WVCBA is shining a spotlight on BluSky Restoration! When disaster strikes, they got you covered. BluSky’s strength lies in coordinating restoration projects of any commercial or private structure following damage from natural disasters, flooding, fire, or environmental hazards. They fix broken buildings!
WVCBA is pleased to welcome 160 Driving Academy as a new member! 160 Driving Academy is the nation's largest commercial driving school and jut opened a new location in Oxnard. As the fastest growing vocational school in the country, in 2024, the Company will train over 36,000 students on how to safely operate a commercial vehicle across its 158 CDL schools.
Get to know Cybele Parsignault, our "Maven of the Month" brought to you by WVCBA's Women in Business committee. Cybele (pronounced "c-bell"), Marketing Strategist at Camarillo-based Marketing Maven, is a highly trained marketing professional who specializes in developing integrated marketing strategies for brands. Cybele is a marketing veteran with nearly two decades of experience within the industry.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Ringaro Telecom as a new member! Ringaro is a boutique telecom company without the boutique pricing. If your business is interested in lowering your phone service cost while increasing productivity, Ringaro is happy to provide to a black-and-white quote that you can use to compare side-by-side to your current communications provider.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome B&C Infrastructure Strategy and Consulting as a new member! After 20+ years as a U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps Officer and three years in Big Tech, Founder and President Chad White established B&C in September 2023 to help owners and stakeholders optimize how they deliver infrastructure solutions.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Ventura County Medical Association as a new member! VCMA has been supporting Ventura County physicians and their teams since 1890. It is a component of the California Medical Association and a 501(c)(6) dedicated to workforce development and access to medical care for all. Executive Director Brian Barry shares more about the organization.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Santa Barbara Airbus as a new member! Since 1983, Santa Barbara Airbus has provided transportation to and from LAX, and now they're adding a Camarillo pick up/drop off stop! And did you know they're also a great option if you're going to LA for business, appointments or entertainment? CEO Samantha Onnen shares more.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Channel Islands Marine Safari Adventures as a new member! The business officially opened September 30 and provides an "on the water" experience observing the wildlife in the Channel Islands Harbor and the surrounding waters. Learn more from Owner Captain Dave Colker.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Gameland LLC as a new member! Gameland is a top gaming company in Ventura County that brings the gaming right to your doorstep. It provides a source of entertainment for people of all ages by providing mobile video game setups and experiences. Learn more from Owner Clinton Panton Jr.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Rich at Heart as a new member! Rich at Heart is a nonprofit that invests in youth with intellectual and physical disabilities and was founded by Roosevelt Bolden, a para-educator at Adolfo Camarillo High School. The organization provides opportunities for inclusion within the local community through educational and recreational activities. Services include job training as well as teaching daily life skills, interacting in social situations, and developing independence. Bolden shared more about Rich at Heart.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Ventura County Supervisor Jeff Gorell as a new member! Jeff Gorell was elected to the Ventura County Board of Supervisors in November of 2022 and took office January 2023. He now proudly represents the constituents of Ventura County's 2nd District, which includes the City of Thousand Oaks, Northern and Eastern portions of the City of Camarillo, Newbury Park, Westlake Village, Oak Park, Hidden Valley, Lake Sherwood, Somis, Las Posas Valley, Camarillo Springs, Camarillo Heights, Casa Conejo, Santa Rosa Valley, Ventu Park, and South Coast.
SMI Audio Visual is a Camarillo-based company specializing in business communications, events and video streaming, with a video production and streaming studio. They offer live streaming services, hardware and support for in-person and virtual events, including conferences, meetings and product launches. Brent Baker, Director of Sales and Operations, shares more about the company.
We would like to congratulate WVCBA member Armando Casillas from Montecito Bank & Trust for being a recipient of the Pacific Coast Business Times' Latino Business Awards! The 12th annual Latino Business Awards recognizes the work of Latinos who live in Santa Barbara and other neighboring cities for creative work that has led to the betterment of the community and formation of job opportunities.
WVCBA is pleased to welcome Synectic Solutions Inc. as a new member! Synectic Solutions has been a longstanding defense contractor in Ventura County since 1997 and is headquartered in Camarillo. Synectic Solutions is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned small business with 120+ employees who work diligently to support the Navy and Naval Base Ventura County. Support of weapons and missile readiness is provided for America’s Sailors, Airmen, and Marines, providing the best equipment and services in weapons defense.
Pinnacle Estate Properties, Inc., a leading provider of exceptional real estate services with over 37 years of history, hosted the Grand Opening of their newest office location in Camarillo on May 11 offering a celebratory event with hors d’oeuvres, refreshments, music, and an opportunity to win over $2,500 in giveaways. Real estate industry professionals were invited to attend and tour the new office space, meet the Pinnacle owners and team, and learn more about the brokerage's commitment to providing exceptional real estate services.
WVCBA recently welcomed Investec Real Estate Companies as a new member! Investec is on a mission to identify, cultivate and develop outstanding real estate opportunities for its investors. One of its current projects is the Central Plaza redevelopment in Camarillo at the northeast corner of Arneill Road & Ponderosa Drive.
WVCBA recently welcomed The Beach Cabana Rentals as a new member! The Beach Cabana Rentals takes the hassle out of going to the beach by renting beach equipment like a lux cabana, cooler, chairs and more. They set it up so you can have a stress free and relaxing day at the beach. "We hope to be welcomed by the community with open arms and to continue serving you for years to come," says Gladys Frosaker, Manager/Owner, who launched the business in January 2023.
Get to know Kat Miranda, our "Maven of the Month" brought to you by the WVCBA Women in Business committee. She is Chief Innovations and Sustainability Officer at Oxnard Pallet Company, which you've probably driven by many times at the corner of Pleasant Valley and 5th Street. They are a family-owned, full-service pallet provider offering quality new, used, food-grade and export pallets.
Get to know Maegan Profeta, our "Maven of the Month" brought to you by the WVCBA Women in Business committee. She is the Business Services Coordinator for the Russell Fischer Business Collection (RFBC) at the Camarillo Public Library. The RFBC offers free business resources and services to benefit the small business community and residents of the greater Camarillo area.
WVCBA recently welcomed Nate's Place, A Wellness and Recovery Center as a new member! Nate's Place's mission is to deliver targeted programs, healthy replacement activities, and peer support recovery coaching to teens and young adults (ages 13-25), to maintain sobriety and mental health in a safe, healthy manner.
Nate’s Place was founded in memory of Nate Rhoades, who sadly passed away at the age of 21 after a car accident on January 20, 2022.