PASO ROBLES — The Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce (PRCC) has announced Matt Masia as 2018 Roblan of the Year and Cava Robles RV Resort as the 2018 Beautification of the Year recipients. Both will be honored at the Chamber’s Annual Gala being held Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Paso Robles Inn Ballroom. In addition, they will recognize the 2018 Ambassador of the Year, Virginia Lockyer, install their 2019 Board of Directors, thank the outgoing board for the years of dedicated service, and hold a silent and live auction at the event.
Matt Masia is a graduate of Paso Robles High School and played on the CIF Champion Football team. He received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Fresno State University. After college, he returned to Paso Robles and in 1986, he established the Adelaide Inn. In 2017, he was inducted into the California Mid State Fair Hall of Fame. He also won the Mid-Sate Fair Blue Ribbon Award and the Pioneer Committee “Supporter Award.”
He has been a proud supporter of numerous youth organizations, including the California Mid State Fair Livestock Auction, several youth sports teams, Bearcat Boosters, Boys and Girls Club, Children’s Museum, and Youth Arts at Studios on the Park. He volunteers with Little League Baseball and has helped establish a working garden along with the students of Daniel Speck Elementary School. He has also been instrumental in a variety of community organizations such as Estrella Warbird Museum, Pioneer Museum, Pioneer Day, Main Street Association and the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce.
His committee and board involvement includes, but is certainly not limited to, 4-H President, Paso Robles FFA President, Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce President for 2 years and longtime Board Member, City of Paso Robles “All Aboard” Train Station Committee Chair and Board, San Luis Obispo County Visitor and Convention Bureau Founding Member and Board and a founding member of the Paso Robles Business Improvement District.
Cava Robles RV Resort will be awarded the 2018 Beautification of the Year for its transformation of a 74-acre property in northeast Paso Robles, off CA 46 East. This gorgeous resort includes more than 200 motor coach sites and 20 freestanding cottage-inspired vacation rentals, spacious banquet facilities, two large swimming pools, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a large covered picnic and gathering spot for guests’ enjoyment.
Join the Chamber in honoring these awardees during their Annual Gala on Saturday, January 26, 2019. Visit www.pasorobleschamber.com or call 805-238-0506 for ticket information and additional details.