Volunteers of the year 2018

Volunteers of the year

The volunteer efforts of our members both past and present have made the Richardson Chamber of Commerce one of the largest and most active chambers of commerce in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

When business professionals lend their time and expertise to lead the Chamber, it enables us to offer enhanced programs and more opportunities for you to grow professionally.

Thank you to these members who have made significant contributions to the chamber in 2018.

Rookie of the Year
David Ebenezer, The Drawing Board
David attended almost every Richardson Young Professionals happy hour, committee meeting, chocolate-drop and volunteered to host the RYP holiday party at The Drawing Board.

Ambassador of the Year

Bob Krombach, Preferred Office Products
Awarded on a point system for greeting at events, ribbon cuttings, and retention calls, this is Bob’s third year as Ambassador of the Year (2011 & 2015).

​Small Business of the Year
Arapaho Flowers
Arapaho Flowers donated a centerpiece for the Annual Meeting and provided a discount for the police recognition event and the Tech Titans Awards Gala.

Volunteer of the Year

Raul Hinojosa, UT Dallas
As chair of the Education and Workforce Committee, Raul led the effort around iDream, the state of the district and higher education events, and the launch of the Education Hero Award at the EDGE ceremony.

Committee of the Year
Kyle James, Eric Peltier and Ron Taylor
This committee produced a sell-out tournament that resulted in double the net income to the Chamber above what was initially budgeted.