COVID Business Survival Awards

Please join the Monterey County Business Council for the Covid Business Survival Awards (previously known as the GALA & Annual Economic Vitality) as we honor remarkable organizations for their contribution to our economic vitality. This celebration will be filled with great conversations, a dynamic atmosphere, and an opportunity to honor some of the businesses and people who have successfully weathered the storm of the last few years. The event will take place on Friday, February 24, 2023 at 6PM at the astounding Pebble Beach Resort (1700 17 Mile Dr, Pebble Beach, CA 93933). You don’t want to miss out!

Startup Factory Monterey Bay

At Startup Factory we build businesses. Everyone who participates, from aspiring entrepreneurs to the merely curious, participates hands-on in creating a business. Learn how to think, work, and build like an entrepreneur. Learn the necessary steps to start a successful business. Don’t miss this opportunity to get a leg up on how to start a business!

Join us for a weekend of learning and building. The weekend features ideas pitches, short workshops, coaching, and lots of working to build a business in a team. The weekend is open to individuals and to existing teams. Bring an idea to pitch – or just bring you. Existing teams can work together; individuals will form teams at the event.

If you have any questions about attending Startup Factory, contact us at

Startup Monterey Bay Connect

Innovative Spaces in Monterey Bay

Join the June Startup Monterey Bay Connect featuring Innovative Spaces in Monterey Bay!

Be part of the growing entrepreneurial community in this region at this monthly meeting. Find out about the latest innovations, trends in business and technology, or the latest and greatest ideas. Meet other founders, investors, and local businesses. Join us as we build the Monterey Bay startup community.

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