For Immediate Release – Goleta, CA, November 20, 2014: GoGoleta.com, the online Goleta travel guide, congratulates the recipients of the 2014 Goleta’s Finest Awards. Sponsored by the Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce, the awards will celebrate those who have gone above and beyond to contribute to the local community. The 65th Annual Goleta’s Finest Community Awards Ceremony will take place from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 21, at the beautiful Bacara Resort & Spa, at 8301 Hollister Avenue in Goleta.
The website which promotes all forms of things to do in Goleta knows what a special place Goleta is to live, work and visit. GoGoleta.com also recognizes and appreciates all the people who welcome visitors and make this community stand out as the perfect place to spend a family vacation. The contributors to Goleta’s success who will be honored at this year’s awards ceremony are:
- Woman of the Year: Kathy Koeper
- Man of the Year: Mark Linehan
- Volunteer of the Year: Michele Schneider Talkington
- Educator of the Year: Jamie DeVries
- Student Entrepreneur of the Year: Scott Voulgaris
- Student of the Year: Bella Darke
- Entrepreneur of the Year: Ali Bauerlein, Inogen
- Large Business of the Year: Cabrillo Business Park
- Small Business of the Year: Hollister Brewing Company
- Non-Profit of the Year: Isla Vista Youth Projects
- Global Impact Award: SEE International
- Special Recognition: Shuji Nakamura, 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics
The evening will include a raffle benefiting the Goleta Education Foundation. Tickets to the ceremony may be purchased for $20 each or six for $100. Further information on the event is available by contacting the Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce at (805) 967-2500 or (800) 646-5382. Bacara Resort and Spa is also offering guests overnight accommodations for $199. Recognized as one of the finest hotels in the world, Bacara’s signature terra-cotta tile roofs, covered archways and wooden trellises lend it to the understated, relaxed appeal of a true California resort destination. To book a room for the night, call 855-967-0027 and ask for the “Goleta’s Finest” block of rooms. Other hotels in Goleta may be found on GoGoleta.com.
GoGoleta.com is the source of information for all Goleta events and activities. The online platform is a one-stop website that can help residents and visitors plan anything from a romantic weekend for two in Goleta to a fun family vacation in Goleta.
About GoGoleta.com: GoGoleta.com is the online Goleta travel guide, with all the information needed to plan a family vacation in Goleta. Visit the website at http://gogoleta.com for Goleta family activities, Goleta hotels, and Goleta restaurants. “Like” the Facebook page to receive regular updates on Goleta activities. Call 805-967-2500 for more Goleta family vacation ideas.