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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Tell us about your company. The San Diego clinic offers spe­cialized partial hospitalization care for adults, adolescents, and children in need of the next level of outpatient care. All patients have access to a board-certified psychiatrist and a multidisciplinary team of mental health experts. Our two San Diego programs are:OCD and anxiety For children, adolescents, and adults. Internationally ...read more
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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tell us about your company. EXPOSURE Skate is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to empowering women through skateboarding. Exposure Skate Organization provides free and accessible skateboarding programs to women and girls of all ages, created to empower and inspire through the strength of sport. Exposure Skate Organization uses skateboarding to address the issue of lack of access and inclusion ...read more
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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tell us about your company. A full spectrum dance and performing arts studio now open in Rancho Bernardo. Dance & Company is a non-competitive studio offering a variety of classes for students of all levels and ages (2 through adult). Dance & Company’s owners, Katie Collins and Lisa Lewis are a mother/daughter duo. They opened their first location in Sorrento Valley in 2009 and expanded their ...read more
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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tell us about your company. We have been providing our workshop series since 2012. We have over 40 volunteers and have hundreds of success stories!  What products or services does your business provide? VetCTAP provides job search skills training for Sr. transitioning military, veterans, and spouses. In this innovative, 8-module workshop series we include: resume development, networking skills, ...read more
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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tell us about your company. Hera Hub Carlsbad is a coworking space and business accelerator where entrepreneurial women can create and collaborate in a professional, productive, spa-like environment. The platform provides members with connections to other business experts, access to educational workshops, and visibility within the community... thus giving them the support they need to be ...read more
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Friday, October 18, 2019
Tell us about your company. Country Montessori School in Inland North San Diego / Poway / Rancho Bernardo has been helping children develop their intellectual, physical, social and emotional potential to the fullest since 1989. We are WASC Accredited, and a full member of the American Montessori Society. Country Montessori School program encompasses learning for children of preschool, ...read more
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Friday, October 18, 2019
Tell us about your company. Storage West is a self storage company committed to providing a first-class storage experience for an excellent community of renters. We've been at it for more than 40 years. Our longevity and years of experience have shown us that who stores next to you is just as important as who you choose to store with. At Storage West, we're Here for You.  What products or ...read more
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Friday, October 18, 2019
Tell us about your company. The Susan G. Komen 3-Day® is a 60-mile walk for women and men who are ready to go the distance to end breast cancer. Participants raise a minimum of $2,300 and walk an average of 20 miles a day for three consecutive days, educating tens of thousands of people about breast health and raising funds to help support breast cancer research, community health, patient care ...read more
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Friday, June 14, 2019
Tell us about your company. Cathedral Catholic High School is an innovative academic community of lifelong learners grounded in the Catholic faith that prepares our graduates to live God's call and build the Kingdom.  What products or services does your business provide? Cathedral Catholic High School is a leader in Catholic, college preparatory education. Our rigorous, innovative education ...read more
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Friday, June 14, 2019
Tell us about your company. Bellus Academy is a visionary and a global leader in professional beauty education including cosmetology, esthetics, barbering, make-up artistry, nails and spa education. Recognized by the prestigious Intercoiffure Mondial in 2015 as “Best Continental Academy - North America region”, Bellus Academy is continuing a legacy of leadership. In 2018, Bellus Academy became ...read more
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Friday, June 14, 2019
Tell us about your company. EXPERT HEALTH CARE JUST FOR KIDS. Every day, your child is growing and changing. And you know it’s important to have a doctor who’s an expert in children’s unique medical needs. Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG) is proud to be the only Independent Practice Association (IPA)/medical network in San Diego County and southern Riverside specializing solely in ...read more
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Friday, June 14, 2019
Tell us about your company. Buchalter is a full-service business law firm that has been teaming with clients for eight decades, providing legal counsel at all stages of their growth and evolution, and helping them meet any legal challenges and decisions they may face. Our clients are engaged in a diverse global economy governed by complex laws and regulations, and they trust us as advisers and ...read more
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Wednesday, June 05, 2019
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAK  Soccer player Landon Donovan is expected to share an inspirational message during the North San Diego Business Chamber’s annual Celebration of Business awards dinner in Rancho Bernardo later this month. The 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 27 event will be held outdoors at the Bernardo Winery, 13330 Paseo del Verano Norte, Rancho Bernardo. The cocktail hour and silent ...read more
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Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Tell us about your company. Young Rembrandts is an after-school art enrichment program for children 3 ½ to 12 years of age. Our programs are in pre-schools and elementary schools. Young Rembrandts was founded in 1988, by Bette Fetter in Elgin, Illinois. Ms. Fetter had an art degree and was raising her family when a neighbor approached her to teach her children to draw. What began around a dining ...read more
