Led by seasoned, industry leading experts who speak the language of small business ownership, paired with 20-plus years experience in business development, sales, and marketing, Founder/Executive Director, Kena Fuller, and a team of Fuller Management and DLBA staff are geared up to provide both in-person and remote advisement coaching to all Downtown Long Beach P.A.C.E. participants.
Passionate about small business entrepreneurship, an advocate for doers, dreamers, innovators, and trailblazers, Fuller Management created P.A.C.E. as a way for hyper-local business to receive the hands-on, comprehensive support that is needed for the success of both entrepreneurs and businesses alike.
To ensure our downtown participants receive the hands-on support they so deserve, in collaboration with and by partner support of the DLBA, P.A.C.E. participants will gain access to:
- One-on-one business advisement/coaching session(s)
- Customized business assessment
- Strategic planning support
- PLUS “P.A.C.E. Perks”, Exclusive benefits at Downtown Long Beach businesses!
For questions about P.A.C.E. and remote scheduling email: Austinm@dlba.org.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
What businesses qualify for the free program?
What types of businesses can participate in PACE?
What are the dates available for one on one coaching?
Friday, November 8
Friday, December 13
Friday, January 10
Friday, February 14
Friday, March 13
Friday, April 10
Friday, May 8
Friday, June 12
Friday, July 10
Friday, August 14
Friday, September 11
How do I get the exclusive PACE Perks benefits?
P.A.C.E. Perks gives program participants access to exclusive benefits at Perks businesses, ranging from free membership to special discounts at each participating business, ensuring all P.A.C.E. participants receive our full support, as well as support from our local small business community.
(Valid June 28, 2019 – September 30, 2020)
Participating Perk Businesses
P.A.C.E. Business Consultation Office Hours
Register for P.A.C.E Business Consultation Office Hours
“Planning. Action. Coaching. Entrepreneurship”
Date: The second Friday of every month. Please select a preferred time and date below, and you will be contacted to confirm your appointment.