Welcome to B4B, a community where business owners unite to provide valuable insights and solutions to individuals facing pressing business concerns. Our mission is to foster collaborative growth and empower entrepreneurs through monthly sessions in the Hot Seat.
Our Monthly Gatherings
Every month, we come together on the 4th Wednesday at 7:30 am via Zoom to support someone in the Hot Seat, addressing their unique business challenges. Be sure to stay connected by joining our email list – you’ll receive the Zoom link and details about the featured business in the Hot Seat.
Meet Joan De Souza
Joan De Souza is the driving force behind B4B. With wo decades of managerial experience as the Customer Service Manager at the Los Angeles Times, Joan led and managed a team of over 200 staff members.
In this role, Joan had to make pivotal decisions, notably implementing an innovative circulation system that revolutionized subscription and delivery processes. Joan’s influence extended to notable projects such as launching home delivery customer service at La Opinion.
Today, Joan stands as the founder of Business4Business, a local business support group committed to fostering sustained success for enterprises. Joan is deeply ingrained in her community. Her contributions include serving on the Executive Board of Directors for the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, where she held the role of Vice Chair of Membership.
Join us at Business4Business, where collaboration and community drive entrepreneurial success.