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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Tell us about your company.We offer both court and court alternatives for resolving family law situations, including divorce, child custody, child and spousal support, debt and property division and division of a family business. Jeff Stacer has been practicing law in San Diego since 1979. He enjoys helping clients to finesse and solve family law issues without court intervention if possible. Mr. ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. Synergy Coworks Centre was created to continue the legacy of community service Bay Vista began 52 years ago. Its ultimate goal is to bring together and inspire entrepreneurs, community organizations, and businesses whose goal is to use creative collaboration to enhance our communities.What products or services does your business provide? Private offices, shared office ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. Pursue your wanderlust with Champion Charter Bus San Diego. The buses we charter are cost-efficient, comfortable, and technology friendly. Whether your trip is long or short, you will have power outlets, free WiFi, and on-board restrooms to make your journey easier. We have access to buses for every occasion, ranging from weddings and corporate events to fun holiday ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. WWP serves to raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of severely injured service men and women; help severely injured service members aid and assist each other; and provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs.  What ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
  Tell us about your company. The Classical Academies is an organization of award-winning, tuition-free, Certified California Public Charter Schools serving North San Diego County since 1999. With over 4,500 students at campuses in Escondido, Vista, Oceanside, and Online, the schools are making a tremendous impact as they reinvent public education. Each campus offers a flexible, personalized ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. While treating everyone with the respect and attention they deserve, our mission is to provide a safe and comfortable environment that allows each individual to feel at ease while embarking on their own personal wellness journey. Our hope is to create life-long relationships and become their trusted resource for health and wellness.  What products or services does ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. We are a full-service general contractor that specializes in technical commercial/industrial construction projects. Proudly family-owned and operated we run our business on the same principles on which we have established our family: Integrity, Partnership, Dedication, Fairness, Respect, and good old fashioned hard work. We provide the personal service and flexibility ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. Unite North County Inland (NCI) is a network of community leaders committed to bringing positive change to the local community. It is a network of businesses, nonprofits, civic organizations, and faith-based communities. Our region of influence is Escondido, Poway, and North Inland San Diego (Rancho Bernardo, Rancho Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch).What products or services ...read more
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Monday, May 13, 2019
Tell us about your company.Global Leadership Academy at Alliant International University has organized several successful leadership training programs and seminars to empower the community in San Diego County since 2016. Our mission:Build a diverse and inclusive community Develop leaders who act beyond self-interests and value conscious businessBridge the gap between the leaders of TODAY and ...read more
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Monday, April 29, 2019
Tell us about your company. Fenner Consulting Group (FCG) was founded in 2009. It is a small minority-owned visionary company that focuses on transforming leaders to support a 21st century diverse workforce. As part of the gig economy, FCG collaborates with other small minority, women, and disabled veteran-owned businesses to acquire contracts/projects pertaining to improving workforce ...read more
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Monday, April 29, 2019
Tell us about your company. North County Gymnastics and the Gyminny Kids opened in 1987. I have been a part of the company since 2003. Liz and Rob, the founders and are the heart and soul of the business. The most important aspect to long-term success in business is the personal touch. Small gestures go a long way with the customer. Free coffee, Wifi, stadium seating, clean bathrooms, seasonal ...read more
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Monday, April 29, 2019
Tell us about your company. The world’s premier aviation and aerospace institution, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, earned the No.1 spot on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 ranking of the United States’ best online bachelor’s degree programs. Our faculty offer high-quality education to students. Award-winning course design and technology exposes students to real-world experiences.  What ...read more
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Monday, April 29, 2019
Tell us about your company. Rose Insurance Solutions specializes in Senior Health Benefits sponsored by Medicare Insurance Providers. We also work with Associations and their members. Licensed in CA, AZ and GA. San Diego County is our primary service area.  What products or services does your business provide? Norma Rose and Rose Insurance Solutions seeks to help you personally, or with your ...read more
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Friday, April 26, 2019
On April 30, 2018, The California Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in the case of Dynamex Operations West vs. Superior Court of Los Angeles. An important takeaway from this landmark case is the transition in how the California Supreme Court views workers’ rights. With this decision we are seeing the courts trend in favor of the employee/ individual and with this decision the court has ...read more
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Friday, April 26, 2019
San Diego is home to the largest concentration of the military personnel in the world. According to a San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC) study there are currently 143,000 active duty personnel, with an increase of 15,000 more on the way in the near future. As a major hub for the military San Diego is also home to 214,000 veterans. The military and San Diego go hand in hand, as the ...read more
