National Small Business Week Kicks Off in Corpus Christi

Media Advisory

What:   National Small Business Week Kickoff  

When:  Monday, April 29, at 9:30 a.m.            

Where: Water Street Market
             309 N. Water St., 78401                  

Who:   Mayor Paulette Guajardo  

            Peter Zanoni, City Manager  

            Monica Stuber, City Branch Manager for the U.S. Small Business Administration 

            Al Arreola, Jr., President and CEO, United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce 

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City of Corpus Christi and the United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the National Small Business Week kickoff to take place during a networking morning mixer on Monday, April 29, at 9:30 a.m.  

We invite you to a news conference where City and Chamber officials will highlight the importance of small businesses in our community and share the exciting activities planned from Tuesday, April 30, through Friday, May 3.  

City and Chamber officials would like to thank the following valued partners for their contributions: the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center, Score Corpus Christi, and the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center.   

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call 361-826-3124 in advance. 

The public can view the ceremony on the following City social media channels:  

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi 

For more information, media representatives can contact Public Information Officer Cassandra Hinojosa at 361-826-2944 or