SCRAMP, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Earn Business Excellence Award From The Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce

Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce

The Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP) and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca were presented with a Business Excellence Award by the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce during the chamber’s 30th annual Business Excellence Awards ceremony July 21 at the Portola Inn & Spa in Monterey.

Mazda Raceway President and CEO Gill Campbell accepted the award for the category of Arts, Attractions, Entertainment, Event Services and Recreation. The Monterey Bay Aquarium on Cannery Row and the Monterey County Youth Museum in Monterey were the other two category finalists at the event where more than 400 local businesspeople were in attendance.

“To be honored in this way by the Monterey business community is a tremendous honor,” said Campbell. “The Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce has always been a great supporter of SCRAMP and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and this Business Excellence Award is one of the best awards we’ve ever received. Our thanks to the Chamber.”

The winner in each of the 16 categories presented is now automatically entered as a finalist for the Business of the Year Award, which will be presented at the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner in 2017. Other categories included Accommodations & Visitor Services, Business Associations, Real Estate & Property Management, and Services to Businesses.

SCRAMP celebrates 60 consecutive seasons of hosting world-class motorsports events in 2016. This year’s schedule continues the decades-long tradition of showcasing national and world championship series’ of sports car, open wheel and motorcycle racing, as well as one of the most prestigious annual historic car racing events in the world. 

Tickets for the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, Aug. 18-21, and every major event remaining on the 2016 Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca calendar are on sale now. Click HERE for more information or call the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Ticket Office at 831.242.8200.