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Tell us about your company. San Diego-based Sudberry Properties is a real estate development and management firm that specializes in retail town centers, mixed-use projects, master-planned communities, apartments, hotels, and office/industrial properties. Since its inception in 1979, Sudberry Properties has developed approximately 10 million square feet of commercial property with a market value ...read more
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Tell us about your company. We're dozens of professionals in every discipline, all dedicated to helping make the community in which we live into a better place. We're a shelter from the storm...where politics are left outside. We're a place where divisive issues remain at the door as we work side-by-side to help heal the world. We're part of a worldwide network of 1.25 million people believing ...read more
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Tell us about your company. The Rancho Bernardo Lions Club was chartered on June 27, 1964.  What products or services does your business provide? Free Eye exam/prescription eyeglasses for low-income students in the PUSD.  What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business' history? 50th Celebration of Club; and Annual World Service Day for the Blind each October.  Tell us an ...read more
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Monday, April 01, 2019
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — San Diego Women’s Week kicked off Monday and all week long there will be an eclectic line-up of speakers in town. One of those women is Susan Munsey, the founder and director of an organization called GenerateHope who spoke at the SD Women’s Week kick-off luncheon on Monday. Susan spoke with Morning Extra about her inspiring story and how she is making a difference in the ...read more
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Thursday, March 21, 2019
The 10th Anniversary of San Diego Women’s Week will feature a dynamic and diverse line-up of influential leaders and executive women panelists who have disrupted their respective industries the week of April 1-April 5, according to organizers. “Leadership and Unity are the key themes to this year’s conference and each speaker will share their story of failures, resilience and finding success ...read more
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Monday, March 11, 2019
Tell us about your company. Nestled among hillsides and rolling fairways, Pala Mesa Golf Resort in Fallbrook provides an urban escape offering the perfect setting for executive meetings, conferences, weddings, catered events and championship golf. Personalized service, attention to detail and exceptional cuisine blends to create memorable experiences. Conveniently located in North San Diego ...read more
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Thursday, February 21, 2019
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAKShow more sharing options  Are you someone seeking guidance on how to improve your leadership skills or your company? Next month you can learn “what great leaders do differently” from a business leader who has done just that during a luncheon in Rancho Bernardo. Sony Electronics President and Chief Operating Officer Mike Fasulo will share how he turned his company ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Tell us about your company. The American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. We serve more than 3.6 million people and cover nearly 10,000 square miles in San Diego and Imperial Counties as well as American Samoa. Our region responds to a local emergency ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Tell us about your company. Wheelhouse Credit Union (Wheelhouse) is committed to its community and members, providing their expertise and services to help families and individuals manage their personal finances. Wheelhouse is “San Diego Made” and has been in business since 1934 serving over 20,000 members. Wheelhouse’s corporate headquarters are located in San Diego and information about the ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Tell us about your company. Sportsplex USA manages San Diego’s premier Sports and Recreational Complexes in San Diego county with two locations in Poway and Santee. Each state of the art complex has three tournament-quality softball fields, two indoor soccer arenas, and four-station slow pitch batting cages. Both facilities boast a sports bar & restaurant serving 8 draft beers, wine and a large ...read more
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Tell us about your company. Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is a non-profit, Private, Christian University, and offers more than 185 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral ONLINE PROGRAMS in high-demand fields of the 21st century. Classes in our dynamic online learning environment involve interaction with classmates and individual attention from faculty who care about student success. Drew ...read more
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Monday, February 11, 2019
Tell us about your company. We've been in the same location for 29 plus years. We're a husband and wife team. Woman owned. Licensed, bonded and insured. Chamber and BBB members since 1999.  What products or services does your business provide? We are a full service locksmith. We rekey lock,repair, install new. Rekeying and repair services also available by appointment at shop. We cut keys and ...read more
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Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Tell us about your company. Windermere Homes & Estates is rapidly becoming a leader in Residential and Commercial Real Estate sales in San Diego, California. The reason I choose to work as an agent of Windermere is that their integrity, character, ethics, and philosophy match my own. They are agent centric, not all about growing the business at any cost.  What products or services does your ...read more
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Thursday, January 03, 2019
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAKookTwitterShow more sharing options Businesses will need to adjust to new laws in addition to a changing economic landscape as they make efforts to grow in 2019, according to three local business leaders. North San Diego Business Chamber members were asked to identify the challenges and opportunities they anticipate this year, said President and CEO Debra Rosen. The ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
SAN DIEGO (KUSI)- Joining KUSI’s Allen Denton with a look at the holiday business climate in North County is Debra Rosen, president and CEO of the North San Diego Business Chamber. Watch Video here.  
