Ventura Chamber announces the 16th Annual Poinsettia Award Winners!
The Ventura Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2012 winners of the Poinsettia Awards. The awards recognize the best of the best in Business, Education and Government and we are proud to feature the businesses and individuals who made Ventura a better place over the last year.
Large Business of the Year - Ventura Townehouse
Mid-Size Business of the Year - Ventura Rental / Ventura Party Rental
Small Business of the Year - RH Wealth Advisors
Young Profession of the Year - Diana Trinh
Non-Profit Organization of the Year - Rubicon Theatre Company
Citizen of the Year - Dr. Trudy Tuttle Arriaga
Jewel Key Award - Top Hat Burger Palace
Innovation Award - Ventura Botanical Gardens
Ambassador of the Year - Yvonne Knepper
City Employee of the Year - Joe Salsedo
Firefighter of the Year - Captain Ben Davis
Polie Officer of the Year - Corporal Dave Ruggiero
Female Student of the Year - Maria Espinoza
Male Student of the Year - Conley Schroepfer
Educator of the Year - Sebastien DeClerck
Environmental Excellence Award - EJ Harrison & Sons, Red Brick Pizza
The Poinsettia Awards Luncheon will be held on Thursday, December 13, 2012 from 11:30am - 2:00pm at the Marriott Ventura Beach. Admission for this event is $40 for members, $50 for non-members. Please RSVP no later than Monday, December 10 by calling the Chamber office (805) 643-7222.
*Optional: Please bring a new unwrapped toy for the Ventura Fire Department "Spark of Love" holiday toy drive to the event.