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Community Involvement

Coronado Paint & Decorating has been locally owned and operated by Cervantes “Buddy” and Irene Roybal since 1984. The Roybal’s believe in giving back to the community by volunteering, serving and supporting local organizations, schools and churches.

Coronado Paint & Decorating strongly encourages and supports the “Shop Smart - Shop Local” concept. 

Coronado Paint & Decorating has been featured in local and national publications:

       2019 - Santa Fean magazines features Cervantes "Buddy" and Irene Roybal in their "People We Love!" issue

       2000 - New Mexico The Distant Land – Published by American Historic Press  
       2006 - New Mexico Business Weekly (June Issue)
       2006 - Paint And Decorating Retailer – A National Publication (April Issue)
       2008 - Santa Fe Sun Monthly (September Issue) 

Coronado Paint & Decorating has received numerous professional business recognition awards including “2005 City of Santa Fe Small Business of the Year” and “2006 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Southwest’s Small Business of the Year” - U S  Congress recognition-award presented by Speaker Gingrich.

       2015 - Irene and Cervantes "Buddy" Roybal are Honored as "Philanthropists of the Year" by the St. Vincent Hospital


       2014 - Santa Fe Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Community Leadership Excellence 
       2014 - Rotary Club District Sonny Brown Business 
       2008 - UNM Anderson School of Management Ethics in Business Award Nominee 
       2007 - U.S. Hispanic Business Of The Year Nominee
       2006 - City of Santa Fe Youth Sponsor Of The Year  
       2006 - U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Small Business Blue Ribbon  
       2001 - Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence 
                  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern NM Outstanding Support

       1999 - Cervantes "Buddy" Roybal Receives "10 Who Made a Difference" award from the Santa Fe New Mexican


News & Events

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$1,000,000 Award
Plaque of Appreciation

Chris Sandoval receiving his $1,000,000 Award Plaque of Appreciation six years in a row for success at Coronado Paint & Decorating from Buddy Roybal.

Congratulations Chris!

"The Annual Matanza of Vietnam Veterans of America"

Hosted by Buddy and Irene Roybal, October 24, 2016, in honor of their outstanding support, VVA 996 celebrated those who sponsored the Annual Matanza of Vietnam Veterans of America Northern New Mexico Chapter 996 contributing to its huge success.


Eldorado Living – Bryan Tagas (Margo Spellman absent), JNS Services – Joe Arellano, City of Santa Fe Veteran’s Advisory Board – Chris Calvert (Greg Scargall absent), Coronado Paint & Decorating – Buddy and Irene Roybal, Chevrolet Cadillac of Santa Fe – Dan Cooper (absent), and Que Suave Radio – Estevan Gonzales and Patricio Gonzales. Muchas Gracias!


Representatives - VVA 996 Jerry Martinez, Matanza Coordinator and Eddie Romaro, Matanza PR and team leader, and Ken Dettelbach, Event Marketing.

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