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Sebelius speaks frankly about women in leadership at Fielding talk

By   /  Tuesday, April 8th, 2014  /  Health Care, Top Stories, Women Inc.  /  No Comments

Kathleen Sebelius at an HHS meeting in 2009. (White House media photo)

  [EDITOR'S NOTE: Kathleen Sebelius resigned on April 10, the New York Times and other national media outlets reported.] On a day when President Barack Obama signed an executive order mandating equal pay for women working for federal contractors, Fielding Graduate University hosted Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for a more down-to-earth discussion […]

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2014 class of Top Women in Business announced

By   /  Friday, March 28th, 2014  /  Special Sections, Top Stories, Women Inc.  /  1 Comment

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This special section honors 50 women business leaders in the Tri-Counties. In addition, we’ve profiled our awards reception keynote speaker: Zhena Muzyka, founder of Zhena’s Gypsy Tea.

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Zhena’s Gypsy Tea founder to keynote Top Women awards

By   /  Friday, March 14th, 2014  /  Top Stories, Women Inc.  /  Comments Off

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The Pacific Coast Business Times will celebrate its eighth class of outstanding tri-county business women at an April 17 event featuring keynote speaker Zhena Muzyka, founder of Zhena’s Gypsy Tea.

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Angling for change: Bren School startup serves up new model for sustainable seafood

By   /  Friday, March 14th, 2014  /  Agriculture, Green Coast, Small Business, South Coast, Top Stories, Women Inc.  /  1 Comment

Norah Eddy, left, and Laura Johnson are founders of Salty Girl Seafood. The startup, spun out of the UC Santa Barbara Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, aims to make it easier for restaurants to source seafood directly from fishermen. (Alex Drysdale / Business Times photo)

A team of UCSB graduate students has created an online marketplace where restaurants and fishermen can connect directly to buy sustainable, traceable seafood.

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An advocate for women in business: Attorney elected president of NAWBO California

By   /  Friday, December 13th, 2013  /  Features, Small Business, Women Inc.  /  Comments Off

Tina Loza, of counsel at Santa Barbara-based Buynak, Fauver, Archbald & Spray, is the new president of NAWBO California. (courtesy photo)

An attorney with Santa Barbara-based law firm Buynak, Fauver, Archbald & Spray is the new president of the state-level chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners, a group that advocates for the more than 1.3 million female entrepreneurs in the Golden State.

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Tri-counties rank high on women in business leadership

By   /  Friday, December 6th, 2013  /  Real Estate, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies, Women Inc.  /  Comments Off

Westlake Village-based LTC Properties, Goleta-based Deckers Outdoor Corp. and Move Inc., whose headquarters are in the Bay Area but has most of its employees in Westlake Village, were on a yearly ranking produced by UC Davis. Each year, the school surveys publicly traded companies in the state to find which have the most women among their boards of directors and highest paid executives.

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The maverick of the valley: New Vintners’ chief has bold plan for Santa Barbara wine country

By   /  Friday, December 6th, 2013  /  Small Business, Tourism, Wine & Viticulture, Women Inc.  /  Comments Off

Morgen McLaughlin, the new executive director of the Santa Barbara County Vintners' Association, at Gainey Vineyard in Santa Ynez. (Alex Drysdale / Business Times photo)

Morgen McLaughlin believes that some of the best wines in the in the world are being produced in Santa Barbara County, but that message hasn’t been getting out to consumers or the media.

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