Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2010 ---- RealtyStore, the fastest growing, leading provider of foreclosure and financially distressed real estate listings in the country, has been recognized as an Emerging Entrepreneur company at the 16th annual South Coast Business & Technology Awards Dinner, hosted by the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara
The annual event draws over 600 guests and 70 corporate sponsors and drives net proceeds of more than $130,000. Proceeds are awarded in the form of academic scholarships to Santa Barbara County students pursuing higher education.
“We feel extremely privileged to participate in this event,” said Tim Chin, CEO of RealtyStore. “We’re fortunate to have grown the RealtyStore business to a level which allows us to join with this group of local business leaders. It’s an honor to see RealtyStore.com recognized as an Emerging Entrepreneur company.”
About RealtyStore.com: Founded in 2005, RealtyStore.com is the fastest growing, most trusted provider of foreclosure listings and information in the nation with over 1 million pre-foreclosure, foreclosure auction, bank-owned, and tax sale property listings. Collected from hundreds of public and private sources, RealtyStore's proprietary database includes extensive property characteristics (including pictures and maps), default and tax information, comparable home values, and neighborhood demographics information. For more information, visit http://www.RealtyStore.com.
About South Coast Business & Technology Awards: The South Coast Business and Technology Awards are made by a Steering Committee of local business leaders who nominate and honor industry leaders in the fields of business and technology with awards for excellence in leadership, service, entrepreneurship and innovation. Proceeds from the dinner benefit the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara, and will be used to provide scholarships for financially-needy students studying in the fields of business and technology at UC Santa Barbara, Westmont College and Santa Barbara City College. For information, visit www.sbscholarship.org