Corporate success depends on pleasing the thousands of guests, owners and diners we serve every year. And we are grateful when our guests and our peers recognize our associates for their exceptional performance with well deserved awards and recognition. Below are just a few of our most recent honors and achievements.

ARDA ACE Award for Project of Excellence

Ocean Beach Club's newest addition, the Oceanaire Tower, earned the distinguished Project of Excellence Award at the 2013 ARDA World Convention. The international award is presented to the premier new resort that demonstrates excellence in architecture and amenities and benefits the local community.

Bruce Thompson selected as 2012 First Citizen of Virginia Beach

The Virginia Beach Jaycees chose hotelier and civic leader Bruce Thompson as their 2012 Virginia Beach First Citizen

ARDA ACE Award For Outstanding Achievement.

The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) recognized Gold Key Resorts with its coveted ACE award for outstanding community contributions for its work and dedication to the creation of JT’s Grommet Island Park and for our contributions to stem cell research and ALS patient care.

Perspectives Magazine Awards

Best Industry Leader 2011: Bruce L. Thompson, CEO