Catch A Glimpse Behind the Manzanita Curtain of the Economic Engine of Nevada County

The Tour of Nevada County 2010 – Thursday, September 23, 2010, 830am-4pm

Lunch at Loma Rica Organic Farm

The Nevada County Economic Resource Council Foundation and Citizens Bank of Northern California present the annual Tour of Nevada County, Thursday September 23, 2010. Join business owners, government officials, and other local movers and shakers on a one-day excursion of five local export manufacturing companies, including AJA Video Systems, Cranmer Engineering, High Sierra Electronics, Eigen and Mini Mania. The Tour of Nevada County offers attendees a unique look behind the manzanita curtain at the companies that contribute to the economic engine that drives business in Nevada County. Hear about these businesses successes and challenges directly from their founders and presidents. Meet and network with like-minded business owners and entrepreneurs while gaining a better understanding of business vitality in Nevada County.

Attendees are greeted with coffee and pastries upon arrival, before heading out to visit five local export manufacturing companies on air-conditioned tour buses. Each bus is lead by a tour guide familiar with each of the businesses and the business community at large. Past tour guides have included Judy Hess of Citizens Bank, Rod Fivelstad of the Grass Valley Rotary, Andy Burton of Full Spectrum Marketing, among others. Groups break for a gourmet lunch and wrap up the day with a wine tasting.

This is a must do event for any new or established business or entrepreneur looking to start a business in Nevada County.

The tour will start and end at Litton Field, 200 Litton Drive (off Sierra College Blvd). Watch for signs.

$65, Advance payment required. No walk-ins. Please call us at 530-274-8455.

Comfortable shoes, casual clothing, hats and sunscreen suggested.


One Response

  1. Sounds like a great event. So bummed I will not be able to attend this one. Hopefully next year!

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