WALK the RED CARPET – Installation & Awards Dinner
March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Annual Montrose ~ Verdugo City Chamber of Commerce Installation & Community Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at The Oakmont Country Club from 6pm-9pm.This is where we announce the new 2017 Executive Board members & pay tribute to the community members who have exemplified exceptional service in an array of areas:Business of the Year: A local business that serves the community through the donation of goods, services or other resources. SURFACE FITNESS Shannon PondellaOrganization of the Year: An organization that exemplifies the highest ideals of serving the community in the fields of charitable, educational, or social endeavors. COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE VERDUGOSEducator of the Year: An educator who contributes his talents above-and-beyond expectations, showing exceptional dedication to educating youth & demonstrating an interest in community involvement MATHEW SCHICK CVHS MUSIC PROGRAMPeace Officer of the Year: A Police officer who has shown tremendous support of the community through participation & coordination of community activities. SHERIFF DEPUTY--SCOTT SHINAGAWAFirefighter of the Year: A Firefighter who has shown tremendous support of the community through participation & coordination of community activities. BATTALION CHIEF BRIAN JULIAN Frank Roberts Award: Symbolizes a historic tradition of the Roberts Family, whose patronage and support of the Montrose-Verdugo City area has resulted in the highest expression of community involvement. LT COL DAVE WORLEY Beautification Award: The business or person who has demonstrated an extraordinary improvement to the appearance of the community. GLENDALE ARTSPresident's Award: An individual on the Board who has shown a commitment to Chamber duties beyond what is expected; usually chosen by the President. ERIC HAMILTON Community Enhancement Award: An individual, business or organization who has proven an asset to the community by improving the image and stature of the area. TRATTORIA ALLEGRIA RESTAURANT Fausto Tinelli Chris Waldheim’s Oktoberfest Volunteer Award: An individual or group who has given of their time and service in making the annual Oktoberfest a success. BERKSHIRE HATHAWAYCommunity Endearment Recognition: A special individual who has shown great care for the community through service and dedication. JOANNA LINKCHORST AND THE FRIENDS OF ROCKHAVEN In the Line of Duty: Recognition of a moment of exemplary performance of duties by a peace officer to benefit the citizens of the Montrose-Verdugo City and Crescenta Valley areas. Officers CLAY, STAFFORD, & MERCADO Christopher Clay Jason Mercado Matthew StaffordMVCC is honored to announce each of you for your exemplary contribution & service to our community!