Temecula Xenia Hospitality Awards Past Winners

2018 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year –  Robert (Bob) Morris, Architectural Artists
Hospitality Award – Temecula Olive Oil Company
Ambassador Award – Jeff Littrell, Wilson Creek Winery & Vineyards
Social Media Award – Wilson Creek Winery & Vineyards
Champion Culinary Award – Daragh Matheson, The Restaurant at Leoness Cellars
Cilurzo Award for Winery of the Year – Doffo Winery
 

 

Spotlight on Service Recipients
Mario Araiza - La Cocina De Reyes Bar & Grill
Aidenn Asberry - Avensole Restaurant
Chelsey Beckley - Bottaia Winery
Brynn Blackstone - The Nightingale
Sarah Breniff - The Restaurant at Ponte
Laurence Carner - Pechanga Resort Casino
Edward Dillon - II Tramonto Ristorante
Evelyn Hartley - Baily's Old Town Temecula 
Holly Estrema - Falkner Winery
Selena Flint - 1909 Temecula
Kristin Frame - Embassy Suites by Hilton Temecula Valley Wine Country
Andrea Francis - Temecula Olive Oil Company
Shelby Gonzalez - Promenade Temecula
Laura Kessens - Robert Renzoni Vineyards & Winery
Stacey Krause - Jacob's House Temecula
Breann Madden - Hart Family Winery
Cassie McCrady - Ponte Winery
Mike Nordskog - Grapeline Wine Tours
Nicole Palmer - Starbucks Promenade Temecula
Lani Rager - Sugarplum Zoo & Chocolates
Massie Schamel - Wilson Creek Winery & Vineyards
Jared Schriver - Pechanga Resort Casino
Jeri Smith - Starbucks Rancho/ Meadows
Laura Thomas - Pechanga Resort Casino
Devon Williams - P. F. Chang's Temecula
Tina Wucker - Wilson Creek Winery & Vineyards

 

2017 Recipients

The Welty Award for Tourism Professional of the Year – Melody Brunsting (awarded at TVCC Awards Gala)
Hospitality Award – Pechanga Resort & Casino
Ambassador Award – Scott Wilson, Pechanga Resort Casino
Social Media Award – Avensole Winery
Champion Culinary Award – Leah Di Bernardo
Cilurzo Award for Winery of the Year – Falkner Winery

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