The Pacific Coast Business Times is pleased to announce our 2016 class of Spirit of Small Business Awards winners. This annual special section, now in its 14th year, celebrates small-business ownership and entrepreneurship in the Tri-Counties. The report published with the July 22 print edition. The winners will be honored at an awards luncheon on Friday, August 19 at Bacara Resort & Spa.
There were eight winners this year, all profiled in the print edition. They are:
Beacon Coffee Company: John and Jennifer Wheir, Owners
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
Summerland Winery: Nebil “Bilo” Zarif , Owner
Figeuroa Mountain Brewing Co.: Jaime and Jim Dietenhofer
Santa Paula Materials: Mile and Roko Grbic, Owners
Lead Builders: Ron Galvariz, Founder
Brighten Solar: Marine Schumann, Jeremy Favier and Gautier Meyers, Co-founders
CJSeto Support Services: Chet Seto, CEO
BōKu International: Lynn Rollé, Owner
• For a copy of the section with profiles and photos of all the winners, pick up the July 22-28 print edition of the Business Times. Call (805) 560-6950 or email [email protected] to subscribe or order copies.
• To purchase tickets to the Spirit of Small Business Awards luncheon held at the Bacara Resort & Spa on Friday, August 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m, click here.