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. Established over 20 years ago, San Diego BOS Techs is a certified Woman owned business providing proactive comprehensive IT support to small and medium businesses via remote access, email, phone and onsite. We are experts in designing and implementing the best solutions for each client's specific needs and budget. The safety and security of our clients' network and ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. As the teaching clinic of Bastyr University California, Bastyr University Clinic offers comprehensive health care for every age group and demographic. Our doctors and students focus on naturopathic primary care, mind-body issues and nutrition, with a emphasis on: - Providing a natural, non-invasive approach that considers the whole person. - Helping patients resolve ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. I'm approaching my second year anniversary of owning Edible San Diego, a dream come true. Year One was all about learning as much as I could learn about the company, our readers, advertisers and our region. Planning we did that year helped us make 2018 count with strategic growth. Although Edible San Diego has been in business for ten years in San Diego County, it's ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. At GearBox we create custom websites and web apps by leveraging software development to create solutions to increase the efficiency of our client's business.  What products or services does your business provide? We develop high quality, customized websites and web applications. We also offer CRM tools and SEO solutions.  What was the most memorable or successful ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. A Spicy Foods Connoisseur with a Gourmet Foods store located in San Diego.  What products or services does your business provide? We showcase Hot Sauce products from companies that manufacture or distribute their products from the Southern California area.  What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business' history? One of the most memorable moments ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. We are an accounting/operations solution provider, using technology to help the small to medium size business owner to be effective and profitable. In doing so, we help to get accurate job costs or manufacturing costs, and in real time keep within budget. We are planning to concentrate on the solar panel installation type industry (SolarBizAccounting.com)  What ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. We are family owned Commercial Printing & Reprographics Center serving San Diego Businesses since 2002.  What products or services does your business provide? We specialize in serving the 3 verticals: The Training Industry with Workbooks, Manuals and other Training Materials. Sales & Marketing professionals with high quality Trade Show Signage, Mailers, Flyers, ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. Through an unwavering commitment to innovation, Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) creates products designed to make every golfer a better golfer. Callaway Golf Company manufactures and sells golf clubs and golf balls, and sells bags, accessories and apparel in the golf and lifestyle categories, under the Callaway Golf®, Odyssey®, OGIO, and TravisMathew brands ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. FBS is an award winning management company. We are celebrating over four decades of continuous property management operations in San Diego County. We are one of very few Accredited Management Organizations.  What products or services does your business provide? It’s a great time to be a landlord. With rental demand exceeding the supply, especially in our popular city ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. I empower stressed out women and men to take back their lives and thrive! Through one on one coaching, programs, retreats and my new book, Down The Rabbit Hole and Back: A Guide to stop believing the lies and live your own truth!  What products or services does your business provide? I am an Author, Keynote Speaker and Licensed Psychotherapist who has been teaching ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Tell us about your company. Founded in 1964, Rancho Bernardo Republican Women Federated (RBRWF) is a 527(n) tax-exempt political organization and a National Federation of Republican Women Diamond Award Club. Our membership consists of Republican women from various communities along the I15N corridor such as Rancho Bernardo, Poway, 4S Ranch, Scripps Ranch, Sabre Springs, and Rancho ...read more
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Monday, November 19, 2018
  When small business fails, we are all impacted but rarely understand why. In a world where everything can be bought by the click of a button, it is becoming even more critical that communities make a concentrated effort to shop locally. While the convenience of online shopping is unmatched, it may be costing you more than you think. Studies have shown when consumers shop local, significantly ...read more
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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Tell us about your company. C-Far Consulting supports leaders from all sectors in collaboratively improving the health and wellness of communities.  What products or services does your business provide? Management consulting, program development/evaluation, multi-sector collaboration to address chronic public health and wellness issues.  What was the most memorable or successful moment in your ...read more
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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Tell us about your company. Janet Bark Photography is a custom portrait and commercial photography studio located in Poway, CA. I have been in business here for six years, but have worked in the industry for over 20. Photographing people is what I do, but I like to think it's more than the picture you receive. It's the relationships we build, and if I can take the fear out of having your portrait ...read more
