Paula Lumbard, a Venice business owner and entertainment industry veteran, was honored Wednesday, October 18th, at the Venice Arts second annual Fall Business Mixer by executive director Lynn Warshafsky and creative director Jim Hubbard of Venice Arts.

A member of the Venice Arts Business Art Circle, Lumbard was honored for her $5,000 donation to the organization, which brings artists together with low-income young people to help nurture their creativity, imagination and talent. She is founder and president of the Venice-based FootageBank HD, a company that collects High-Definition stock footage of moving and still films and images.