2016 Honorees

Will and Jack Morey

Will and Jack Morey Photo

Will and Jack Morey of Morey’s Piers are life-long residents of Cape May County who have played an essential role in the region’s economic development.  Together, this sibling team has made great investments in the Wildwoods, they run the boardwalk’s three amusement piers and water parks, and operate a half-dozen hotels and various buildings that house restaurants and entertainment venues.  Will and Jack support many charitable and community initiatives and were recognized in 2009 with the New Jersey BIZ Hall of Fame Family of the Year award, which honors individuals who have devoted their time and energy to improving and revitalizing business in New Jersey.  

Academy of Culinary Arts Honoree

Chef Stephen Serano

Chef Steven Serano

A graduate of the ACA, Chef Serano serves as a wonderful role model for Atlantic Cape students as a chef educator for the Academy of Culinary Arts. He is the owner of the very successful Café Loren in Avalon, a Zagat rated "Excellent" restaurant with the highest Open Table rating in all of Cape May County. He also employees dozens of ACA graduates and provides them with "on the job" training in his seasonal restaurant business.

For more information contact Maria Kellett at 609-463-3670 or mkellett@atlantic.edu