Symphony names director of development

Stephanie Wilson, long active in the arts and in numerous nonprofit organizations throughout Ventura County, was named the new deputy director and director of development for the New West Symphony. A member of the Thousand Oaks Cultural Arts Commission since its inception, Wilson also served on the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Board of Governors from 1999 to 2007. Wilson […]

NAWBO promotes mentoring

The Ventura County chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners has announced a new mentoring program for college seniors, graduate students and young professionals who are in their first five years of business. “This valuable program is designed to connect aspiring young women entrepreneurs with successful and inspiring women business owners throughout the county and is ideal for […]

Cabrillo board seeks candidates

Group provides housing services

The Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation is accepting applications for its board of directors. Cabrillo is seeking candidates who believe in and will actively support the core values and vision of providing comprehensive housing services that lead to self-sufficiency for individuals and families who are most lacking in opportunity in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. “In 2017, Cabrillo completed its strategic […]

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Women’s business group honors Buxbaum

Sarah Buxbaum, owner of Custom Cupcakes by Sarah, was honored by eWomenNetwork, Calabasas chapter as the Emerging Leader Nominee for 2018. She will attend the 2018 Rise Conference in Dallas from July 12 to 14, where she will represent the chapter and be honored on stage in front of thousands of businesswomen from across the world. She will vie for […]

Bike shop rolls into town

Trek Bicycle Westlake Village recently opened at 3835 E. Thousand Oak Blvd., Unit K in Thousand Oaks. The full-service bicycle shop serves the cycling community with a wide range of specialty bikes, tune-up services and social events, including group rides and clinics for cyclists. The store features the Trek and Electra brands along with cycling accessories from Bontrager and others. […]



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Natren opens in T.O.

Natren Probiotics hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony June 21 to unveil their new, state-ofthe art manufacturing facility in Thousand Oaks. Thousand Oaks city officials, representatives from the medical industry and local retailers attended the event. Thousand Oaks Councilmember Claudia Bill-de la Peña presented a certificate of appreciation to Natren founders and principals Natasha and Yordan Trenev. Established in 1982 by developmental […]


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