Coffee with an Entrepreneur - Mark Peabody
Please join us as we hear stories from one of the nation's most ingenious entrepreneurs.
Each month we sit with the country's best to learn from their experiences, be inspired and have the opportunity to ask questions. Round Table format gives everyone the opportunity to have a front row seat!.
In coordination with the City of Corona, the Chamber is proud to host this event. Invite a friend and be ready to have your socks blown off . . . You will NOT want to miss it!
Mark Peabody is the Chief Executive Officer of Peabody Engineering & Supply, Inc., where he has worked for 40 years. Peabody is a manufacturer of rotationally molded plastic products, including their proprietary line of chemical and water storage tanks, as well as custom molded products for a variety of industries. Peabody also manufactures RF Transparent Architectural Concealment enclosures for hiding cellular and microwave antennas from public view on buildings and other architectural features.
Peabody Engineering received the Manufacturer of the Year Award from The Chamber of Commerce in 2013, The Inland Empire’s Top Workplace Award from The Riverside Press Enterprise in 2014 and was in the top ten again from 2015-2018. Mark was a top 3 finalist in 2014 for CSUSB Spirit of The Entrepreneur Award and won the Award in 2015 along with his brother and partner Larry Peabody. The Peabody Brothers were also recognized by the US Small Business Administration as Family Business of the Year for Region IX in 2018. Mark was also honored in 2018 by The American Diabetes Association as Father of The Year.
Mark is a fourth-generation California native and 16-year resident of Corona. He has a B.S. Degree in Finance and has been married to his soulmate Cheryl for 34 years with two adult sons, both of which are Eagle Scouts and is a Grandfather of the sweetest little girl you’ve ever seen. He has a passion for his community, having served in organizations like Little League, Boy Scouts of America, The Foundation for Community and Family Health and the YMCA, where he has held several positions in leadership. In addition to being a past Chairman in 2016 for the Corona Chamber of Commerce, He continues to serve on the Chamber board as well as The Governing Board at Corona Regional Medical Center and on The Board of Directors for the Circle City Rotary Club in Corona as the Fundraising Chair. On Sundays, he serves at Crossroads Christian Church on the Greeter’s Team. Mark’s hobbies include Gardening, Cooking, Collecting Wine, Hiking and Scuba Diving.