The McKinleyville Chamber held it's first quarterly State of McKinleyville Breakfast at the Holiday Inn Express on Tuesday July 12. Thank you to Robin Baker of McKinleyville Family Resource Center, Chief Justin McDonald of Arcata Fire, Tom Mattson with the County of Humboldt and Lt. Kevin Miller of the Humboldt County Sheriff Department for helping to inform our community at the first quarterly State of McKinleyville Breakfast.
NEW BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Fieldbrook General Store
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE
HOME BASED BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Diane's Sweet Heat
NON PROFIT OF THE YEAR
Bob has worked in many fields during his career. Some of which are owning Wainwright's Mobil Station at the corner of Central Ave. and School Rd. in the 60's and 70's, a journeyman sheet metal worker/welder and a heavy equipment operator. He has traveled over one million miles as a truck driver and retired in 2005 from North Coast Export/LP after 25 years as a Millwright Electrician. He is the father of three sons and the grandfather of five. After graduating from McKinleyville High School, Cyndi completed two years at College of the Redwoods with a focus on Early Childhood Education. She has worked in the food service and childcare industries, was the front-end manager of a retail store in Lake County and a manager's secretary in charge of merchandise ordering at a building center. She has always enjoyed working with children and those with special needs. She is the proud aunt of eight nephews and nieces.
North Coast Drywall is a locally owned drywall company that has been operating in Humboldt County for the last 14 years. They do anything from custom homes to commercial properties. Two projects they proudly completed were the Trinidad Museum and Trinidad Library. They are hardworking dependable company and hope to be a part of the community for many years to come.
Guests lined up to get their copy of Coast Central Credit Union's 2016 Calendar signed by featured artist Beverly Harper. Over 150 people attended the McKinleyville Chamber's October mixer hosted by the credit union. Dean Hart, Vice President of Marketing and Communications for Coast Central welcomed the crowd. The event was catered by Brett Shuler Fine Catering and the beverages were served by Six Rivers Brewery. The chamber's next mixer will be hosted by Cher Ae Heights Casino in their Firewater Lounge on Thursday, November 12 at 5:30 p.m.