NAIOP Development and Project Tour

Presented by NAIOP

NAIOP Sacramento Valley hosted a discussion of projects and development in the region from the local developers and the plans to support growth and development in 2017 and beyond at the Crest Theatre on September 14.

Oct 24, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Dinner At The Barn

Presented by the Center for Land-Based Learning

The first fundraiser dinner at the Barn in West Sacramento on September 11, 2016, was presented by Downey Brand and hosted by Fulcrum Property on behalf of the Center for Land-Based Learning, a nonprofit dedicated to creating the next generation of farmers and teaching California’s youth about the importance of agriculture and natural resource conservation.

Oct 24, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Realty One Sacramento HQ Grand Opening

Realty One celebrated the grand opening of their second office in the Capital Region with the new Sacramento headquarters at 2335 American River Drive. More than 150 guests enjoyed the festivities including a ribbon cutting, photo booth, red carpet entrance, live DJ, prizes and more.

Oct 19, 2016 Debbie Cunningham

Deacon’s 35th Anniversary Celebration

More than 200 industry professionals and community leaders attended a celebration for Deacon’s 35th Anniversary at the Sutter Club on October 6.

Oct 10, 2016 Tia Gemmell
1st Place - Photo by Donald Saterlee"I love to photograph fogscapes because of their mystical, ethereal quality: Fog creates depth, obscuring distant objects through the deeper mist."

AIA Central Valley Chapter 2016 Architectura Obscura Winners

Have you ever snapped a quick photo … only to look at it later and find something interesting that took you completely by surprise? Have you ever driven by a particular building or structure many times and didn’t realize that it had some unique feature until you walked by?

Sep 30, 2016

KidsFirst Luncheon & Blue Tie Affair Fundraiser

The Putting Kids First Luncheon was held on March 31, at the Timber Creek Ballroom in Roseville, Calif. KidsFirst and their collaborative partners, community supporters and corporate sponsors attended the luncheon to support KidsFirst’s mission to end child abuse and neglect.

Tia Gemmell
Ken Rudulph, co-host, Good Day Sacramento, CBS 13/31; and LeVar Burton, actor and activist. Burton is an American actor, presenter, director and author best known for his roles in “Roots” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” and as the host of the children’s series “Reading Rainbow.”

Sacramento Walk of Stars

Sacramento’s 1st Inaugural Stars Installation and Ceremony was on August 31 on L and 18th streets. The Sacramento Walk of Stars honors national and worldwide accomplishments made by those who call or once called the Sacramento region home. The 2016 Walk of Stars Inductees are: Debbie Meyer, Gregory Kondos, LeVar Burton, Dr. Ernie Bodai and Timothy B. Schmit.

Sep 13, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Art With A Heart

Presented by My Sister's House

Art With A Heart was held on August 24 at the Sierra 2 Center, featuring local artists. Organized by My Sister’s House, Art With A Heart raised donations for services to Asian and Pacific Islander and other underserved women and children impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking by providing a culturally-appropriate safe haven, job training and community services.

Sep 13, 2016 Tia Gemmell

BBQ in the Vineyards

BBQ in the Vineyards is the region’s signature political event for networking. Many business, community, civic and elected leaders attended the outdoor event at The Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg on Aug. 18. The BBQ had more than 750 attendees from the Sacramento building industry including dozens of local elected officials.

Sep 13, 2016 Tia Gemmell

RECON Nexus Mixer

At the RECON Nexus Mixer on July 28, regional executives and professionals in the commercial real estate, architecture, engineering and construction industries met for a bi-monthly industry mixer at Blue Prynt Restaurant & Bar in downtown Sacramento.

Aug 22, 2016 Phil Kampel Photography

Make-A-Wish: Ethan’s Wish

Make-A-Wish of North California granted 6-year-old Ethan Dean’s wish to be a garbage man for a day, on July 26. Ethan, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at only 3 weeks old, got to ride through downtown in a Waste Management Truck and pick up trash at different locations in downtown Sacramento, ending with a with final stop at the State Capitol.

Aug 22, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Tree Foundation HERO Awards

The Sacramento Tree Foundation held the Tree Heroes Awards Dinner on June 1 at the Farm Bureau in Natomas, featuring a live auction and dinner. The dinner, held beneath the heritage 300 year old native oak grove at the California Farm Bureau, celebrates those in the community working toward clean air, healthy communities and economic prosperity through the promotion of a healthy urban forest.

Aug 22, 2016 Tia Gemmell

WIND Youth Services Summer Soiree Fundraiser

The annual Wind Youth Services Summer Soirée fundraiser was on July 22 at the home of Scott Gregory. The Wind Youth Center provides programs, tools and resources to homeless teens in the Sacramento area. All proceeds from the event were matched by Goodwill Industries International, Inc.

Aug 22, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Center for Fathers and Families 14th Annual Salute to Fatherhood

The Center for Fathers and Families recently held their 14th annual Salute to Fatherhood banquet. Guests were invited to hear an interview of Sacramento’s hometown hero, Anthony Sadler, Jr. and his father, the Reverend Anthony R. Sadler. The banquet raised $100,000 to support CFF’s programs and services.

Jul 19, 2016 CMC Youth Empowerment Studios (photography)

American River Parkway Foundation Summer Solstice Dinner and Auction

The American River Parkway Foundation’s Summer Solstice Dinner and Auction was held on Saturday, June 25th, 2016 at William B. Pond Recreation Area in Carmichael. More than 250 guests helped raise $97,000 to support the Parkway Foundation in caring for Sacramento’s greatest natural asset, the American River Parkway.

Jul 19, 2016 Tia Gemmell

Metro Edge Executive Insight

Metro Edge Executive Insight, held on June 17 at the Sutter Club in downtown Sacramento, again brought together the region’s most influential executives. Guest speakers such as Chris Granger, president of the Sacramento Kings and John Hodgson, founder and president of The Hodgson Company shared what it takes to be successful and great leader.

Jul 19, 2016 Tia Gemmell