Local public market selected for Innovative Business of the Year Award from the Oxnard Chamber of Commerce
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The Annex at The Collection at RiverPark, a community minded public market showcasing 12 artisan micro-shops, is being honored for their contributions to the Oxnard community by receiving the Innovative Business of the Year Award from the Oxnard Chamber of Commerce.
Presented by the Oxnard Chamber of Commerce, the 68th Annual Community and Business Awards acknowledges businesses that demonstrate innovative thinking through employee benefits, programs employing technology and environmentally friendly practices.
The Annex celebrates the spirit of small business by providing a platform for retailers and culinary talents to share their passions with visitors in a one-of-a-kind public market space. The marketplace is deeply connected to its Ventura County home, and reflects many of the region’s cultural and visual characteristics to highlight homegrown brands, rising star entrepreneurs and American heritage.
“The Annex is a fantastic staple to the Collection at RiverPark,” said Stefanie Muegel, Marketing Director for The Collection at RiverPark. “Since the beginning, the mission of the Annex is to bring together members of the community while supporting local small business. We are very honored to be receiving this prestigious award.”
“The Annex has played an important role in the growth and vibrancy of The Collection shopping center,” said Ann Walsh, Development Director for Shea Properties. “We are proud to introduce a unique marketplace that pays homage to the region, and elicits a new shopping and dining experience to this incredible community.”
The Annex is located at 550 Collection Blvd., Oxnard, Calif. 93036. The public market is open mornings until late-night, daily. For more information about The Annex and special events, visit http://thecollectionrp.com/the_annex, or follow the hashtag #TheAnnexRP.
About The Collection (TheCollectionRP.com)
The Collection at RiverPark is a 750,000 square foot, open-air specialty retail center located in the heart of West Ventura County. Inspired by the beauty of the California coast, The Collection reflects the unique atmosphere of the surrounding seaside communities. The Collection is built around a town grid of retail streets, each of which has its own personality-a carefully crafted assortment of established and contemporary designer shops, distinctive dining, and signature entertainment venues. Anchors include Target, Century RiverPark 16, REI, Whole Foods Market, H&M, 24-Hour SuperSport and The Container Store. Restaurants include Yard House, Larsen’s Grill, Gen Korean BBQ, Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar, Maria’s Italian Kitchen and more. Follow us on the web, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram at TheCollectionRP.