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Platinum Sponsor 

With 40 years of experience, Sensiba San Filippo LLP (SSF) ranks among the region’s top 10 public accounting firms. Offering comprehensive assurance, tax and consulting services, the Firm has global expertise with a regional focus. As a member of Morison KSI, SSF is a part of an international association of affiliated accounting firms that supports their clients’ global business needs in over 88 countries.

Tim Tikalsky
(925) 271-8678

Gold Sponsors

Make an investment in your company’s future and your place of business with an Owner-Occupied Commercial Real Estate Loan from First Citizens. Plus, take advantage of these great features: Up to 85% loan-to-value, special loan programs for medical and dental office buildings, and SBA 504 financing.

Dustin Bell
(925) 948-1146



Five star Bank is a business bank that serves customers and impacts communities through purpose-driven banking. Five Star Bank specializes in business banking, cash management, SBA lending, community bank, agriculture, faith lending, construction, nonprofit and more.

Yoon SaeChao
(510) 368-2501

Silver Sponsors

CDEC is celebrating 25 years of providing professional 1031 Exchange services nationally to owners of investment real estate who desire to defer capital gains tax on the sale of real estate property.

Teresa Fluegal 
(415) 596-6749

We are an award-winning community business bank headquartered in Sacramento, California with deep roots in the Yuba and Sutter counties. We are a multi-faceted bank, providing full banking products and services to consumers and businesses in our immediate market area.

Doug Dransfield 
(916) 955-4809


Bronze Sponsors

Rubicon Mortgage Fund, LLC is a direct private lender that specializes in short-term financing. We understand that occasionally loans do not fit into the standard model of traditional lenders,; therefore we focus on funding non-conventional loans.

Cesar Pena
(925) 239-6609



As the national leader in 1031 exchange services, IPX has the financial assurances, sevurity and expertise essentials necessary to handle even the most complicated exchanges for your clients.

Ron Ricard
(408) 483-1031

Business Finance Capital (“BFC”​) is a Los Angeles-based SBA Certified Development Company specializing in the SBA 504 program. The SBA 504 loan puts financing within reach for small to medium sized businesses through low down payments, minimal collateral requirements, and low, long-term fixed interest rates. BFC partners with participating lenders to provide up to 90 percent financing on an owner-user real estate transaction.

Stephanie Chung
(925) 900-3344

U.S. Bancorp, with nearly 70,000 employees and $554 billion in assets as of December 31, 2020, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth-largest commercial bank in the United States. The Minneapolis-based bank blends its relationship teams, branches and ATM network with digital tools that allow customers to bank when, where and how they prefer. U.S. Bank is committed to serving its millions of retail, business, wealth management, payment, commercial, corporate, and investment customers across the country and around the world as a trusted and responsible financial partner. This commitment continues to earn a spot on the Ethisphere Institute’s World’s Most Ethical Companies list and puts U.S. Bank in the top 5% of global companies assessed on the CDP A List for climate change action. Visit for more.

Anna Duncan
(925) 222-8223

Online Continuing Education(CE) and Professional Development courses developed by Patricia Lynn, CCIM, and Gene Trowbridge, CCIM. “Renew your license, renew yourself.”

Patricia Lynn
(559) 269-4998

Media Sponsors

San Francisco Business Times, where you’ll find the latest breaking business news, updated throughout the day, some of this week’s top stories from San Francisco Business Times and other popular features from the weekly edition.

Michael Fernald