Celebration of Small Businesses in Monterey
Friday, May 6, 2016
Embassy Suites, Monterey Bay, Seaside
We are pleased to announce that the Monterey County Business Council (MCBC) will be honoring outstanding small businesses in Monterey County during National Small Business Week. The event will consist of panels of traditional and alternative lenders discussing ongoing loan and financing programs. A wine and appetizer reception will follow the awards ceremony.
The Nominees are:
- Advance Water Engineering
- Altai Brands
- Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill
- Avila Construction Company
- Blue Adobe Mortgage
- Butterfly by the Sea
- Central Coast Audiology
- Dority Roofing & Solar
- Folktale Winery & Vineyards
- Gantz-Mountain Intelligence Automation Systems, Inc.
- Gee Daniel Insurance
- Gusto Handcrafted Pasta & Pizza
- J&P Organics
- Lone Star Electric
- Mack Stove Company
- Mi Tierra
- Monterey Bay Alternative Medicine
- Peninsula Business Interiors
- Peninsula Security
- Prima Heart
- Scales Seafood & Steaks
- Seaside Florist
- Tarpy’s Roadhouse
- The Wine Experience
- Winning Wheels Bicycle Shop
National Small Business Week, May 1-7, 2016 is a time to recognize the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year. These entrepreneurs and small business owners are working hard to grow small businesses, create 21st century jobs, drive innovation, and increase our global competitiveness.
Loree Van Bebber, Marketing Manager, California Coastal Rural Development Corporation
Robert Dennis, Vice President, SBA Business Development Officer, Heritage Bank
Rob Skeen, Vice President, Government Guarantee Lending, 1st Capital Bank
John Tilley, Sr Vice President, Pinnacle Bank
Jorge Reguerin, Vice President, SBA & USDA Lending, Santa Cruz County Bank
Small business owners are the backbone of our economy and we invite you to help us honor their determination and entrepreneurial spirit!
Flight Drawing by Surf Air
Surf Air, the all-you-can-fly private airline, will be giving away a round-trip flight for two people! Please bring your business card to enter the drawing – must be present to win.Surf Air is a members-only private airline offering unique all-you-can-fly service within an expanding California network. With a fleet of custom-designed executive aircraft, Surf Air operates from a growing number of convenient private airports, allowing Members to bypass the long lines, waits, and stresses of commercial travel with instant, ticketless check-in and 30-second booking via smartphone app.Giveaway description:Enjoy a round trip for two on Surf Air, the nation’s first members-only airline offering scheduled service to a growing network of sought-after California destinations. Your trip will allow you and your plus one to bypass the heavy traffic, long waits, and all-around stresses of commercial travel. Each journey begins at a comfortable private airport, where you’ll check in minutes before departure and take-off in an executive aircraft. It’s refreshingly simple, seamless, and pleasant—as flying should be.Flights are non-transferable, subject to availability, and valid for six months after receipt. All Surf Air flights are subject to the Contract of Carriage at http://www.surfair.com/legal.
Thank you to our sponsors!