2021 International Tribute Awards - SD Regional Chamber



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2021 International Tribute Awards

December 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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The annual International Tribute Awards is the Chamber’s signature international event to honor outstanding individuals and businesses who have made a substantial contribution to the binational initiatives bridging the US and Mexican economies. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with leaders from both sides of the border.

This year, we’re proud to be recognizing our 2021 award recipients:

International Business of the Year
Taylor Guitars

International Leader of the Year
Melissa Floca, Senior Advisor for Cross-Border Initiatives at the University of San Diego’s Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

Cross-Border Collaboration Award
Supervisor Nora Vargas, County of San Diego
Ambassador Carlos Gonzalez Gutierrez, Consul General of Mexico in San Diego
Luis Lutteroth, President of Consejo de Desarrollo de Tijuana (CDT)


Date: Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Time: 5:00 – 7:30 pm
5:00 pm – Networking | 6:00 pm – Awards Program | 6:30 pm – Networking resumes

Location: The Westgate Hotel  | 3rd Floor Fountain Terrace | 1055 2nd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Parking: $18 Valet for all attendees

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Sponsorship & Ticket Costs:

  • Corporate Sponsor: $6,000
  • Package of Ten Tickets: $650
  • Member Individual Ticket: $75
  • Nonmember Individual Ticket: $105


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Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. Please click here to view our sponsorship packages. For further information, contact Sherman Stocker at sstocker@sdchamber.org or (619) 544-1354.

Thank you to Laurens Antoine Photography & Headshots for donating their photography services for this event!



December 7, 2021
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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