Tina Ribero, Jeana Arnold, Beth Welch, Brenda Weatherly, Jill Pagaran, and Kathy Schipper sign a contract to develop a five-year marketing plan to increase tourism in San Benito County. Photo provided by Jill Pagaran.

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San Benito County Tourism begins drafting five-year marketing plan

Leaders in the Hollister Downtown Association, San Juan Bautista Committee and Community Foundation see potential for increased tourist spending in San Benito County.

Development Services Program Manager Mary Paxton presented the resolution for an MOU with the chamber that the council turned down. Photos by John Chadwell.

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Hollister City Council shoots down $390K Chamber of Commerce request

Three members of the Hollister City Council didn't move forward with a vote to award San Benito County Chamber of Commerce $78,000 annually for five years to fund tourism marketing.

Local Agency Work Gains Celebrity Attention and National Exposure for Rare Disease Day 2015

Profile of 12-year-old PHA survivor gains national celebrity attention on Twitter, highlighting work from local agency Redbeard Communications

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Chamber to coordinate tourism marketing campaign

Hollister City Council approves $50,000 to fund promotional effort

SBDC Services for San Benito County

Business / Economy

FREE Services for San Benito County Businesses and Entrepreneurs

The California State University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering FREE services in San Benito County to help businesses succeed, and through their success, to stimulate the local and regional economy.