Michael Craviotto

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Michael Craviotto

First Impression

Name: Michael Craviotto

Job Title: Legal Advertising

What’s it like to work at the Independent? It’s been incredible to meet the people crazy enough to take on the Sisyphean task of publishing a newspaper. This family is as eccentric as it is committed to serving the people of Santa Barbara. Did I mention the Angry Poodles?

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