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Annual Installation and Awards Dinner

Irwindale Chamber Presents "A Black and Gold Masquerade Ball" 37th Annual Installation & Awards Dinner 

The Chamber’s Installation and Awards Dinner was held Friday, January 20, 2017.  The theme for this year’s event was "A Black & Gold Masquerade Ball" with all the elegance, music and colorful ambiance to match.  The 2017 Chamber Officers and Directors were formally installed, the Joe DiShanni Business of the Year, Business Person of the Year, Employee of the Year, Ambassador of the Year and Citizen of the Year recipients were honored.   Presenting Sponsor was Vulcan Materials Company.  Entertainment Sponsors were Athens Services and Hanson Aggregates.  Corporate Sponsors were MillerCoors, Eagle Photography, L.A. PartyWorks Interactive.


Congratulations to the newly elected members of the board.  The following members were recently elected to serve a two year term from January 2017 through December 2019:
Victor Benavides City of Hope – Second Term
Ade Rogers – Rogers & Associates – Second Term
Dan Maydeck – Haynes Family of Programs – Second Term
Reyna Del Haro – Kaiser Permanente – First Term 
Anita Ron – BriteWorks – First Term
Vee Clark – SCE Federal Credit Union – First Term
Brian Ouellette – Vulcan Materials – Third Term
Mark Blue – Embassy Suites (Arcadia) – First Term


Continuing Board Members: Phyllis Ferguson (California Custom Fruits & Flavors), Anita Hernandez (MillerCoors), Dawn DeVroom (Arrow Automotive), Gary Clifford (Athens Services), James Gallo (James Gallo Law Offices), Tim Clark (Ready Pac), Chris Bruny (Banks Engineering), Jeff Lidskin (SCE/EEEC)

Each one of our board members is dedicated and has made a commitment to be a leader of this community. 

Serving as the 2017 Officers are:
Chair of the Board – Victor Benavides – City of Hope
Vice Chair – Dan Maydeck – Haynes Family of Programs
Vice Chair – Ade Rogers – Rogers & Associates
Secretary – Anita Ron - BriteWorks, Inc.
Treasurer – Dawn DeVroom – Arrow Automotive Services
Immediate Past Chair – Phyllis Ferguson – California Custom Fruits and Flavors




Employee of the Year - Eva Carreon (City of Irwindale)

Congratulations to the Business & Community Award Recipients
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Citizen of the Year - Rose Bernal Guerrero
Joe DeShanni Business of the Year - Kare Youth League
Business Person of the Year - Ade Rogers (Rogers & Associates)
Employee of the Year - Eva Carreon (City of Irwindale)
Ambassador of the Year - Teri Bainbridge (Spaghetti Eddie's)

Citizen of the Year - Rose Bernal Guerrero
Joe DiShanni Business of the Year - Kare Youth League
Business Person of the Year - Ade Rogers (Rogers & Associates)
Ambassador of the Year - Teri Bainbridge (Spaghetti Eddie's)

"Black and Gold Masquerade Ball" 2017 Installation and Awards Dinner - January 20, 2017