Congratulations to our 2015 Award Winners!

Congratulations to these deserving recipients and thanks to everyone who joined us for an inspiring evening of "Moving Chico Forward!" Pictured from left to right: Ariann Cook with Allevity HR & Payroll, Young Professional of the Year; Laurie Maloney, Community Service Award; Mark Pierce with North Valley Ag Services, Chairman’s Award; Gillian Strycher, Ted Hubert Memorial Scholarship Recipient; Mark Francis with Golden Valley Bank, 2015 Chair of the Board; Kate Leyden with Valley Contractors Exchange, Business Advocate of the Year; Danie Schwartz with LRT Graphics, Ambassador of the Year; Trish Dunlap, Jeanne Posey Woman of the Year; Toni Scott with Morrison & Company, 2016 Chair of the Board; Farshad Azad with Azad's Martial Arts Family Center, J. Pat Lappin Award for Business Excellence. (Not pictured: Jared Geiser and Megan Day, Business & Professional Advancement Scholarship Recipients.) 


78th Annual Dinner & Business Awards Ceremony
Moving Chico Forward

Thursday, January 21, 2016
The Big Room at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
6 p.m. Reception and Silent Auction | 7 p.m. Dinner

Reception, Silent Auction, Dinner, Installation of Officers & Directors, Business & Community Awards, Scholarship Presentations

78th Annual Dinner & Business Award Ceremony

$85 Chamber Members; $100 Guests
This event was a sell-out event!  
Limited table reservations must be made by phone: (530) 891-5556.

Kindly RSVP by January 11, 2016

In lieu of tickets, reservations will be confirmed by e-mail or phone.  Cancellations will not be processed.

If your business is willing to donate a silent auction item, please respond by filling out and returning the donation form to

2015 Business & Community Award Presentations:

Ambassador of the Year
Sponsored by Recology Butte Colusa Counties

Young Professional of the Year
Sponsored by Five Star Bank

Community Service Award
Sponsored by California State University, Chico

Business Advocate of the Year
Sponsored by Transfer Flow, Inc.

Jeanne Posey Business Woman of the Year
Sponsored by Golden Valley Bank

J. Pat Lappin Award for Business Excellence
Sponsored by Enloe Medical Center

Thank you to our 2016 Silent Auction Donors: 

About Trees

Almendra Winery & Distillery

Artful Engravings

Azad’s Martial Arts Family Center 

Bidwell Park Golf Course

Buffalo Wild Wings

California Olive Ranch

Chico Velo Cycling Club 

Chili’s Bar & Grill

Chico Concours D'Elegance, Inc.

Chloe and Isabel

Edward Jones Office of Ken Hagins

Gaynor Telesystems, Inc.

Gold Country Casino & Hotel

Great Harvest Bread Co.

Happy at Home

Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center

Hotel Diamond and Two Twenty Restaurant

Jersey Mike's Subs

Klean Kanteen

Krispy Kreme

Lundberg Family Farms

Massage Envy Spa

Noodles & Company

Panera Bread

Recology Butte Colusa Counties

Ron Putnam Photography

Round Table Pizza Clubhouse

Salutations Therapeutic Massage

Scuba Hut & Mobile First Response

Square Deal Mattress Factory

The Hignell Companies

Transfer Flow Inc.

Turtle Bay Exploration Park

Valley Oak Veterinary Center 

Young Professionals Organization (YPO)




Legacy Partners

Allevity HR & PayrollGolden Valley Bank logo  Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. logoTri Counties Bank logo

Visionary Partners

     Anderson & Associates    Enloe Medical Center logo   Five Star Bank  Healthy Solutions Insurance Services          Pacific Gas & Electric Company         Transfer Flow, Inc.                                 ​                                              

Supporting Partners

Comcast Business | Stratti | The Hignell Companies

Interested in partnering with the Chamber?  Call us!  (530) 891-5556