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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Tell us about your company. Established in Logan Heights in 1941, the Boys Club of San Diego was the first Boys Club built in San Diego County. Seventy-five years later, we have grown to include 18 sites and we are the second largest Boys & Girls Club youth agency in California. Our mission is to inspire and enable youth to achieve academic success, build good character and responsible ...read more
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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Tell us about your company. We help our clients live a better life at home with quality in home care. Founded in 2010 by former 10News Anchor-Reporter Lauren Reynolds, At Home Nursing Care was inspired by Lauren's own experience needing in home care for her own mother, who died at 58 from breast cancer. Clients feel they can trust the care we provide because we only work with people that we'd be ...read more
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Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Tell us about your company. ACI Specialty Benefits offers best-in-class benefit solutions to engage the new workforce and drive business performance. A top-ranked global benefits provider, ACI consistently helps customers achieve Healthiest Workplace awards, Best Place to Work rankings, and improve engagement, retention, productivity and performance. Founded in 1983 and headquartered in San ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
Tell us about your company. The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy preserves, protects, and shares the natural and cultural resources of the San Dieguito River Valley through collaborative efforts to acquire lands, complete trails, restore habitats, establish educational programs, create interpretive centers, encourage recreation, and mobilize public support.  What products or services does ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tell us about your company. New Pointe Communities is a privately owned home builder founded in October of 2007. Over the last 12 years, we have built over 250 homes throughout San Diego County. Besides being Chamber members, we are also members of the Building Industry Association of San Diego. Our office is located in Rancho Bernardo.  What products or services does your business provide? We ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tell us about your company. Established in 1985, Skyline Home Loans is a full-service, direct lender ranked one of the top mortgage companies in the nation. Since we opened our doors, we’ve only had one goal: to help families buy homes. We make financing as easy as possible. And when it comes to making a purchase as big and essential as a home, the easier, the better!  What products or services ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tell us about your company. The Moonlight Cultural Foundation serves the community of San Diego County through its support of Moonlight Stage Productions, the official Cultural Arts program of the City of Vista, and its mission to enhance and inspire community through cultural arts experiences, as well as Moonlight Youth Theatre and its mission to impact and improve the lives of students and ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tell us about your company. San Diego Habitat for Humanity is the local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International and serves San Diego County. It is an autonomous 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. It is governed locally, raises funds locally and builds locally. Seeking to put God’s love into action, San Diego Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tell us about your company. Second Chance is not just the name of our Company and award-winning beer, it’s an impassioned mission and a declaration of independence. Approximately 70%+ of everything you see in our Carmel Mountain Ranch Brewery & Tasting Room and North Park Beer Lounge is living its “Second Chance” through recycling, repurposing, and upcycling. Our passion for second chances ...read more
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- A San Diego Police detective fought back tears as he stood next to the woman who saved his life on Memorial Day this year.  The woman, Diane Craig, is a registered nurse from Poway. She was one of dozens honored during the 7th annual Hero Awards in Rancho Bernardo.  Craig was driving with her daughter on Memorial Day when she saw the off-duty detective face down on the side ...read more
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018
By Andrew Johnson   A San Diego police detective finally met the woman who saved his life after he had a heart attack on the street Memorial Day. Diane Craig was driving by with her daughter when she spotted Detective Phil Worthington lying in a gutter. Craig, a nurse, quickly performed CPR until an ambulance could arrive, saving Worthington’s life. “I drove by, I saw his face, said ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Tell us about your company. We started in early 2007 serving individuals and couples with financial planning and investing. We are registered investment advisors (RIA) - our own firm from ground up. We collaborate with our clients' other professionals so that the advice provided contains the collective wisdom of at least 3 of us. As we have enjoyed the amazing experience of bringing financial ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Tell us about your company. As a full service talent management solutions and executive career transition coaching firm, HCS is here to help you reach your full potential. Founder and President, Mark James, developed Hire Consulting Services (HCS) to help you lead your best career. Whether that be with starting a new path or diving deeper into discovering the needs of your team, HCS offers tools ...read more
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Friday, July 27, 2018
