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NAWBO Ventura County honors elevated women at 20th Annual BRAVO Awards luncheon

NAWBO Ventura County honors elevated women at 20th Annual BRAVO Awards luncheon

On a beautiful Spring day in mid-April, The Ventura County chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO VC) honored nine outstanding women in business and leadership at its 20th Annual BRAVO Awards luncheon. With Camarillo’s picturesque Serra Center serving as the backdrop, honorees were awarded for their achievements in industries that include […]

Here’s What Some Small Business Owners Are Saying About Trump’s Presidency

Here’s What Some Small Business Owners Are Saying About Trump’s Presidency

Stephanie Hamill | Video Columnist WATCH:  What are small business owners saying nearly two-and-a-half years into Donald Trump’s presidency? To find out, The Daily Caller sat down with Bruce LeVell, who is with the U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy’s Region 4. LeVell represents small business owners in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, […]

Minimum Wage Hikes Are Costing California Jobs, Study Says

Minimum Wage Hikes Are Costing California Jobs, Study Says

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter . California’s minimum wage increase has cost the state thousands of jobs worth of growth in the state’s booming restaurant industry, according to a recent study by the University of California Riverside. California passed a bill in 2016 to bring the state’s minimum wage up to $15 an hour. For businesses with […]

Port of Hueneme Celebrates Western Hemisphere Ports Day

Port of Hueneme Celebrates Western Hemisphere Ports Day

The Port of Hueneme is proud to be Ventura County’s door to the world, spurring global trade for local growers, manufacturers and businesses. Today, we celebrate our Port, as well as all others in our hemisphere, for the economic engines that they are for our country, as well as the job opportunities the ports provides. […]

20,000 Pounds Of Meat Patties Recalled After Purple Plastic Found Inside

20,000 Pounds Of Meat Patties Recalled After Purple Plastic Found Inside

Evie Fordham | Politics and Health Care Reporter   More than 20,000 pounds of ready-to-eat beef patties, some of which were distributed to schools, are being recalled because of purple plastic found inside some of them, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced Tuesday. Oklahoma-based AdvancePierre Foods, Inc., was forced to recall the patties after […]

Cabrillo Economic Development Corp – $13,000 in Scholarships Available

Cabrillo Economic Development Corp – $13,000 in Scholarships Available

  Let your future begin now  with a Rodney Fernandez  Leadership Scholarship   The Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) established the Rodney Fernandez Leadership Scholarship in 2011 to honor Rodney Fernandez, CEDC’s Founder and Executive Director for 30 years. The scholarship continues Rodney Fernandez’s legacy of community building by cultivating the leadership capacity of CEDC […]

Free Career Workshops in April

Free Career Workshops in April

April 2019 Career Shops Location: West County America’s Job Center 2901 N. Ventura Rd., 3rd Floor, Oxnard 805-204-5171   April 12 – Veterans Orientation, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – This collaborative meeting provides our veterans with information on local services and programs that are available to the veteran. April 12 – The Power of CalJOBS, 1:30 […]

Join NAWBO Ventura County for their 20th Annual BRAVO Awards

Join NAWBO Ventura County for their 20th Annual BRAVO Awards

Nine elevated women, including Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson, to be honored on Friday, April 12th ~ Ventura County, CA, The Ventura County chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO VC) invites you to join them for Women Elevated! Celebrating the fearless pursuit of success at the 20th Annual BRAVO Awards Luncheon on Friday, […]

Spotlight on over 40 Businesses Supporting Resource Families in Ventura County

Spotlight on over 40 Businesses Supporting Resource Families in Ventura County

Foster VC Kids “Businesses With Heart” program shows how local businesses are stepping up to encourage and support youth and the resource families caring for them. (VENTURA COUNTY, Calif.) – Ventura County Children and Family Services’ Foster VC Kids Businesses with Heart (BWH) program, has now grown to over 40 Ventura County business locations. The […]

Dick’s Sporting Goods Lost Millions Over Anti-Gun Policies – Here’s How Much The Backlash Cost

Dick’s Sporting Goods Lost Millions Over Anti-Gun Policies – Here’s How Much The Backlash Cost

Molly Prince | Politics Reporter Dick’s Sporting Goods took a loss of an estimated $150 million in sales last year after the company heavily restricted firearm purchases and began advocating for gun control. The company made various policy changes after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, left 17 dead. It announced it would no longer […]