News online for Encinitas, Calif.

North Coast Current

News online for Encinitas, Calif.

North Coast Current

News online for Encinitas, Calif.

North Coast Current

Shop Surf Gear at
Save 10% On Your Order with code OSIDE at

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce names award finalists


Carlsbad CA— The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce announces the finalists for the 2022 Carlsbad Business Achievement & Distinction Awards.

Winners will be announced at a luncheon Friday, May 20 from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa.

“As business move beyond the ravages of Covid, we are excited to celebrate those that elevate their organizations and innovate forward,” Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bret Schanzenbach said. “This is a significant year that we are thrilled to be meeting with everyone together again in person to celebrate the accomplishments of so many within our community.”

Ticket prices to be a part of this celebration are $105 for members, $160 for general public and $1200 for a sponsored table of eight. Other event sponsorship opportunities are available.

Go to the chamber’s main event page to purchase tickets.

Carlsbad Business Achievement & Distinction Awards Finalists:

 Business of the Year (Small Business):

  • Cheryl Collins Homes Inc.
  • Dempsey Construction
  • California Watersports
  • Red Lotus Wellness Center
  • Coherence Associates
  • Morrison Insurance Services Inc.
  • BrightStar Care of Carlsbad
  • Emerge Diagnostics Inc

 Business of the Year (Large Business):

  • Quidel Corporation
  • LEGOLAND California Resort
  • Tri-City Medical Center

 Best Place to Work:

  • GoBe Rewarded
  • Intelligence Drive Advisers
  • SSA Insurance
  • Easy Life Management
  • Guide My Finances

Community Impact:

  • Mitchell Thorp Foundation
  • Phillips + Co
  • Yoga Your Way
  • Senior Care Options
  • Imagine Podcasting
  • Encinitas Periodontics & Dental Implants

 Innovator of the Year:

  • Calsense
  • TJS Consulting
  • Glow Theory Dermatology Studio
  • Employees HME

 Nonprofit of the Year:

  • Carlsbad Charitable Foundation
  • Demcco Democratic Club of Carlsbad/Oceanside
  • Beacons Inc.
  • Audeo Charter School II
  • Carlsbad Educational Foundation
  • ECOLIFE Conservation
  • New Village Arts
  • North County Food Bank

— News release offers nonprofit groups, public agencies and organizations of varying interests the opportunity to share their news by submitting press releases for publication. Send yours to news[at]

Activate Search
Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce names award finalists