clear sky


Laguna Beach

 Volume 12, Issue 16  |  February 25, 2020

Chamber of Commerce to host Annual Board of Directors Installation Mixer on Jan 23

The Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Board of Directors Installation Mixer on Thursday, Jan 23 at Marine Room Tavern. The event, which begins at 5:30 p.m., will be catered by Ristorante Rumari.

J.J. Ballesteros, President of the Board of Directors, will preside over the ceremonies. Mayor Bob Whalen will preside over the Installation of the Board Officers.

Chamber of Board

Click on photo for a larger image

Submitted photo

The Chamber will host its Annual Board of Directors Installation Mixer on Jan 23 at Marine Room Tavern; seen here are Chamber Directors (L-R) Carmelit Green, David Rubel, Julie Laughton, J.J. Ballesteros, and Norm Grossman

2020 Chamber Board of Directors include:

--J.J. Ballesteros – President

--Julie Laughton – President Elect

--Dave Rubel – Vice President

--Carmelit Green – Treasurer

--Norm Grossman – Secretary

--Dawn Knepper – Director

--Doug Vogel – Director

--Hasty Honarkar – Director

--Mark Meisberger – Director

--Reinhard Neubert – Director

--Scott Sanchez – Director

--Craig Strong - Director

--Tyler Russell – Director

Prices for the event are $15 for Chamber Members and $20 for Prospective Members. 

Visit to register for this annual event. 

The Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce has served the businesses of Laguna Beach since 1917 as a tool for promoting commerce and allowing members to connect to one another and the community. The Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce’s core mission is to promote, represent, and support members of the business community.

If you have any questions or would like more information on the Laguna Beach Chamber, contact (949) 494-1018 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Marine Room Tavern is located at 214 Ocean Ave.


Shaena Stabler is the Owner, Publisher & Editor.

Dianne Russell is our Associate Editor & Writer.

Michael Sterling is our Webmaster & Designer.

Mary Hurlbut is our Chief Photographer.

Alexis Amaradio, Barbara Diamond, Dennis McTighe, Diane Armitage, Lynette Brasfield, Marrie Stone, Maggi Henrikson, Samantha Washer, and Suzie Harrison are our writers and/or columnists. Scott Brashier is our photographer.

Stacia Stabler is our Social Media Manager & Writer.

We all love Laguna and we love what we do.

Email: for questions about advertising


Email: with news releases, letters, etc.


© 2020 Stu News Laguna - All Rights Reserved.