin Fixtures enjoys a laugh with Executive Director of Nauticus, Hank Lynch

Hunter Wortham

Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads Chairman Eric Bartok