Indy Editor Wins Entrepreneurship Award

The Santa Barbara Independent’s Editor in Chief Marianne Partridge was one of 10 recipients of the 2014 Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award. Kathy Joseph of Fiddlehead Cellars, Amy Chalker of Isabella Gourmet Foods, Lacey Grevious of The Refillery, Suzanne McNeely of Senior Planning Services, Kymberlee Weil of Strategic Samurai, Calla Gold of Calla Gold Jewelry, Michele Hinnrichs of PAT Industries, Anita Chambers of Odulair, and Betty Hatch of La Belle Modeling Agency were also winners. The event was held 5/9 and hosted by the Spirit of Entrepreneurship Foundation. The winners were selected from a pool of 27 finalists.

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