• Celebration of Leaders Awards

  • 2018 Nominations Now Open 2018 Nominations Now Open

    Mountain View Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 23rd Annual Celebration of Leaders Awards, which each year recognizes exceptional contributions and service to the Mountain View Community. We are currently inviting nominations for the “Outstanding Business” Awards, to be presented to the winners on March 2, 2018. Other local organizations will be a part of the evening’s festivities by honoring their Outstanding Volunteers.


    • Outstanding Business – 2 Awards Presented

    Businesses with 1‑49 Employees
    Businesses with 50+ Employees

    • Outstanding Organization

    i.e. non‑profit organizations, service clubs, churches

    • Outstanding Business Person

    Business owners, individuals

    • Outstanding Young Business Person

    Business owners, individuals

    • Outstanding New Member

    Mountain View Chamber of Commerce New Member, individual or business

    Some things you may want to consider include exceptional service or contributions to our Mountain View community and scope of contributions. Awards will attempt to reflect the diversity of the Mountain View community.

    Nominations must be submitted by November 30, 2017. We encourage you to spend time interviewing your nominee so that your nomination form will be well researched and informative.



  • 2017 Celebration of Leaders Honorees 2017 Celebration of Leaders Honorees

    • Ambassador of the Year: Mike Kasperzak  watch video 
    • Outstanding Business Person: Sarah Astles, OPAL Nightclub  watch video 
    • Outstanding Young Business Person: Sophie Alcorn, Alcorn Immigration Law  watch video 
    • Outstanding Organization: CONCERN: Employee Assistance Program  watch video 
    • Outstanding New Member: Eureka! Mountain View  watch video 
    • Outstanding Small Business: Interiors & Textiles  watch video 
    • Outstanding Large Business: Kaiser Permanente  watch video
    • Lifetime Achievement: Rick Meyer  watch video 
    • Special Recognition: Terry Allie, California Artists  watch video 

    Participating Non-Profits Honoring their Volunteer of the Year

    • Community Services Agency: Tom Smith watch video
    • El Camino YMCA: Adrian Gonzales watch video
    • Friends of Stevens Creek Trail: Tom Bornheimer watch video
    • KMVT Community Television: Nick Borda watch video
    • Leadership Mountain View & Mountain View Educational Foundation: Greg Fowler watch video
    • Mountain View Public Safety Foundation: Cliff Delcarlo watch video
  • Donate a Prize Donate a Prize

    We would like to invite your participation in our event with a donation of a gift certificate, prize or gift basket from your place of business to be used in our silent auction and raffle at the dinner.

    We are excited as well to have over 200 attendees including local dignitaries, prominent business leaders and community leaders join us as we recognize these outstanding businesses and individuals.

    The Chamber's tax identification number is 941-08-1934 for your donation purposes. Please mail or deliver all donations to the Chamber office with the attached form by January 19, 2018.

    Attn: COL Donation, 580 Castro Street, Mountain View, CA 94041.

    We would like to encourage your business or organization to be a part of this event, where local businesses and volunteers are celebrating their stars. For additional information, please contact me at 650.968.8378 or send an email to katrina@chambermv.org.

    We greatly appreciate your consideration in partnering with us to honor those who do so much for our community.

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