Congressman DeSaulnier to Tour Local Small Businesses as Part of Small Business Week

May 3, 2016
Press Release

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) will tour local small businesses in Todos Santos Plaza in Concord on Friday, May 6th as part of National Small Business Week. During the tour, he will meet with local business owners to explore which policies Congress should focus on to support small businesses and spur job creation.

“Small businesses stimulate our economy and are the engine of job creation in the United States. As a former small business owner, I look forward to hearing from our local business community and discussing ways to better meet the needs of this vital sector of our economy,” said Congressman DeSaulnier.

Small Business Visits:

When: Friday, May 6, 2016

Where: Sugar Plum Coffee Shop
1815 Colfax Street
Concord, CA 94520
Time: 12:30 pm

Where: The Parlor Barber Shop
2230 Salvio Street
Concord, CA 94520
Time: 12:45 pm

Where: Loard’s Ice Cream
2151 Salvio Street, Concord
Concord, CA 94520
Time: 1:00 pm

These events are open to the press.

Earlier on Friday, Congressman DeSaulnier will be the keynote speaker at the East Bay Leadership Council’s Small Business Awards in Concord to highlight the importance of job creation and economic development in Contra Costa County.