South Bay Business Mavericks

Don't Miss the Opportunity to Join this Amazing Local Business Celebration


October 19, 2016 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Torrance, CA - Toyota Auto Museum

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2016 Business Mavericks

Prepare to be inspired! Join us for an intriguing panel discussion that will move you and ignite that spark of inspiration to launch and lead in business.

Our Kind Sponsors

Sponsors are leaders in our communities and by supporting this event they demonstrate their commitment to the community and small businesses. Support our sponsors!

Media Sponsor

Localista Media

Localista Media

Localista Media is the publisher of Localista Magazine which is published in over 60 local markets across North America. They provide a complete suite of marketing services including loyalty & rewards programs, social media marketing services and native advertising within Localista Magazine, Home Kraft magazine and a number of other vertical publications in health & wellness, food & beverage and travel.

Localista Media

Gold Sponsors

Farmers & Merchants Bank

Farmers & Merchants Bank

Founded in Long Beach in 1907 by C.J. Walker, F&M has 24 branches in L.A. and Orange Counties. Specializing in commercial, small business banking and loan programs, F&M Bank is a local Southern California community bank with more than 100 years of serving customers in business and individual banking services.    

Farmers & Merchants Bank
The Waterfront

The Waterfront

The Waterfront revitalization is a unique reimagining of Redondo Beach's pier and coastal area designed to provide invaluable community resources and world-class amenities to Redondo residents and visitors alike. Bringing families and friends together for relaxation and fun, The Waterfront will once again become Redondo Beach's living room.

The Waterfront

Silver Sponsors

Small Business Development Center Serving the South Bay

Small Business Development Center Serving the South Bay

The Los Angeles Regional Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network is funded in part by the Small Business Administration (SBA). We provide individualized consulting and training to new and growing businesses.

Small Business Development Center Serving the South Bay
South Bay Workforce Investment Board

South Bay Workforce Investment Board

The primary objective of the SBWIB is to provide policy guidance which will allow the staff to create an environment where every person maximizes his or her career potential, and all employers have the human resources they need to grow and prosper.

South Bay Workforce Investment Board
Bichlmeier Insurance Services

Bichlmeier Insurance Services

Bichlmeier is a family-run independent agency, serving individuals and businesses since 1961. Treating a client’s needs as their own, Bichlmeier provides personal service, establishing firm relationships of mutual trust with all of their clients.

Bichlmeier Insurance Services
Beach City Printers

Beach City Printers

Beach City Printers is your local neighborhood concierge printer. Centrally located in South Torrance, serving clients all across the South Bay, Beach City Printers offers all print services a business might need.

Beach City Printers
Red Car Brewery & Restaurant

Red Car Brewery & Restaurant

The Red Car Brewery & Restaurant was established in August of 2000 by co-owners husband & wife Bob and Laurie Brandt and they’ve pursued their dream together of good food and great beer ever since.

Red Car Brewery & Restaurant
Strand Brewing Co.

Strand Brewing Co.

Strand Brewing Co started in 2009 with the intention of building a world-class brewery in the heart of Torrance, with a goal to produce outstanding beers for The South Bay, Los Angeles, Southern California and beyond. Strand continues to be part of the growing craft beer culture here in L.A

Strand Brewing Co.
One Hope Wine

One Hope Wine

One Hope Wine and its commitment to quality is as important as its commitment to the causes they support. To date, they have donated over $2 million, providing over 2,600 clinical trials for cancer patients, 13,000 forever homes for shelter animals, 1.1 million meals for children, 33,000 life-saving vaccines and much more.

One Hope Wine
King Harbor Brewing Company

King Harbor Brewing Company

King Harbor Brewing Company opened in the heart of the LA beach cities in 2014 with the goal of brewing dynamic, approachable beers, packed with unique flavor profiles. Paying attention to detail and quality, while being inspired by the California coast, King Harbor Brewing has wildly creative and consistently delicious beers.

King Harbor Brewing Company

Sponsorships

Platinum Sponsor

Our most prominent level of sponsorship for the Gala and Grant Awards. Gain the maximum exposure in all pre-, at-, and post-event promotion. Includes reserved VIP Table seating and 10 Tickets to event to invite clients, guests, team members. Full-page feature in printed event program and highest placement in all event promotion (digital marketing, print material, web, social media) + complimentary exhibit table at Gala included.

$2,500 Sponsor Now

Gold Sponsor

Powerful exposure to a highly local audience. Participating as a Gold Sponsor aligns your brand with a powerful group of leaders. Declaring your support for local businesses as a sponsor aligns with the values of a unique and powerful demographic of local consumers. Includes 2 Tickets to event, prominent display in all event promotion (digital marketing, print material, web, social media), 1/2-page full-color ad in printed event program, and complimentary exhibit table at Gala.

$1,250 Sponsor Now

Silver Sponsor

Get Tickets to the Gala and some exposure! We’re committed to giving our sponsors incredible exposure in our event promotion. Silver sponsors will be recognized in our digital marketing, print material, web, and social media promotion. Includes 2 Tickets to event and 1/3-page full-color ad in printed event program.

$500 Sponsor Now

VIP Table

Be a hero! Invite your friends, clients or team members to be inspired, connect and join the fun at the Gala and Grant Awards. Includes 10 tickets to the event at a significant cost savings off regular ticket prices. A VIP Table will be reserved in your name just for you and 10 guests.

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In-kind Sponsor

Currently seeking in-kind sponsors...
for printed materials, videography, floral/decor/balloons. Also seeking local beverage providers based in the South Bay to showcase craft beer, wines and other beverage products for our guests at the Gala. We welcome in-kind sponsorships. Contact us for more information.


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One night. 5 prominent business leaders who have the power to inspire hundreds. Look at how much fun we're going to have!