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Irwindale Chamber of Commerce-Award Applications
Irwindale Chamber Seeking Nominations for Annual Awards

Nomination forms have been sent out for Business Person of the Year, Employee of the Year and Citizen of the Year.  Each year, these awards are presented at the Chamber’s Installation Dinner/Gala.  The 2016 Installation Dinner – “A Night in Paris” is on Friday, January 29 at the Embassy Suites in Arcadia.
The Business Person of the Year and the Employee of the Year is awarded to someone that
  • Demonstrates excellence in their business or profession
  • Provides valuable service to the Irwindale Chamber
  • Provides valuable service to the community (can be other than Irwindale)
  • Exhibits initiative and creativity
  • Represents a current Irwindale Chamber Member Business
Other items of consideration include
  • Business accomplishments including State special recognitions or projects, length of time in business and demonstrated leadership.
  • Community service including participation in civic and service organizations, charitable activities, religious groups, educational institutions & other involvements, such as youth groups and
  • Chamber of Commerce activity including serving on committees and the board of directors, serving as a volunteer at an event, being a sponsor or partner with a particular program or service.
The Citizen of the Year is awarded to an Irwindale resident that
  • Makes contributions to the welfare and betterment of Irwindale
  • Participates in other community and civic enterprises
  •  Exhibits a spirit of cooperation with organizations and individuals 
Completed nomination forms are due at the Chamber office by  December 1.  See below for links to applications and selection procedures.  Completed applications can be brought to the Chamber office, faxed to (626) 960-3868, or emailed to

Applications for Annual Awards will be available in the fall: Deadline for submission is December 1, 2015

Annual Business Awards

Joe Dishanni Business of the Year
Current year business of the month honorees are eligible for award. Business of the Year Selection Procedures
Business Person of the Year
Employee of the Year
Award Application
Selection Procedure
Ambassador of the Year
Current year Ambassadors of the Month honorees are eligible for award. Selection Procedure

Annual Citizen of the Year Award

Now Accepting Applications for EC Awards: Deadline for submission is August 8, 2015

Environmental Awards

Awards given for
  • Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Solid Waste Reduction
  • Water Sustainability
  • Energy Preservation

Award Application for all awards

Monthly Awards