California Small Business Owner Highlight

Some people are made to be leaders. At the tender age of 25, Ricardo Sibrian has bought into a restaurant franchise and now owns and operates it. He’s lighting his own torch, and looking to carry it forward like the true leader he is.

Sibrian’s Perkos Farm Fresh Café, located in Sacramento, CA, is an all-American diner experience. The man behind the restaurant is a millennial Hispanic entrepreneur, blazing a path toward conquering the restaurant world.

California Events

Date:
Fri, 24 Feb 2017
Time:
8:30am-10am

The Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce and Small Business Majority invite you to join us for a free workshop to help you navigate the funding landscape and finance the growth of your small business.

Location: Pittsburg , CA
Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Presentation
Date:
Tue, 14 Mar 2017
Time:
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Small Business Majority has partnered with the Board of Equalization.

Location: Gardena , CA
Event type: Healthcare, General Small Business, Family Medical Leave, Youth, Paid Sick Days, Workforce Expo/Fair
Date:
Wed, 15 Mar 2017
Time:
5:30 - 7:30 PM

VEDC and Small Business Majority invite you to join us for a free workshop to help you navigate the funding landscape and finance the growth of your small business. We will focus on microloans, crowdfunding, online lenders and guarding against predatory lending.

Location: Van Nuys , CA
Event type: Access to Capital, Retirement Security Presentation
Date:
Thu, 16 Mar 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Acompáñenos a una presentación sobre como planificar para su retiro. Nos enfocaremos en varios instrumentos disponibles para el retiro de un emprendedor o dueño de una pequeña empresa. Temas van a incluir: 

Location: Palm Dessert , CA
Event type: Retirement Security Presentation
Date:
Fri, 24 Mar 2017
Time:
12-1:30pm

Have you ever wanted to engage in local or statewide policy as a small business owner? Are there issues you're interested in speaking out about as a small business or community advocate? 

Location: Pittsburg , CA
Event type: Healthcare, Access to Capital, Taxes, Retirement Security Presentation

California Research

Published:
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
CA Retirement Infographic

A scientific opinion poll released by AARP and Small Business Majority shows a strong majority of California small business owners support the creation of a voluntary, portable retirement savings program that would allow employees to more easily save for their financial future. What's more, small business owners believe offering such a program to their employees would give their business a competitive edge.

Published:
Fri, 23 Jan 2015

Although large employers have been expanding wellness programs in recent years, small businesses have lagged in this endeavor. Since small businesses employ nearly 50% of all private-sector workers, any comprehensive expansion of wellness and prevention efforts must include a role for this large swath of private sector employers.

Published:
Sat, 12 Apr 2014

In communities across the United States, it is the jobs small businesses provide and the consumers they serve that keep our economic recovery moving. However, this recovery is threatened when small businesses are faced with costly and frivolous lawsuits brought on by patent assertion entities—commonly referred to as patent trolls. Small Business Majority's national scientific opinion polling found small firms support patent reform legislation that would help prevent patent trolls from targeting small businesses.