Indio Chamber

2018 Business Awards & Installation Dinner

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Name: 2018 Business Awards & Installation Dinner
Date: June 26, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
Event Description:

The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce (GCVCC) has announced their 3rd Annual Business Awards and Installation Dinner.  The annual celebration brings together business and community leaders from across the valley to recognize outstanding contributions by our business leaders.  This years event will be held Tuesday, June 26th, beginning at 5:30 PM with a champagne welcome reception, cocktails and silent auction.  The Awards Show and Dinner begin at 6:30 PM.  The event will be held at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa in Indian Wells, also the sponsor of the champagne welcome!

The first part of the ceremony will be dedicated to our new slate of Directors, including the GCVCC, Cathedral City, Coachella, Indio and La Quinta Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  They will each takes their oaths and begin the new business year. "It's always exciting to see the new board members join the team," says Incoming GCVCC Chair Ernesto Rosales.  "There is a lot of energy and dedication on all our boards, it is going to be a great year."

The second part of the show is the Business Awards.  Last year Alexander Haagen III and the late Supervisor John Benoit were among those recognized for outstanding leadership.  The GCVCC will again be recognizing leaders from across the valley in 2018.  This year's show is proudly present by Title Sponsors Rabobank, Tenet Healthcare, and La Entrada.

2018 Honorees:

  • Small Business of the Year – West: Frazier Pest Control
  • Small Business of the Year – Mid Valley: Motz Rusin Insurance Agency (formerly Doug Motz Insurance)
  • Small Business of the Year – East: Osborne Rincon CPA’s
  • Mid-Size or Corporate Branch of the Year: Western Water Works
  • Large Business of the Year: Chandi Group USA
  • Non-profit of the Year: Coachella Valley History Museum
  • Ambassador of the Year: Mickey Jumapao, Envoy Mortgage & Unforgettables Foundation
  • President’s Award: Rotary International 
  • Leadership Award: Scott White, Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitor’s Bureau
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Chairman John A. James, Cabazon Band of Mission Indians

For ticket prices and information click below:

Event Sponsors:
  • City of La Quinta
  • Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa
  • Western Water Works Supply Co.
  • Osborne Rincon CPA's
  • Chandi Group USA
  • So Cal Gas Company
  • Indio Sunrise Rotary
  • Riverside County Supervisor V. Manuel Perez
  • Spotlight 29 Casino
  • Frazier Pest Control, Inc.
  • Desert Valleys Builders Association
  • Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
  • City of Indio
  • Desert Sun Media Group
  • Burrtec Waste & Recycling Services
  • East Valley Coalition
  • State Farm Insurance - Carmen Contreras
  • Gulf California Broadcasting - CBS Local2, KESQ-TV, KDFX, KCWQ & KUNA-FM-TV
  • Forest Lawn Memorial Parks & Mortuaries - Cathedral City
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
  • Desert Regional Medical Center
  • Best Best & Krieger LLP - Jill Tremblay
  • Rabobank - Coachella
  • Quick Quack Car Wash- Coachella
  • California Bank and Trust
  • Desert Urgent Care
  • Proper Solutions Staffing
  • La Entrada
  • Mercy Air
  • College of the Desert Foundation
  • Pueblo Viejo Grill Mexican Food Restaurant
  • Coachella Valley History Museum
  • Alpha Media
  • Greater Palm Springs CVB
  • Motz-Rusin Insurance Agency
  • West Coast Cannabis Club
  • Desert Recreation District
  • FitzHenry-Wiefels Cremation & Burial Service
Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa
​44400 Indian Wells Lane
​Indian Wells, CA 
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, June 26th
5:30 pm Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction (Please consider gifting an item) 
​6:30 pm Awards Program & Dinner Begins
Contact Information:
$75.00 Members
​$95.00 Non Members
$700.00 Table of 8 Sponsor
$700.00 4 Seats and Logo at each centerpiece 
$1,500 Presenting & Award Sponsor: Table of 8, Logo Recognition through event and Awards Presentations
Title Sponsorships SOLD OUT: Rabobank, La Entrada, JFK & Desert Regional Hospital (Thank you!) 
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