Micro-Business Summit Reminder
Don’t forget to register for the second annual Micro-Business Summit taking place on Friday, April 28th at Cabrillo College. Registration for the all-day event is $49.
US Travel Association and the Executive Order on Visas
Last month, President Trump issued a new executive order regarding visas, replacing the one issued in late January that has been blocked by federal courts. This new order doesn't appear to differentiate between the potential security risks identified by the order and the legitimate business and leisure visitors from abroad who support 15.1 American jobs. Read U.S. Travel's full media statement here.
Arrivals and Departures
Casey Beyer, former executive director of the Santa Cruz Business Council, is now the new executive director of the Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce. Congratulations, Casey!
A big Santa Cruz Shout Out to Sean Venus of Venus Spirits for winning a Good Food Award, which recognizes his Wayward Rye Whiskey: the third year in a row that this artisan distillery has won the prestigious national award. The Good Food Awards recognize outstanding American food producers and farmers who create vibrant, delicious, sustainable local food economies. And Shadowbrook restaurant has a new website and and so does Annieglass – check ‘em out!
Did You Know…
That you can follow Visit Santa Cruz County on LinkedIn? Do it!