Past Winners

2016 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year – Cherise Manning (awarded at TVCC Awards Gala)
Hospitality Award – Galway Downs
Ambassador Award – John Kelliher, Stryder Transportation, Grapeline Wine Tours & Casa Turo Vacation Rentals
Social Media Award – Pechanga Resort & Casino
Champion Culinary Award – The Goat and Vine
Cilurzo Award for Winery of the Year – Robert Renzoni Vineyards & Winery

2015 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year – Gillian Larson, Reality Rally (awarded at TVCC Awards Gala)
Hospitality Award – E.A.T Marketplace
Ambassador Award – Jeff Brown, Vail Lake Resort
Social Media Award – Wilson Creek Winery
Champion Culinary Award – Cork | Fire Kitchen at Temecula Creek Inn
Cilurzo Award for Winery of the Year – Wilson Creek Winery

2014 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year – Peg & Jimmy Moore (awarded at TVCC Awards Gala)
Hospitality Award – A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure
Ambassador Award – Melody’s Ad Works
Social Media Award – South Coast Winery Resort & Spa
Break Through Award – Oak Mountain Winery

2013 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year – Bill Wilson, Wilson Creek Winery (awarded at TVCC Awards Gala)
Hospitality Award – Temecula Creek Inn
Ambassador Award – Gillian Larson, Reality Rally
Social Media Award – Reality Rally
Break Through Award – South Coast Winery Resort & Spa

2012 Recipients

Hospitality Award – The Grapeline Wine Country Shuttle
Tourism Professional of the Year – John Kelliher, The Grapeline Wine Country Shuttle
Ambassador Award – Vail Lake
Social Media Award – Temecula Valley Winegrowers Assn.
Break Through Award – Galway Downs

2011 Recipients

Hospitality Award – City of Temecula
Tourism Professional of the Year – Corrina Coram, Crazy for California
Ambassador Award – Pechanga Resort & Casino – Summer Concert Series
Social Media Award – Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival
Break Through Award – City of Temecula – Police Department

2010 Recipients

Hospitality Award – Pechanga Resort & Casino
Tourism Professional of the Year – Melody Brunsting, Melody’s Ad Works
Ambassador Award – Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival
Social Media Award – Temecula Valley Winegrowers Assn.
Break Through Award – Promenade Temecula