By Laura Perdew
During its flagship annual event, the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce formally presented its 2014 Presidents’ Businesses Achievement Awards to:
Popular Community Bank – Large Business of the Year
Colette’s Catering – Medium Business of the Year
Richey Advisors – Small Business of the Year
YWCA of North Orange County – Quality of Life Award
Fullerton Police Department Corporal John DeCaprio – Hawkins Business Leadership Award
A nomination process was the initial component to recognizing these outstanding Fullerton businesses and individuals.
The June 18 dinner event held at the Summit House restaurant in Fullerton also kicked-off the Chamber’s 120th anniversary with the installation of its 2014-15 officers: Christopher Reese, chair; Marty Burbank, first vice chair; Andrew Carroll, vice chair of finance; Jim Pugliese, second vice chair; and Joyce Capelle, past chair.
“This chamber was here before the City of Fullerton was, and I believe that is one of the reasons the Fullerton community remains strong,” Reese said during his installation address. “My theme for the year as I serve as chair for the 120th anniversary of the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce: ‘Strong Foundation, Innovative Spirit.’ I respect the great work done before and the foundation it has provided so that we can look for new opportunities and innovations that …read more
Source: Fullerton Chamber of Commerce