#8 Bruce Stenslie, CEO of Economic Development Collaborative – Ventura County.

Our Feature Interview is with Bruce Stenslie, CEO of the Economic Development  Collaborative for Ventura County.  He is a wonderful resource of knowledge and information for the business community here in the 805.

  • How vibrant is Ventura County for small business & big business too?
  • What are the statistics and areas for growth or concern?
  • What sectors are doing well right now? What issues do we face?
  • What advice do you give students and small businesses?

Learn more online:  Economic Development Collaborative – Ventura County

Non-Profit Spotlight –  The Rotary Club of Ventura.

For more than 110 years, Rotary members have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects. From literacy and peace to water and health, we are always working to better our world.  

Locally, the Rotary Club of Ventura has supported the Ventura Botanical Gardens, we organize the 4th of July at Ventura College, we give every 3rd grader a dictionary and do much more to support the our community.  If you would like to get involved or visit a local Rotary Club please check us out online, Rotary Club of Ventura.  There are 3 clubs in the city of Ventura but there are over 30 clubs in the 805.  Rotary’s motto is “Service above Self”

2-Minute Drill

Michael talks about “Using Debt to Your Advantage” He shares a few examples of how people do this. The most common problem we see is people using debt for an unsustainable lifestyle. Use debt to invest in your assets, use debt to invest in yourself, use debt to invest in your business. You can get financial planning help at Maranantha.com

The Mailbag

Greg Abrams, Branch Manager for American Pacific Mortgage answers questions about the buying a home with no money down or low money down. Refinancing ideas for appreciated homes and who a reverse mortgage is a fit for.  You can reach Greg directly at 805-667-8465 or apmloan.com/

Enjoy the show and please join us again soon!



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American Pacific Mortgage, — Greg Abrams. Serving the 805.

Pierpont Raquet Club  — Since 1977

Spanish Hills Country Club  Previews Memberships available.

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Maranantha.com – The way financial planning should be.

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