Chamber of Commerce to Honor Local Leaders at Annual Installation & Awards Gala

The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitor & Convention Bureau will host its Annual Installation & Awards Gala on Thursday, August 10 th at the Radisson Hotel in Santa Maria.

As has been the custom for decades the Chamber will present multiple community awards during the event. This year’s award recipients will include:

Robert P. Hatch Citizen of the Year Award: 
Bill Wurth

Robert F. Grogan Public Service Award: Santa Maria Retired Police Chief Ralph Martin

Small Business of the Year: Testa Catering

Large Business of the Year: Red Dog Management

In addition to these awards, the Chamber will also honor its Ambassador of the Year, formally install Cameron Stephens (SM Tire) as its new Chairman of the Board, recognize outgoing board members and celebrate the myriad successes brought from the prior year.

There will be a cocktail hour that evening at 6pm with dinner and program starting at 7pm.

For more information about the event, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 805.925.2403 Ext. 814.

About the Chamber – The mission of the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce/Visitor & Convention Bureau is to “promote a favorable economic climate while making the Santa Maria Valley a better place to live and work.”

Please see the attached Press Release regarding our upcoming Annual Installation & Awards Gala. For more information and to register for the event click on the link below.