San Benito County Business Council

Kristina Wyatt, Executive Director
San Benito County Business Council

Name: Kristina Wyatt, Executive Director San Benito County Business Council

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Business, community wellness and sustainability-related issues.


The San Benito County Business Council was formed in 2001 to facilitate intergovernmental cooperation, collaboration and consolidation, support, expand and enhance the community job base and promote community wellness and sustainability. It is the role of the San Benito County Business Council to create, develop, utilize and promote policies and practices that will provide outstanding pro-business legislative and local policy representation. The practice and implementation of these policies and practices enhance the private enterprise base by directly improving the economic climate essential for prosperous businesses, good jobs and the superior quality of life expected in our community. Our Core Objectives Include: • Promoting community wellness and sustainability • Supporting, expanding and enhancing the community job base • Facilitating intergovernmental cooperation, collaboration and consolidation • Encouraging government efficiencies, permit streamlining, public/private partnerships and privatization Executive Committee: President Bob Tiffany, Tiffany Motor Company, VP Incentives- Business Retention & Attraction Larry Barr, Pacific Scientific, VP Budget & Revenue Enhancement- N. Graham Mackie Dassel's Petroleum, VP Land Use- Scott Fuller, San Juan Oaks Golf Club, Jim Gillio, Central Ag Supply, Treasurer- Mike Grace Grace & Associates, CPAs. Board Members: Anderson Homes, Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments (AMBAG) Benchmark Communities, Breen Law Firm, Community Foundation for San Benito County, Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County, Felice Consulting Services, Filice Farms, Gavilan College, George Chiala Farms, Graniterock, Guerra Nut Shelling, Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital, Hollister Downtown Association, Hollister School District, Intero Real Estate, JNM Company Commercial Real Estate, L+G, LLP, Monterey County Business Council, Nino Real Estate, PG&E, Rabobank, Ridgemark Golf & Country Club, Rocks Ranch, Ruggeri, Jensen & Azar, County of San Benito, San Benito County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, San Benito County Farm Bureau, Sierra Pacific Associates, Tanimura & Antle, Teknova, TriCal, Inc. and Union Bank. For more information, see:

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Article 04/17/2014 Business Council Request to AMBAG on Process, Population Projections, Funding Threats Published
Article 01/16/2015 2015 Regional Economic Forecast: Sign up now for early-bird registration Published
Article 02/23/2015 GO-Biz to host free local workshop on California Competes tax credit Published
Article 03/11/2015 Workshop: Doing Business with Government Published
Article 06/11/2015 COMMENTARY: Panoche Valley Solar Advocates Urge Opponents to Refrain from Threats, Suits, Delay Tactics Published
Article 07/06/2015 GO-Biz Launches One-Stop Biz Portal Published
Article 07/08/2015 Smartphone Video Production Workshop July 14 Published
Article 09/02/2015 Water information forum Sept. 17 Published
Article 09/15/2015 PG&E Opens New Customer Service Center in Hollister's Clocktower Plaza Published
Article 04/21/2016 Monterey Bay Economic Partnership to Host Second Annual Regional Economic Summit April 26 Published
Article 10/15/2016 COMMENTARY: Business Council supports Measure W sales tax extension Published
Article 04/06/2017 Business Council to host San Benito County Water Forum Published
Article 05/20/2017 Regional Economic Summit recap: Spotlight on jobs, housing is key Published
Event 02/02/2015 Panoche Valley Solar Open House Published
Event 02/11/2015 ‘ACT LOCAL’ Business Workshop: Doing Business with Federal & Local Governments and Public Agencies Published
Event 03/20/2015 Doing Business with Government Workshop Published
Event 07/06/2015 Smartphone Video Production Workshop Published
Event 09/02/2015 San Benito County Water Information Forum Published
Event 04/12/2017 2017 San Benito County Water Forum Published