Tell us about your company.As a Veteran Integration Consultant, my mission is to guide employers to be strategic with the on-boarding and retention of military veterans. Becoming an employer of choice for veterans involves developing a retention strategy that supports veteran hiring initiatives, and navigates the cultural divide between civilians and veterans. I provide the training, guidance and ...read more
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Thursday, July 12, 2018
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAK A statewide rent control initiative is headed to the Nov. 6 ballot. If passed, it would repeal a 1995 law that limits local governments’ ability to slow rent hikes. If Proposition 10 — the “Local Rent Control Initiative” — is passed, local lawmakers would still have to approve rent control initiatives for cities like San Diego and Poway that do not have rent control ...read more
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Tell us about your companyIt's not really about us.....it is about you. Your goals are what we want to hear about.  Understanding your success and your challenges.  What your return on investments have been.  Tell us about your business so we can help you achieve the goals you believe are important. If you are working on growing your business it can help to have professional assistance to build ...read more
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018
The San Diego Union-Tribune July 6, 2018 By Elizabeth Marie Himchak Nine individuals were honored for their leadership during the North San Diego Business Chamber’s annual Celebration of Business. Those honored at the June 27 event held at the Bernardo Winery were Michiko Araki from Sony Electronics, Laura Ash from Sony Electronics, Gerry Borja from Oracle, Edward Hadfield from the Rincon Fire ...read more
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Tell us about your company.Founded in 2004, BottomLine Marketing delivers world-class results for its for-profit and non-profit clients. Each of the Principals at BottomLine Marketing has held senior marketing and general management roles at large corporations, as well as at small-to-mid-sized organizations. We understand the strategic challenges and appreciate the concerns business owners and ...read more
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
Tell us about your company.Southwestern Mortgage Company is a discount mortgage broker. We have helped over 4,000 clients obtain home loans over the past 25 years. We are committed to provide our clients with the best possible mortgage options for their specific situation.What products or services does your business provide?We offer solutions for your financing needs - conventional, high balance, ...read more
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Tell us about your company.Coldwell Banker, whose parent company, NRT, LLC has been the #1 Real Estate Company for the past 21 years as reported by RealTrends.What products or services does your business provide?I am a full time, career Realtor with Coldwell Banker.  I have been in the business for over 30 years, as an agent, an investor, a flipper, and a property manager.  Being a full time ...read more
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
Tell us about your company.The Century Club of San Diego is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit that operates San Diego’s annual PGA TOUR event, the Farmers Insurance Open at the historic Torrey Pines Golf Course to impact the community economically and charitably.  What products or services does your business provide?Hospitality to entertain - Along with best-in-class partners, we have focused on the guest ...read more
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Tell us about your company.The San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP) funds myriad programs that empower job seekers to meet the current and future workforce needs of employers in San Diego County. We are the local Workforce Development Board, designated by the City and County of San Diego.What products or services does your business provide?Together with community partners, we provide targeted ...read more
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Thursday, June 07, 2018
Tell us about your company.The Simmons Firm, ALC counsels small and mid-size businesses, and family offices. The cornerstone of its practice is assisting startup ventures in entity selection, founders’ issues, and related transactions, and thereafter ensuring the legal side of their success.   What products or services does your business provide?Firm clients face a wide variety of legal needs, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Tell us about your company.Since 1956 Civic Youth Orchestra (CYO) has enriched the lives of young musicians throughout Southern California - from aspiring young children who are beginning their musical experience, to the most accomplished musicians, complementing their passion for music with the finest professional training.   What products or services does your business provide?The Civic ...read more
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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Tell us about your company We are a full-service public affairs firm, based in Sacramento, with offices in 10 cities throughout California. What products or services does your business provide? Government affairs consulting, communications consulting, lobbying and advocacy. What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business history? We just celebrated our 20-year ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Tell us about your company.Point Loma Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative providing banking services including savings, loans, and other financial services to members. Since 1948, the field of membership has expanded and now includes everyone who lives, works, or worships in San Diego and Riverside Counties and members of their families. What products or services does your ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Tell us about your company.Founded in 1990, ABC is valued for its connections with the families, and raising the children filled with self-esteem, curiosity, and ability to make self–choices by our little leaders with big dreams. What products or services does your business provide?ABC Children’s Center is a family oriented Infant care and Preschool serving children from 3 months and above in ...read more
