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
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 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
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
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 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 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
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 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.AStrand Brewing Co.
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 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
EXCLUSIVE TO 1 SPONSOR An amazing sponsorship level that gets you exclusive placement with ShopLocal.us as Grant Awards Sponsor. Be seen by over 1,000 grant voters + gain exponential social media exposure through social network shares. Sponsorship goes directly towards small business grant awards. Sponsor has opportunity to address audience, participate in awards ceremony presentation and photo opps at Gala.$5,000 Sponsor Now
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
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
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
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.SOLD OUT Contact Us
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Innovation is an instrument of entrepreneurship and one that Jed Sanford applies in all of his collaborations to create unique dining concepts and hospitality experiences. Launching numerous popular restaurants throughout the Beach Cities, Culver City…Read more
FROM SMALL TOWN GIRL TO CREATIVE VISIONARY, SHOPLOCAL.US GRANT WINNER SHERI FINK SHARES THE WEALTH WITH SOUTH BAY KIDS She had big shoes to fill from an early age, “My mom was always a huge…Read more
A YEAR LATER: TOP GRANT WINNER, SAMANTHA BOSSU USES HER WINNINGS TO DRIVE BUSINESS TO NEW HEIGHTS AND DOUBLES REVENUE ALONG THE WAY Like many young adults, the last thing she wanted to do…Read more
GRANT WINNER GETS MORE VISIBILITY, A BOOST IN SALES, AND LOTS OF LOVE FROM THE SOUTH BAY’S FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS Bailey’s eyes were yellow and she wasn’t eating… she was very, very ill. Her owner,…Read more
ONE NIGHT, FIVE LOCAL BUSINESS LEADERS WITH THE POWER TO INSPIRE HUNDREDS Redondo Beach, California (August 9, 2016) ----- ShopLocal.us announced its lineup of panelists for the 2016 South Bay Business Mavericks Gala &…Read more
Are you or someone you know the Next Grant Winner? ShopLocal.us is now accepting 2016 Grant Submissions from small (independent) businesses based in the South Bay. Applications are currently being accepted online at ShopLocal.us. Deadline…Read more
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