The WVCBA is thrilled to announce 10 recipients of its annual Oxnard Community & Business Awards, which will be celebrated on Thursday, August 18, at 11:30 am at the historic Heritage Square in Downtown Oxnard.
Now in its 72nd year, the Community & Business Awards honors outstanding individuals, businesses and organizations that make Oxnard a wonderful community to live, work and do business in. Nominations are submitted by the public and reviewed by a selection committee. In addition to the nominations, the WVCBA Executive Committee selects an individual, business or organization to receive the Oxnard Trophy for bringing recognition to Oxnard and bettering the community.
Tickets for the celebratory luncheon are $75 (includes lunch) and can be purchased online at www.wvcba.org or at https://bit.ly/oxcbawards22.
The 2022 honorees are:
Entrepreneur of the Year: Jose Celedon
Distinguished Citizen of the Year: Patty Paumier
Volunteer of the Year: Pedro Chavez
Young Professional of the Year: Emma Grossman
Nonprofit of the Year: Nyeland Promise
Small Business of the Year: Reardon Funeral Homes
Large Business of the Year: St. John's Regional Medical Center
Community Influencer of the Year: Visit Oxnard
Best Place to Work: Gold Coast Transit District
Oxnard Trophy: Herzog Wine Cellars & Tierra Sur Restaurant
More details about each awardee will be shared soon.