SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONTRAPORT has been selected by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) as Small Business of the Year for the 19th Senate District, which includes all of Santa Barbara County and western Ventura County. Landon Ray, CEO of ONTRAPORT, will join Senator Jackson to accept the award at the 2014 California Small Business Day held June 16th in Sacramento.
On Friday, June 6, from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., Jackson will be touring ONTRAPORT, 2040 Alameda Padre Serra #220, Santa Barbara, and presenting them with a Small Business of the Year resolution.
"We are thrilled to be recognized as the Small Business of the Year for our district," said Landon Ray, CEO of ONTRAPORT. "Our mission is to help entrepreneurs grow their business and build a better life for themselves, and being recognized for achieving our mission from a pool of all the other small businesses in our area is truly an honor."
Founded in 2006 by Ray, ONTRAPORT has rapidly grown from a two-person team working from a yurt in Ray's backyard to a team of 95 serving entrepreneurs and small businesses around the world. ONTRAPORT addresses the challenges and needs of entrepreneurs and small businesses by replacing the tangled mess of disparate software tools that frustrate most small businesses with a complete, harmonized platform that captures their most critical business needs.
The 2014 California Small Business Day held June 16, 2014, in Sacramento, is sponsored by small business organizations and local chambers throughout California. Over eighty legislators will recognize a small business from their district, out of 3.3 million in the State of California.
ONTRAPORT provides a comprehensive business and marketing automation platform targeted to the specific needs of entrepreneurs and small businesses. With ONTRAPORT as their partner, entrepreneurs and small business owners can quickly and easily start, systemize and scale their businesses on a powerful platform integrating the marketing, sales and business applications they need, when they need it. For more information, visit www.ontraport.com.