Stories by David Dennis

Santa Cruz Vibes Magazine writer David Dennis

David co-founded Ventana Surfboards & Supplies, leading sales, marketing, and business development. He’s also a product manager at Microsoft on the team. Raised in Northern California, he lives with his wife on the lower Westside of Santa Cruz. Late in life, he and his children discovered surfing, which became a shared passion. David enjoys photography, travel, and family time, all while staying connected to the ocean.

Western Flyer boat in Moss Landing Harbor
August 2, 2023

Lost and Found: The Western Flyer’s Journey from Steinbeck to Surfboards

A Legendary Fishing Vessel Returning to Monterey Bay as a Beacon of Education and Conservation