Cal Poly, Softec and the Economic Vitality Corp. (EVC) are accepting applications from startups in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties for the fifth annual TechPitch competition.
Are business schools good for business?
Gerhard Apfelthaler, Dean, Educator, Entrepreneur and Author talks with host Mark Sylvester about education, the startup economy in Ventura County and his interesting path to being the Dean of the School of Management at California Lutheran University.
It’s certainly a lot more than architecture
Brian Cearnal, partner in the firm Cearnal Andrulaitus, talks with host Mark Sylvester, about architecture, it’s role in building a community, visualizing an engaging future and how we interact with physical spaces.
SBDC of Ventura and Santa Barbara’s Director, Ray Bowman talks with host Mark Sylvester about the mission, vision, history and current projects he’s working on.
Greening Your Business
Derek Carlson, Operations Manager at Marborg Industries talks with host Mark Sylvester about the history of Marborg and their heritage with recycling resources. The conversation helps us understand how regulatory issues (laws) have shaped how we deal with trash at home and in our businesses.
Business Risk: Understand and Reduce It
In this podcast, 805connect’s Ambassador, Mark Sylvester, interviewed Tolman & Wiker Insurance Services’ CEO Greg Van Ness and learned about Tolman & Wiker’s impact in the Community, leadership and how their culture supports client success.
Building Community – The Santa Barbara Foundation
Jan Campbell and Sharyn Main joined host Mark Sylvester and co-host Patrick Melroy of Pullstring Press for a lively and laugh filled conversation. This episode focuses on the role of the Santa Barbara Foundation in the founding of 805connect.
Adizes Institute Worldwide
Adizes, a new 805connect partner, with global headquarters located in Carpinteria, is a leader in management consulting. They support the mission of 805connect and understand the role and importance of economic vitality in the region and want to help achieve that mission. Pavel Golenchenko, Vice President of Adizes was a recent guest on 805conversations.
Santa Barbara Foundation
The Santa Barbara Foundation’s strong show of support for 805connect and recognition of our efforts over the first year is deeply appreciated.
Santa Barbara Business Expo
The Santa Barbara Business Expo (SBBE) will take place April 25, bringing together hundreds of entrepreneurs, local business leaders, and industry experts in a one day Expo at the Fess Parker Doubletree Hotel on the beach in Santa Barbara.