What is the Monterey County Business Council?

As the leading business organization in the county, Monterey County Business Council (MCBC) is dedicated to promoting economic development and business growth in the region. Our organization is committed to fostering a supportive and inclusive business community that encourages innovation and drives economic prosperity.

The Monterey County Business Council offers a variety of programs designed to promote economic development and support businesses throughout the region. Our programs include events, workshops, business support, procurement support, and networking opportunities that bring together business leaders, elected officials, and other stakeholders to discuss key issues and promote collaboration in Monterey County.

Meet the Team

Paul Farmer

Chief Operations Officer


Jesus Escutia

Program Manager


Jose Luis Barajas

Program Analyst