The Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in May is O! How Cute Gift Market, located in Riverwind East Shopping Center and also a new location at the Outlets of Mississippi. O! How Cute opened its doors 5 years ago at the Pearl location and has always been a great community partner as well as an active chamber member. O! How Cute is one of the participants in the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Girl’s Night Out Fashion Show in August. They promote Mississippi products and many handmade one of a kind items. They specialize in trendy and affordable gifts, gourmet foods, home décor, jewelry, kids & ladies clothing and shoes. They make gift giving easy with their large assortment of cute gift bags to choose from. O! How Cute is open Monday through Saturday from 10 til 6. The Outlet Mall store is open on Sunday from 12 til 7. O! How Cute is locally owned and operated by Jessica and Andy Phillips. Like their Facebook Page to see all of the many specials and giveaways. For more information call the Riverwind store @ 601-939-5082 and the Outlet Mall store at 769-208-8644.
Business of the Month
Rhodes Chiropractic Clinic was selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in April. Dr. Warren Rhodes opened his office in Pearl in 1995 in the Westbury Square Shopping Center on Pearson Road and then later moved to the current location at 2815 Old Brandon Road. Dr. Rhodes prides himself in promoting high school football and powerlifting throughout the state. Dr. Rhodes spends his Tuesday and Thursday afternoons mentoring to local high school students. He is also a longtime supporter of the Pearl Police Department, the city of Pearl and the Pearl Chamber of Commerce. Pictured left to right is Dr. Warren Rhodes, Jennifer Elrod, Shelley McCamon and Pearl Mayor Brad Rogers.
Pure Air Consultants was selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce March Business of the Month. Pure Air Consultants is located at 403 Childre Road in Pearl and is locally owned and operated by Tony Groover. They began operation in Pearl in 2004 specializing in the sale and service of heating and cooling systems. Pure Air Consultants offers air duct cleaning for residential and commercial customers. They are a member of NADCA, National Air Duct Cleaners Association, and are the only ones in this area with this certification. NADCAS requires annual testing of knowledge and expertise to renew the certification. Air duct cleaning is recommended every 3 – 5 years and is especially great for people with pets, allergies, respiratory problems or for those who smoke. They can also install a UV light that sanitizes the air as it comes across the coils for extra cleaning power. For more information call 601-939-7420, “ Like” them on Facebook, or go to their website at www.mypureairconsultants.com
The Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in February is Mattress Firm, located at 105 Airport Road in Pearl. Mattress Firm opened its doors in December of 2010 and today the Gray family now has 7 locations making them the largest chain of locally owned and operated mattress stores in the Metro area. Mattress Firm carries all of the best brands such as Sealy, Simmons, Tempur-Pedic and Serta. They offer same day delivery six days a week and guarantee that you will love your mattress or they will give you your money back. They also stock a full line of luxurious bed pillows. A portion of each sale from every Mattress Firm Pillow goes to Pancreatic Cancer. Great customer service and giving back to their community are both a high priority in the Gray family businesses. Pictured left to right are Store Manager Douglas Wade; Pearl Mayor Brad Rogers, Pearl Police Chief Ben Schuler and owners Danny Gray, Grant Gray and Mason Gray. Mattress Firm hours are Monday – Friday 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. For more information call 601-936-7501
BlueLinx was selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in January. BlueLinx, who acquired the Georgia Pacific distributorship in 2004, has been a Pearl Chamber of Commerce member since 1984. They are located on Gulf Line Road and the facility sits on 12 acres adjacent to the railroad tracks. BlueLinx is a wholesale distributor of building products such as lumber, engineered lumber, roofing, siding, specialty metals and insulation. They recently acquired the Weyerhaeuser distributorship in the southeast region distributing specialty engineered lumber products such as trusses and joists. Some of their local customers include Sutherland’s, Home Depot, Lowe’s and 84 Lumber. Pictured left to right are Pearl Mayor Brad Rogers; Melissa Slay, Operations Support; Wanda Wilson, Warehouse Employee who has worked at BlueLinx for 35 years; Terry Wright, Warehouse Employee who has worked at BlueLinx for 15 years; and David Bryant, BlueLinx Branch Manager. Not pictured is Steve Hall, Outside Sales; Melvin Harvey and Johnny Vaughn, Drivers. For more information call 601-939-7797.