(Beaumont, Texas) -- Universal Coin & Bullion, Ltd. of Beaumont, Texas, a national leader in gold and rare coins, has been honored as the Business of the Month by the Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce. Universal President Michael Fuljenz accepted the award on behalf of the company's 70 employees.
"It was a surprise, and all of us are delighted," said Fuljenz.
Chamber President Jim Rich thanked Fuljenz and Universal "for being an outstanding business partner."
Founded in 1994, Universal Coin & Bullion had over $60 million in sales in 2012. The company is the official rare coin and bullion dealer of the National Rifle Association.
UCB President Fuljenz is a local school board member in Beaumont and an award-winning author of newsletters, articles and four books about gold coins and bullion. His writings and consumer protection work have won 44 prestigious awards for excellence in 10 different categories from the Numismatic Literary Guild.
The Beaumont Chamber has four star accreditation with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
"The mission of the Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce is to serve its members and community as a catalyst to have a positive impact on the economic well-being of Beaumont and the surrounding region," said Chamber President Rich.
For additional information about Universal Coin & Bullion, call (800) 459-2646 or visit online at http://www.UniversalCoin.com.