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Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Tell us about your company.Anchored in Southern California, USC Marshall boasts more than 80,000 alumni operating in 123 countries around the globe. USC Marshall offers its MBA students access to a truly first-rate business education on an unrivaled global scale. USC Marshall is proud to offer the Executive MBA in San Diego, a 22-month program designed for senior managers and seasoned ...read more
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Thursday, May 03, 2018
Tell us about your company. Canine Companions for Independence is a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly-trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships, free of charge.  What products or services does your business provide? Assistance dogs for people with disabilities  Do you have any upcoming events or ...read more
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
Tell us about your company. Poway Transmissions provides you all the information you ask for – upfront – no games – no hidden fees.  We’ve helped car owners make educated decisions about their vehicle repairs since 1981. We explain what happened to your transmission – educate you about the various options and show you your broken parts.  Our customers tell us how easy it is to work with us – ...read more
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Monday, April 23, 2018
Economic Development & Advocacy Committee  Thursday, April 5, 2018 NSDBC Board RoomMEETING SUMMARY Committee Chairs Dave Rosenberg, Dan Roberts, Mike Nagy, and Mayra Salazar began the meeting by welcoming attendees and thanking guest presenters for taking the time to participate in the meeting. The Chamber provided three updates: Regional Connect Networking event held on April 11 at Second ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Monday, April 16, 2018
North San Diego Business Chamber Healthcare Committee Meeting North San Diego Business Chamber Board Room Tuesday, March 27, 2018MEETING SUMMARYThe theme for the Health Committee meeting was “Be the Catalyst to Connect Health and Business.” Committee Chairs Dr. Brian Davey and Lori Boody welcomed attendees. Each attendee followed with a short introduction of themselves. Jeff Meyer gave ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, March 05, 2018
According to TurnKey, Millennials are predicted to spend $1.4 trillion on travel each year by 2020. Due to this, many homeowners are making huge efforts to capitalize on the vacation rental market. Yes, opportunity is knocking at the door. Is it a trap or a trend? Maybe so, but each homeowner or investor has to look at the factors relevant to their property.Important considerations:Navigating the ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Press Release, Fun Facts
Thursday, February 01, 2018
The San Diego Union Tribune By Elizabeth Marie Himchak The impacts of the newly-approved federal tax reforms on small businesses have yet to be determined, but the gains may be minimal or non-existent, according to business experts. The 20 percent tax deduction that large businesses will benefit from are not likely to equally benefit all small businesses, according to Jan Allen, a tax attorney ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article
Friday, January 05, 2018
The San Diego Union-TribuneJanuary 3, 2018By Elizabeth Marie Himchak  The uncertainty of how new federal tax cuts will impact the area’s businesses and their customers is of utmost concern for 2018, according to local business leaders.  Despite the uncertainty, they are expressing an optimistic take on the changes, see this as a time for business owners to capitalize on financial opportunities ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Debra Rosen,President & CEO of the North San Diego Business Chamber joined Good Morning San Diego to talk about North County businesses in 2018. Rosen speaks about the impact the new tax reform bill will have on North County businesses, the challenges for small businesses in 2018 and more. Watch video HERE. 
Categories: Chamber
Friday, December 08, 2017
The San Diego Union-Tribune By Elizabeth Marie Himchak Tickets are on sale to hear “Shark Tank” investor Daymond John speak in Rancho Bernardo during a luncheon next month. The self-made multi-millionaire with more than $6 billion to date in global product sales, according to his bio, will be the featured speaker during the North San Diego Business Chamber’s Leaders of Change luncheon. It ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, November 13, 2017
By Debra Rosen Published by San Diego Union-Tribune, Full Commentary The House has released a sweeping national tax reform bill that affects mortgage interest payments. The proposed legislation places a lower cap on interest payments from a home loan of at least one million dollars to only $500,000. California homeowners, especially those in San Diego County with a mortgage debt of over ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Editorial, Economic
Thursday, September 21, 2017
By KUSI North County honored its public safety heroes with a luncheon and award ceremony Tuesday.    It was the 6th annual Hero Awards, presented by the North San Diego Business Chamber. The honorees are the officers, first responders and public leaders who go above and beyond in their duties, helping communities and saving lives. WATCH VIDEO  
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Thursday, September 21, 2017
By Dana Littlefield, San Diego Union Tribune http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/public-safety/sd-me-atf-investigation-20170920-story.html  Investigators know a gun can tell a story. That’s a fact that would likely ring true to law enforcement officers of all stripes, it would seem to resonate especially loudly with members of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
