SOE Award Recipient
2016 • Hospitality/Tourism
"I’ve never grown and stretched so hard in all my life and I literally jump up out of bed every day as I get ready to dive back in to it. It’s so fun and so hard all at the same time. "
Sherry Villanueva is Managing Partner of Acme Hospitality that owns three hospitality-based businesses in Santa Barbara's Funk Zone – The Lark, a 135 seat full-service family style restaurant/bar, Lucky Penny, a takeaway wood-fire pizzeria, Les Marchands, a wine bar and retail shop, as well as the Santa Barbara Wine Collective. All Acme properties are dedicated to delivering the highest quality experience to their guests through outstanding service, delicious food/wine/spirits and an atmosphere that is casually sophisticated, warm and inviting.