Mark Christy

PRESIDENT: LAGUNA BEACH PROPERTIES INC.

Family-Owned Business honoree … he, attorney Joe Gelber bought Hobie retail business 1996 … exec Jake Schwaner holds minority stake … turned business around, closed stores, brought back vendors, focused on core beach clientele … revenue ‘eight figures’ … co-owns Ranch at Laguna Beach hotel; partner, La Sirena Grill … Berkshire Hathaway Realtor … older brother to co-award winner Laurie Alter