CV Small Business Awards Emceed by Mark Carnevale and Held at DoubleTree Golf Resort in Cathedral City
The Coachella Valley Small Business Awards Program, hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Coachella Valley Small Business Development Center, and the Riverside County Economic Development Agency, was held on Thursday, December 14, 2017, in Cathedral City at the DoubleTree Hotel.
Coachella Councilmember Steve Brown, representing Assembly member Eduardo Garcia, addressed the audience as Cathedral City Councilman Mark Carnevale, event emcee, and Riverside County Supervisor Manny Perez joined the 5 award recipients on stage. The event honored small businesses in the Coachella Valley and celebrated the following outstanding honorees:
NEW BUSINESS AWARD – John Diskin, Owner, Grand Central Palm Springs
WOMAN OWNED BUSINESS AWARD – Nima Pauline, Owner, Eco Culture Manufacturing
VETERAN OWNED BUSINESS AWARD – Antonio Ameen, President, Power4ward LLC
WORKFORCE BUSINESS AWARD – Emily Downing, Office Manager, Desert Medical Health & Wellness
SPECIAL PARTNER AWARD – J. Adalberto Quijada, District Director, Santa Ana District Office, U.S. Small Business Administration