Congratulations to SBBC Board Member, Steve Collins, Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year

Steve Collins, long-term partner in Hermosa Cyclery and a driving force behind the Fiesta Hermosa bike valets since 2010 was deservedly honored as Man of the Year by the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce on January 12. In addition to his his extraordinary efforts providing support and free services at the twice yearly Hermosa bike valets, Collins also donates dozens of bicycles annually to the Hermosa Beach toy drive among his many community efforts. His organizing work on behalf of cyclists in the Hermosa Beach St. Patrick's Day parade resulted in a huge turnout helping to greatly increase our visibility in town. Steve's parents, his wife, Debbie, and his sister were all on hand at Union Cattle to see him receive his award as were two of his Hermosa Cyclery partners and fellow SBBC Board Member, Joe Galliani. Steve's acceptance remarks were typically humble and gracious as he acknowledged the many Hermosans he credited as his inspiration, including members of the City Council...
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Labor Day Fiesta Hermosa Bike Valet (Corral) Is Again a Big Success!

With 3000 bikes parked (at least), and as many smiles generated - it was a great weekend!  Thanks to everyone that helped out to make this an unqualified success - partners and volunteers alike! Want to see some solicited (but definitely not coerced...we would of course never stoop to that - there was no need!) feedback from the folks who pedaled over, down or up to use the corral?  Then check out these pieces prepared by our very own Joe Galliani, aka The Creative Greenius. Fiesta Hermosa Bike Valet Day 1, Sept 4, 2010 Hermosa Patch: Bikers Praise Free Valet as Fiesta Ends...
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