Both long-time craft beer pioneers and younger start-up brewers support Omar's candidacy. Learn more about the economic impact the industry has on the region here.
“Omar Passons has been a supporter of the craft beer community and a leader in San Diego with consistent values for years. I value that he is an independent thinker who is committed to the betterment of San Diego. His leadership will be great for the San Diego region.”
"I am a brewer, but I also am responsible for several people's livelihood and I am a father of a young daughter and a husband. My wife and I have known Omar Passons for years as a leader in this community and a supporter of not just craft beer but also in helping children and improving San Diego. We support him for the County Board of Supervisors because he has integrity, is authentic, and really cares about helping make life better for others."
"I have known Omar Passons as a community leader and dedicated supporter of both small business and the craft beer community for years. He understands the important role our industry plays both as a neighborhood gathering space and as an economic development engine. I am glad he's not just another career politician running for a seat but really cares about this community."
"Omar understands the hard work and risks that small business owners must take to succeed. He sees the economic impact of San Diego's craft beer industry. I support Omar Passons because his combination of private sector experience and compassion makes him the right person to be the next County Supervisor."
"Omar is knowledgeable about the issues that impact the craft beer industry but also about fighting for issues that help all San Diegans. I am proud to support him for the County Board of Supervisors. I have known Omar Passons for years and he has always been focused on doing things to help others over himself."
"Omar Passons is the type of leader we want to see in our government. He is smart, compassionate, and most important is consistent in his values. We are small business owners who care about our employees and Omar has the right professional background to move our region forward. We are excited to support him for the County Board of Supervisors."
"I am a trained scientist and small business owner with a passion for brewing. I support Omar Passons for County Supervisor because he has the professional background and independence for the job. He has a private sector background so he also understands and respects the challenges business owners face. He is the right person to lead our region forward."