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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Virtual Surprise Business Roundtable with Mayor Hall & Local Business Leaders


You’re invited to watch a virtual business roundtable with Mayor Skip Hall and a group of local business leaders as they discuss their experiences and successes related to opening and operating a small business in Surprise. 

The following business leaders will be part of the roundtable:

  • Ben Smith and Marina Portillo, Fine Fittings 
  • Daniel Villa, V Jewelers 
  • Karin York, Spencer’s Place 
  • Victoria Conner, Infinity Floral 

The discussion will be prerecorded and made available as a video premiere on Thursday, June 3 at 2 p.m. via web and TV. 

Tune in on the Economic Development Facebook page at, the City of Surprise YouTube channel at, and on Surprise TV via Cox Cable Channel 11 or The video will be available for replay on the same platforms and channels after the initial premiere. 

The Surprise Business Roundtable is brought to you by the city of Surprise Economic Development Department. To learn more about the support available to businesses in the city and to connect with the team, visit

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