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Fax: 760-749-8483
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 Board of Directors — 2015
Stuart Holthaus - President
Bayed Long - Vice President
Charlie Smith - Secretary
Moira Neibert - Treasurer
Greg Carlson - Past President
Erick Vidal  
Ron McCowan  
Rebecca Smith
Diane Conaway
Julie Stroh
Carla Miller
Brandon Strausbaugh
Bob Marek
John Smylie - Chamber Counsel
Ambassadors — 2015
Judith Shadzi – Cosmic Solar
Teresa Salmon – Redwood Terrace
Lynn Smith – Country Kettle Corn
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We at the Chamber realize you may have concerns regarding the Chamber of Commerce. We would like to address your concerns or comments with our Executive Board at our monthly meeting. Please fill out our form and we will contact you within a weeks time to address your concern.

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March Sundowner
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Things are moving forward here at the Chamber and we have opportunities galore to promote your business and/or organization!

1) First, we are in the process of sending out our next direct mail piece to about 10,000 residents. Please make sure your membership is up-to-date in order to be included. There are advertising opportunities on one side, however, space is limited and will be granted on a first come first served basis. There are 9 business card (1.25” X 2.5”) $175 spaces and 5 logo ad (1.25” x 1.25”) $75 spaces. All artwork and payment need to be in to the chamber by April 15th. Also, check your listing from the last mailing (see attached) and confirm it is correct.

2) Second, 2015 Valley Center Western Days Parade applications. This is a FREE way to advertise your business or organization. We anticipate over 3,000 spectators on the parade route. What better opportunity do you have to reach that many customers?

3) Third, the Optimist are offering fence banner sponsorships at the Festival this year. These banners will be placed on the fence outside the Festival. Pricing is - $300 for a 4’ x 8’ banner and $150 for a 4’ x 2’. All payment and artwork need to be in to Ron Johnson by May 1st. Ron’s email is and phone number is 760-419-7633.

4) Fourth, our Mayor Candidate is Kami Voertman of Broken Rock Ranch. We are selling ads on the Rotary pancake breakfast placemats for her fundraiser. A business card ad is $50; Business card and ½ size is $100 and 2 business card size is $150. All artwork and payment need to be in to the Chamber by May 15th.

5) Fifth, we have reserved July 2nd for Valley Center Day at the Del Mar Fair. If you would like FREE a table in the pavillion please contact Mary. Space is limited so RSVP soon.

6) Save the date for our 4th Annual Block Party and Business Expo. It will take place on Saturday, September 19th from 10am to 2pm at A-1 Irrigation.

There are so many affordable opportunities to promote your business! Take advantage of them NOW!

Stuart Holthaus, President

Irish Stew Cook-Off
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Installation Banquet 2015
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We are pleased to announce our
2014 Citizens and Businesses of the Year!

2014 Female Citizen of the Year
Sarah Lopez from Ridgeview Preschool

2014 Male Citizen of the Year
John Yeager of Summit Mortgage

2014 Large Business of the Year
Armstrong Feed and Supply

2014 Small Business of the Year
Melrose Ranch


— Western Days Parade 2015
We would love to have you back this year!
- Equestrian Entry Form
- Parade Entry Form
- Parade Instructions

— 21st Annual Irish Stew and smashing success! St. Stephen's Hall was transformed into an Irish Village as crowds of people came dressed in forty shades of green to try the 18 different Irish Stews that were prepared by local businesses, service clubs and individuals. Click for Flyer

— 777 Valley Center Dining Experience
7 Restaurants, 7 Days, $7 Ticket. Winner will be announced at Western Days Main Stage May 22nd.
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—Valley Center Chamber of Commerce
2015 Honorary Mayor’s Race
It’s that time of year...preparations for Western Days have begun and the VC Chamber of Commerce Honorary Mayor’s Race is getting ready to kick-off! Entries begin March 2nd, 2015. 2015 Mayor's Race    Mayor's Race Rules

— Special Thanks to our Banquet SponsorsView Our Sponsors

Welcome New Chamber Members
Sundance Natural Foods Company
Country Junction Deli
Ridgeview Church & Preschool
El Rey Restaurant

New Chamber Members
Robert Cording
Robert Cording
Custom Murals
Ben Howard
Valley Baptist Church
Allen Robinette
Robinette Residential Services
Diane Winters
Sand Dollars North County
Larry McKenzie
The Broker Network
Maria Stackhouse
AmeriGas Propane

Cosmic Solar Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

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Melrose Ranch Movie Night
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3rd Anuual Blockparty and Expo
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