March 5, 2016
6:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Texas Disposal Systems -  Exotic Game Ranch
11508 Carl Road 
Creedmoor, TX 78610
14th Annual 
Awards Banquet & Gala 
Hosted by the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce
The Buda Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 14th Annual Awards Banquet and Gala - Viva Las Vegas. Along with the Awards and Gala enjoy a full buffet with hand carved prime rib, complimentary beer and wine, a comedy show, live band, casino tables, live and silent auction.

Sponsorships are still available. Please see the links below for more information.
Need tickets to the Gala? Buy yours today!

$100 individual ticket price.
Tickets may be purchased over the phone with a credit card by calling 
(512) 295-9999 or stop by the Chamber office,
203 Railroad Street, Suite 1-C, Buda, 
Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
And the Winners are...
2015 Award selection is based on the accomplishments and participation in community activities by the nominee. A nominee's leadership, special skills, notable contributions, experience, community service, and overall achievements are some of the criteria on which nominees are awarded.
Britney Dodgen
Large Business 
of the Year

Small Business
of the Year

New Member  
of the Year

Citizen of the Year

Marilyn Van Uum
Independence Title
Hays County Sales Manager
Volunteer of the Year

Carlos Porteny
Century 21 - Randall Morris &  Associates
Business Person
of the Year

Debora Flores
Coldwell Banker, United
Congratulations to our winners!
We THANK YOU for the time, resources,
and leadership they have contributed
to the Chamber! 

The winners will receive special
recognition at our Gala. Be sure to
be there to congratulate them!
of the Year

Britney Dodgen 
Texas Farm Bureau
Independent Representative

Food and Drink
Austin Stellar Events will be catering our Gala again this year!  You won't want to miss out on this delicious menu!


For only $20 you might be the lucky winner who gets to split the pot with the Chamber!! And, remember, you can enter as many times as you like to increase your chances of winning:) 
Cash only!
We will be changing things up this year! Instead of the WINE TOSS game, try your hand at PLINKO!! With a variety of over 40 wines, you won't be disappointed! 
3 Plinko pucks for $25.

Play Heads or Tails to win! But you must choose wisely!! The last one
standing will win a Yeti Cooler. Contest entry fee is only $20 per person. 
2016 Gala Sponsors



Hays YMCA logo

The Shops at Buda Mill & Grain
We want to thank the businesses and organizations above for sponsoring this year's Annual Awards Banquet and Gala.
Their support makes it possible for events such as this and for the chamber's ongoing programs of work, educational workshops, business networking opportunities and community involvement.
Live and Silent Auction
 Thank you to our Live and Silent Auction donors! 

Lone Star Gun Safes
Allegro School of Music
Amazing Lash Studio
AMM Collision Center
Aransas Queen Casino
Austin's Best Flowers
Buda Drug Store & Soda Fountain
Canyon Lake Gorge Preservation
Capital Comedy Club
Capital Cruises
Jeff Castleberry - Century 21, Randall Morris & Associates
Central Texas Gun Works
Cleveland's Cajun Restaurant
Commemorative Air Force - Central Texas Wing
Falcon International Bank
Garcia's Mexican Restaurant
Gracy Title and Home Warranty of America
Green Devil Glass Works
Hays  Crossfit
The Jumpy Place
Kona Ice of Buda/Kyle
Lisa Sauceda - State Farm Insurance
Microtel Inn
Penny Moulder, Realtor
Old Town Buda Antiques
PaceSetter Homes
Powell Insurance -  Farmers
Carlos Porteny - Century 21, Randall Morris & Associates
Prosper Properties
Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union
Salon One 12
Shear  Impressions
Stirring Sensations
Sunset Bowling Lanes
White Stone Spa
Willie's Joint Bar and BBQ
Willow Garden Hot Yoga

Don't Forget!

Lynne Marcus, Marcus & Co. Strategic Communications, will be hosting a workshop on Constant Contact - The Power of the Inbox: Tips and tricks for successful email marketing.
Hampton Inn & Suites
1201 Cabela's Drive
Wednesday, March 2nd
10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Please RSVP to the Chamber office by calling
 (512) 295-9999 or email

Please join us for a 
Ribbon Cutting  Ceremony welcoming  We-Rent-It  to 
the  Buda Area Chamber 
of Commerce! 

16536 South IH 35
Friday, March 4th
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Please RSVP to the
Chamber by calling
(512) 295-9999 or  email
Join us for our monthly luncheon on  Wednesday, March 9th  at the Onion Creek  Senior Center,  420 Bartons Crossing  from
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Pre-Pay online here 

 Guest Speaker 
Joe Martinez, Jr.
Homeland Security Agent

Luncheon Sponsor
Women's Center

Luncheon Caterer
Onion Creek Senior Center
Taco Salad

Monica Martinez | Operations Administrator 
Buda Area Chamber of Commerce
(512) 295-9999 |
203 Railroad Street, Suite 1-C | P.O. Box 904 | Buda, TX 78610