Danza Gets Back On The Grind

ABF Skate Shop was featured in the Ocean Star and Coast Star newspapers on March 17, 2016. Check it out! Here’s a PDF, too, for easy reading: ABF Skate Shop in The Coast Star    

Matt’s Letter to US1 in 2013

I was delighted to see Burt Navarrete pictured on a skateboard on the cover of the March 6 edition of U.S. 1 at his newly launched Tigerlabs entrepreneurship center. As someone who both skateboards and started a business as a teenager, this image — and the inclusion of words like “Innovation” and […]

1993: Flower/Skateboard Shop Rolls Toward Sweet Smell of Success

If you visit American Beauty Florist before Christmas, you can swing by and pick up a festive poinsettia, a floral centerpiece or one of their trademark psychedelic skateboards.  Of course, that’s not a common holiday purchase.  In fact, to Mary Danza, owner of the florist shop/skateboard boutique, her entire establishment represents an […]