Congratulations to the award winners!

2019 event photos by KOH PhotoThe East County Community Times

2018 Community Service Awardees:

Ambassador of the Year: Vincent Ortiz
Leadership East County Person of the Year: Ute  Maschke, Ph.D.
Business Volunteer of the Year: Bryan Shull
Business & Education Person of the Year: James Sly
Community Partner of the Year: Dave Steele
Public Service Person of the Year: Steve Goble
Chairman’s Award: Maureen Shinn

2018 Business of the Year Awardees:

Best Restaurant: The Trails Eatery
Education Industry: Literacy First Charter Schools
Entertainment & Recreation Industry: Sycuan Casino
Environmental Stewardship: RCP Block & Brick
Financial Services Industry: Point Loma Credit Union
Health Services Industry: Home of Guiding Hands
Home & Business Improvement Industry: Pure Light Cleaning Specialists
Manufacturing Industry: Seamless Rain Gutters, Inc.
New Member Business: Civility Partners
Non-Profit Business: Young Life East County
Professional Services Industry: Security First
Retail, Sales & Marketing Industry: Jasmine Creek Florist



The East County Honors Annual Awards Gala has become the premier celebration in San Diego East County, honoring businesses and individuals for their accomplishments and recognizing the tremendous and lasting impact they’ve made on our community.  “East County Honors” also serves as a fundraiser, raising money to fund community programs and services supported by the Chamber throughout the year.


Thank You to our 2019 Gala Sponsors!

“Royal Court” Sponsor

“Duke & Duchess” Sponsors


“Viscount” Sponsors











“Lords & Ladies” Table Sponsors




“Jester” Half-Table Sponsors




“Carnival” Live Entertainment Underwriter



For further information, contact or 619-440-6161.


Watch videos from our 2016 & 2017 East County Honors Events…