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2020

NOVATO CHAMBER HONORS DINNER

BAY CLUB STONETREE

Honors Finalists - Business, Volunteer & Sponsor of the Year

Large Business of the Year

Small Business of the Year

Beso Bistro

Green Hauling

Marin Eye Care

 

Volunteer of the Year

Martine Hoefgnagles
Dan MacDonald Architects

Jeremy Hogan
Friend of the Chamber

Tom Keaney
Primerica

AJ Vasquez
Umpqua Bank

 

SPONSOR OF THE YEAR

Community First Credit Union

Hennessy Funds

Katie Chase - State Farm Insurance

Rob Martel Photography

Inducting our Newest Leaders - New Board Members

Shaping Tomorrow Starts Here. 

The Novato Chamber is pleased to announce three additions to the  Board of Directors. Board Term terms officially begin in January. Thank you for choosing to serve our community with the Novato Chamber.

Board Member Novato Chamber Michael Jackson Realtor Wayne Novato Board of Directors Honors Dinner Festival of Art Wine and Music

Michael W Jackson

COLDWELL BANKER
LEADERSHIP NOVATO GRADUATE | 2019

Joining the Board, AJ is the second Umpqua Store Manager to join the board. Mentored by former Board President, Don Cliver, AJ is excited to help the Novato community grow.

2020 - 2022 Board Term

Novato Chamber Board of Directors Valerie Russo of State Farm by Katie Chase

Valerie Russo

STATE FARM INSURANCE - KATIE CHASE

Welcome to new Board Member Valerie Russo. Valerie works in the State Farm office of Katie Chase (on Grant Avenue) and is a new-comer to Novato. Her parents recently retired to Bel Marin Keys and her and her new husband (and their expected baby) have followed!

2020 - 2022 Board Term
Sofia was born on 11.9.19!

Executive Committee - Shaping Tomorow.

Patsy Fliesch BOD Board of Directors Novato CHamber

Patsy Fleisch

PAST PRESIDENT
MARY KAY COSMETICS

Honors Dinner Novato Chamber North Bay Business Events Free Marin Country Club Cheryl Jennings ABC 7 News Patsy Fleisch President Novato Chamber Leadership Business Volunteer thank you appreciation athas eklund Coy Smith Wernick Fryday Lucan Huffman Rempe Petaluma San Rafael Santa Rosa Novato Youth Center North Bay Fires Restaurants Trek Bank of Marin Elinor Lacy Presbyterian Church Novato Marie Rios MTR Event Design Marin Eye Car Hilltop 1892 Leadership Novato. Downtown Novato Dale Kline School Fuel Tourt Marin Novato Sonoma Petluma School Funding

Dale Kline

VICE PRESIDENT
SCHOOL FUEL

CCK Cameron Cofey and Kaye Professional Corporation Honors Dinner Novato Chamber North Bay Business Events Free Marin Country Club Cheryl Jennings ABC 7 News Patsy Fleisch President Novato Chamber Leadership Business Volunteer thank you appreciation athas eklund Coy Smith Wernick Fryday Lucan Huffman Rempe Petaluma San Rafael Santa Rosa Novato Youth Center North Bay Fires Restaurants Trek Bank of Marin Elinor Lacy Presbyterian Church Novato Marie Rios MTR Event Design Marin Eye Car Hilltop 1892 Leadership Novato. Downtown Novato

Coree Cameron

VICE PRESIDENT
CAMERON COFFEY & KAYE

Board of Director Treasurer Novato Chamber

Seth Shorett

TREASURER
PRESIDIO BANK

A Fair Farewell - Thank you for your service and dedication!

Dawson, Mark (BW) Giant Properties Inc Novato Board of Directors

Mark Dawson

GIANT PROPERTIES INC
LEADERSHIP NOVATO GRADUATE | 2012

2012-2019 Board Term

Mike Dolan Board President Directors

Mike Dolan

VICE PRESIDENT
CHARLES SCHWAB
LEADERSHIP NOVATO GRADUATE | 2012

2013-2019 Board Term

BioMarin Novato CHamber

Alyssa Galloway

VICE PRESIDENT
BIOMARIN PHARMACEUTICAL

2018-2019 Board Term

Honors Dinner Novato Chamber North Bay Business Events Free Marin Country Club Cheryl Jennings ABC 7 News Patsy Fleisch President Novato Chamber Leadership Business Volunteer thank you appreciation athas eklund Coy Smith Wernick Fryday Lucan Huffman Rempe Petaluma San Rafael Santa Rosa Novato Youth Center North Bay Fires Restaurants Trek Bank of Marin Elinor Lacy Presbyterian Church Novato Marie Rios MTR Event Design Marin Eye Car Hilltop 1892 Leadership Novato. Downtown Novato

Tim Howard

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT

2019 Board Term

Hoopes, Bill (Board BW)

Bill Hoopes

NEAT CAPITAL
LEADERSHIP NOVATO GRADUATE | 2005

 

Wernick Rick Novato CHamber Honors Dinner Fun Event

Rick Wernick

PAST PRESIDENT - 2018
STATE FARM INSURANCE
RICK WERNICK
LEADERSHIP NOVATO GRADUATE | 2008

2012-2019 - (decd 2019) 

 

Outstanding Leaders and Committee Heads

Committees give our members the opportunity to lead, affect change and grow their businesses. Through our dedicated committee heads the Chamber can grow and help support the Novato and North Bay economy. 

AMBASSADORS

Jodi & Marg

Jodi Fischer

ALL CALIFORNIA MORTGAGE

 

MARGARET KAPRANOS

REAL ESTATE AGENT

2019 GOLF TOURNAMENT

Honors Dinner Novato Chamber North Bay Business Events Free Marin Country Club Cheryl Jennings ABC 7 News Patsy Fleisch President Novato Chamber Leadership Business Volunteer thank you appreciation athas eklund Coy Smith Wernick Fryday Lucan Huffman Rempe Petaluma San Rafael Santa Rosa Novato Youth Center North Bay Fires Restaurants Trek Bank of Marin Elinor Lacy Presbyterian Church Novato Marie Rios MTR Event Design Marin Eye Car Hilltop 1892 Leadership Novato. Downtown Novato Cheryl Jennings ABC7 News Loma Prieta Afghanistan Guest Speaker Key Note Address San Francisco Oakland Bay Area Greece Imee Birket Womren in Business Athas George

George Athas

ATHAS & ASSOCIATES REAL ESTATE

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

Leslie Salazar Seth Shorett

Leslie Biagini- Salazar

AJ PAINT MASTERS

 

Seth Shorett

PRESIDIO BANK

NORTH BAY TOURISM

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Garrett Grialou

 NOVATO OAKS INN  BEST WESTERN

WOMEN IN BUSINESS

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Imee Birkett

ISAGENIX - young & fun at any age

BUSINESS EDUCATION

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Lauri Hammer

HENNESSY FUNDS

Carlile Conference Room

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History | Novato Chamber

The Novato Chamber is one of the North Bay's oldest institutions. The Chamber led Novato through much of the early years and continues to play a critical role in the community.

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Order New Badges

Order / Re-Order your Novato Chamber badges. Order your committee badge, board/ambassador badges, and now purchase replacement Leadership Novato Alumni Badges and a (new) general Membership Badge. Order form available online!

NEW BADGES
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