Business and Community Awards Dinner 2012

In Uncategorized by Sina Enayati

SAN RAMON, CA – September 4, 2012 – The San Ramon Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for its 2012 Night of the Stars Community Awards. Community members are encouraged to nominate deserving people for five awards: Citizen of the Year, Business Person of the Year, Educator of the Year, Employee of the Year, and “Green” Company/Individual of the Year.

“For more than 25 years, the community awards have recognized individuals from San Ramon who strive each day to make a difference,” said Award Chairperson Laura O’Brien, Certified Financial Planner at Summit Financial Group, LLC. “Although there can be only one winner in each category, the nomination is a significant recognition of achievement and dedication to the improvement of our community.”

Anyone may submit nominations for these awards. Nomination forms and information regarding the criteria for each award category are within the below word document.

Nominations are due October 12, 2012. Forms may be faxed to 925.242.0603; mailed to the San Ramon Chamber of Commerce, 2410 Camino Ramon, Suite 125, Bishop Ranch 6, San Ramon, CA, 94583; or e-mailed to

Awards will be presented at the San Ramon Chamber of Commerce A Night of Stars to be held Thursday, December 6, 2011 at Bridges Golf Club in San Ramon. Gala tickets will be available through the Chamber of Commerce.

2011 Community Award recipients were the following:

  • Citizen of the Year, Shirley Ernest
  • Business Person of the Year, Steve Wilcox, Summit Financial Group, LLC
  • Educator of the Year, Christy Tyler, Gale Ranch Middle School
  • Employee of the Year, Kari Gardella, ClubSport San Ramon
  • “Green” Company of the Year, Food Service Technology Center
  • Chamber of Commerce Ambassador of the Year, Nancy Bambino, ClubSport San Ramon
  • Hero of the Year, Art Peterson

Please join us at The Bridges Golf Club in San Ramon, to recognize the amazing achievements of the Nominees for the 2012 San Ramon Chamber Business and Community Awards.

The Awards Dinner will begin with lots of networking and “no host” cocktails. Representatives from Chevron, AT&T, the City of San Ramon, San Ramon Regional Medical Center, Sunset Development and many other corporations will be present.

The evening will be hosted by our Master of Ceremonies: Terry Koehne. We will also hear from our Honorable Mayor, Bill Clarkson and Laura O’Brien, Chairman of the San Ramon Chamber Board.

The price is $75.00 per person, and $600.00 for a table of eight.  Click HERE to purchase your tickets.

We’re sorry that we are not able to sell tickets at the door for this event. You must be pre-registered to attend.

Thank you to our 2012 Sponsors:

City of San Ramon
Constant Contact
San Ramon Regional Medical Center
Charles Schwab & Co.
Fremont Bank
Allied Waste
Diablo Valley College, San Ramon Campus
Wells Fargo
ClubSport San Ramon
Iron Oak Home Loans
DIVA California
Pacific Gas & Electric

Accretive Wealth Management

San Ramon Rotary

The Bridges Golf Club

Amos Productions