Join us for the 124th Annual Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner & Business Awards. The evening will be a gathering of our Capital Region’s leaders and Metro Chamber Members as we collectively honor and celebrate the people and businesses that are elevating our vibrant community.
Sacramentans of the Year | Patrick & Bobbin Mulvaney of Mulvaney's B&L
Patrick and Bobbin have a gift for gathering the community together to support those most in need. Learn more about their efforts to bring mental health awareness to our Capital Region's restaurants and beyond via their recent story in Comstock's Magazine.
Businessman of the Year | Dave Roughton of SAFE Credit Union
As CEO and President of SAFE Credit Union, Dave Roughton knows to bank on what matters. Under his leadership, SAFE has made lifelong dreams into everyday realities by investing in people, businesses and the community. Dave also invests his time by serving on the board of The First Tee of Greater Sacramento. Learn more about The First Teeand its efforts to impact Sacramento's youth.
Businesswoman of the Year | Donna Lucas of Lucas Public Affairs
Smart. Strategic. Successful. Just a few of the words to describe Donna Lucas and her prestigious 30-year career providing counsel and strategy to California's leaders and organizations. Donna is also a founding member of She Shares, a unique conversation series featuring trailblazing women leaders who have created a lasting impact for women in California and beyond. Learn more about She Shares and its impact on our region.
Business Hall of Fame | Fairytale Town
Since 1959, Fairytale Town has been the place for children to let their imaginations run wild! It is where generations of Sacramento's families have learned through play by acting out their favorite childhood stories. A new story was added in 2018 when Fairytale Town opened its newest structure Anansi's Web - inspired by the stories of Anansi the spider, a popular character in West African folk tales.
Small Business of the Year | Silt Wine Company & Muddy Boot Wine
What launched as a side project to the family farm has grown into a strong business with roots dug deep in Clarksburg. Co-founders Tom Merwin, David Ogilvie and Phil Ogilvie epitomize the many hats worn by the Capital Region's small business owners as they grow their business and give back to their community. Read the Small Business Storybehind this year's Small Business of the Year.
Young Professional of the Year | Megan Blackwell of Otto Construction
In her role at Otto Construction, Megan Blackwell and her team were responsible for bringing in nearly $62 million in new projects to the family-owned business. But it is her passion for Sacramento and efforts to elevate the region's young professionals, that epitomizes why she is such an impactful young leader.
Ambassador of the Year | Julie Brown of California Clothing Recyclers
Every organization needs its raving fans. Julie Brown is by far one of the Metro Chamber's biggest fans in her role as a Metro Chamber Ambassador. Her tireless efforts and countless hours engaging Members and businesses is one of the many reasons we will honor her on February 1. Learn more about being an Ambassador or join our Membership Committee.
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