Annual Installation Dinner & James R. Hughes Citizen of the Year Award Presentation
Event Date: Jun 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Five awards will be presented at the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce James R. Hughes Citizen of the Year Presentation and Installation of the Board of Directors on Saturday, June 3, at Asilomar Conference Grounds.
The event begins with a no-host reception at 6 p.m. followed by dinner and entertainment at 7 p.m. Cost is $55 per person. For reservations and more information, contact the Chamber office at 373-3304.
Among the honors is the Citizen of the Year Award, named for the late Dr. James R. Hughes, who was a well-known Pacific Grove dentist with a long history of community service as a city councilman, state coastal commissioner, water board member and many other roles. Former honorees selected this year’s recipient.
Below is a list of the awards and award winners:
Citizen of the Year - Mark Travaille, Travaille Brothers Construction
Public Official of the Year - Dr. Ralph Porras, Superintendent, Pacific Grove Unified School District
Business of the Year - Bill and Helen Bluhm, Bratty and Bluhm Property Management
Twenty Five Years of Hospitality Service - Victoria Arroyo, Monterey Peninsula Inn
Executive Director of the Year - Jeanette Kihs, Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History