Awards Gala

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In partnership with Abbott and Pechanga Resort & Casino, the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that the 52nd Annual Awards Gala will take place February 24, 2018. Each year, the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce honors exceptional businesses, service/charitable organizations, and individuals. Awards will be presented with the title of Business, Service/Charitable, Valley Young Professional, and Citizen of the Year, during the annual Awards Gala. The Chamber will also recognize Ambassador of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Recipient. Visit Temecula Valley will also be presenting The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year.

Sponsorships and tickets available now. Ticket price is $145 per person or $1,550 for a corporate table of 10.


Event Timeline:

5:30pm: Champagne Reception/ Silent Auction Opens
6:30pm: Dinner is Served
7:45pm: Awards Presentation Begins
9:30pm: Conclusion of Awards Presentation/ Band Begins and Dance Floor Opens
9:40pm: Silent Auction Closes
12:00am: Event Conclusion

2017 Award Nominees

Bronze Business of the Year Nominees

Batteries Plus Bulbs #678

Butterfield Ranch Self Storage

California Realty Experts

Dubots Capital Management

Leslie A. Doherty & Company, P.C.

Prime Lending

Temecula Valley Custom Pools, Inc.

Sterling Business of the Year Nominees

Amante & Associates Insurance Solutions, Inc.

California Bank & Trust

Corner Bakery Cafe (Ynez Rd.)

The Creative Bar

E.A.T. Extraordinary Artisan Table

Fabozzi & Miller, APC

Home Perfect Carpet & Tile Cleaning, Inc. / Home Perfect Emergency Services

Law Offices of Rosenstein & Associates, The

Murrieta Valley Surgery Associates, Inc.

New Day Solar

Nothing Bundt Cakes Temecula

PKC Kuebler, APC

Gold Business of the Year Nominees

Baker Electric Solar

ERA Donahoe Realty

Stryder Transportation

Temecula Valley Drywall, Inc. / Timberlake Painting

Platinum Business of the Year Nominees

DCH Auto Group Temecula

Gosch Ford Temecula

Kaiser Permanente

National Merchants Association

Paradise Buick GMC

Rancho Christian School

Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.

Temecula Valley Toyota

WestPak Avocado, Inc.


Citizen of the Year Nominees

Kimberly Adams

Kathy Anselmo

Carly Bennett-Valle

Tena Carracciolo

Craig Davis

Leah Di Bernardo

Tina Gottlieb

Christopher Meihl

Josh Painter

Greg Pennyroyal

David Thompson

Darlene Wetton

Becky Young

Valley Young Professional of the Year Nominees

Ashlee Collins

Jared Johnson

Stephanie Swinton

Service/Charitable Organization of the Year Nominees

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest County

Charity for Charity

Farmers Market Management

Help Heal Veterans

Hole Hearted Foundation

Oak Grove Center for Education, Treatment & The Arts

Project Touch

Small Business Development Center

Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival

United Way of the Inland Valleys

Welty Tourism Professional of the Year Nominees

Melody Brunsting, Melody’s Ad Works, Inc.

Tom DeMott, Temecula Creek Inn

Emily Falappino, Grapeline Wine Tours, Stryder Transportation

Denis Ferguson, Net Result Hospitality & Development Group, Inc.

Catherine Pepe, Temecula Olive Oil Company

Mike Rennie, Stage Ranch, Leoness Cellars, Temecula Valley Winery Management

Jan Smith, Inland Management Group

The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala is the party of the year! Join us as we offer the opportunity to promote your business as an event sponsor. Your company will receive recognition on all print material, social media, email blasts, special reserved guest seating and more. The Awards Gala is always a sell-out with over 600 guests in attendance and is a great opportunity to advertise to the business community.
Entertainment Sponsor

•          Recognition on all print material and media publicity.

•          Signage and recognition at event as Entertainment Sponsor.

•          Special reserved seating for (1) corporate table of ten.

•          Half-page ad in souvenir program.

•          Recognition in Temecula Today!

Affiliate Sponsor

•          Special reserved seating for one corporate table of ten at event.

•          Recognition on all print material and media publicity.

•          One quarter-page ad in souvenir program.

•          Recognition in Temecula Today!

•          Recognition at event as Affiliate Sponsor

Community Sponsor

•          5 reservations to event with special reserved seating.

•          Recognition on all print material and media publicity.

•          Quarter-page ad in souvenir program.

•          Recognition in Temecula Today!

•          Recognition at event as Community Sponsor

Thank you to our Sponsors


Abbott Logo 2015


Pechanga Resort & Casino Logo 2017


Paradise 4 Brand National Font No Tag


Southwest Healthcare Logo June 2012


60 grit studios


Rosenstein & Associates Logo Small


National Merchants Association




abc childcare 




ERA Donahoe


Pacific Western Bank Logo


Rancho Family Medical Group


Toyota of Temecula Valley


Access West Insurance   

Anselmo Investment Management   

Craig Davis Family Insurance Agency

CR&R Environmental Services   

Eastern Municipal Water District

Elizabeth Hospice   

Khashan Law Firm   

Mercedes Benz of Temecula   

Mt San Jacinto College   

New Day Solar

Riverside County Board of Supervisors, 3rd District

Strachota Insurance Agency





Star Way Productions


Wilson Creek Winery


Aonui Adventures


The Press-Enterprise

The Valley Business Journal

The Valley News