Ann Johnson-Cruz

Business Advisor

Sonoma SBDC

About Me:

Ann is a serial entrepreneur – currently owning a landscaping business with her husband – as well as a past Eureka retailer and contract Public Relations and Marketing consultant. She has worked with the Norcal SBDC for the past 12 years and has over a decade supporting small businesses throughout Northern California. She has a BA from Cal Poly Humboldt in Journalism and spent several years as a Business Writer and Editor of the Eureka Times-Standard. Her expertise areas include: grant management, public relations, retail growth strategies, customer service, and startups.

Expertise: Customer Service Public Relations Retail Operations Startups