Goleta’s Finest is November 18

Goleta Chamber Hosts Annual ‘Celebration of Our Community’

Goleta’s Finest is November 18th!

Don’t miss this Celebration of Our Community! This event will be held at Bacara Resort & Spa on November 18 from 5pm - 7pm. Please help us celebrate those that make our community thrive; registration is here.

- Man of the Year - Bill Redding

- Woman of the Year - Sylvia Redding

- Educator of the Year - Dr. Kathleen Boomer

- Student of the Year - Guadalupe Pina

- Volunteer of the Year - Retta Slay

- Non-Profit of the Year - Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

- Entreprenuer of the Year - Paul Avolio, Latitude 34 Technologies

- Small Business of the Year - Marmalade Café

- Large Business of the Year - Deckers Outdoor Corporation

Source: Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce

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