You could call it San Diego's dirty little secret, that sex trafficking is not only alive and well here, but also thriving, second only to drug trafficking.   KUSI's John Soderman was LIVE with all the details. Watch Video
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest
Thursday, July 06, 2017
By Elizabeth Marie Himchak, Pomerado News / San Diego Union Tribune The North San Diego Business Chamber recognized 17 companies and individuals for excellence during the organization’s annual Celebration of Business. The June 24 event was held at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Three individuals were honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. It recognizes an individual who has repeatedly ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
By Pam Kragen, San Diego Union Tribune Bill Loeber isn’t quite sure what possessed him, but four years ago at a town hall meeting he challenged a local congressman to do more for out-of-work veterans. To his surprise, the politician turned the question around and asked Loeber what he was willing to do to help. Loeber didn’t hesitate. Since 2013, the retired Hewlett-Packard executive has ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Paige Bryant, assistant director of SDSU CIBER, and Nathan Clookie, account manager-corporate relations for the American Cancer Society, have been appointed co-chairs of the North San Diego Business Chamber’s Emerging Leaders Advisory Council for the 2017-2018 term. The council is a working board of young professionals that meets monthly to strategically plan and host a quarterly networking and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, May 04, 2017
There is a new website and social media campaign geared toward boosting tourism in the North San Diego region. The site — VisitNorthSanDiego.com — was created by the North San Diego Business Chamber.It helps those living in the area and those seeking a day trip or weekend experience in San Diego find a wide variety of choices that do not focus on the typical San Diego tourist destinations, ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, May 04, 2017
The North San Diego Business Chamber is launching a tourism initiative to attract visitors from neighboring cities like Los Angeles, Palm Springs and Las Vegas. Chamber President Debra Rosen said the initiative is the result of six months of meetings with two dozen tourism-related businesses that are members of the chamber. “If you look at the people coming to the region, they always want to ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, April 20, 2017
April 20, 2017  San Diego –North San Diego Business Chamber has launched a new tourism initiative to drive visitors to North San Diego because of the economic importance of tourism on our region.  This initiative will support small business visibility and drive traffic into their business while giving visitors many reasons to come North for an experience. "We're implementing a proactive marketing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
San Diego — Debra Rosen remembers approaching her majority-male executive board nine years ago about possibly organizing a series of events to help women overcome obstacles in the workplace Read More
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Harrah’s Southern California Resort will be one of the venues of  the 8th annual San Diego Women’s Week, running March 20-24 at multiple locations in San Diego County. The event last week announced new venues, events and lineup of speakers. The eighth annual San Diego Women’s Week, designed to empower, inspire, and connect women, with a focus on diversity and inclusion, will run March 20-24 ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Elizabeth Marie Himchak, Pomerado News / San Diego Union Tribune Tickets are on sale for the eighth annual San Diego Women’s Week, set for March 20 to 24. Four days of events, including two nights planned for Rancho Bernardo venues, are among the offerings. It is organized by the North San Diego Business Chamber. Read More
Categories: Chamber
Friday, November 04, 2016
  By Daniel Lehman San Diego (Cox4) - Debra Rosen, President & CEO of North San Diego Business Chamber, and Kevin Cortes, Chief Military Officer of Miramar Federal Credit Union and Chair of the Chamber's Military Transition Council talk about Operation Connect.    Watch Video  
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By NBC7 September 21, 2016 NBC 7's Omari Fleming spoke with the son of fallen officer Jonathan "JD" De Guzman, who says life without his father has been tough, but he is fortunate for the support he is receiving from the community. See video  
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
  By Kelly Hessedal September 20, 2016 San Diego (CBS8) - First responders and others who go above and beyond to serve San Diego County were honored Tuesday in Escondido. The Hero Awards honored the dedicated officers, administrators, and community volunteers who have gone above and beyond in their duties. At this year's awards ceremony, a special tribute was held for San Diego Officer ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
By J. Harry Jones September 20, 2016 In a harrowing 10 minutes on July 4 in Carlsbad, California State Lifeguards Cole Magro and Jeff Knapp headed into a massive rip current to rescue 19 people, many of whom were screaming for help and one who was unconscious and being held aloft by a friend. The two lifeguards prevented multiple fatalities, officials said. In Encinitas earlier this year, ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
  By Lauren Phinney September 20, 2016 North San Diego Business Chamber remembered fallen San Diego Police Officer Jonathan De Guzman today. The Chamber honored men and women from various agencies who have risked their lives for their communities... See Video    
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Sarah de Crescenzo, San Diego Business Journal Economic growth will remain sluggish for the region's small businesses, with the exception of real-estate-related firms, according to an analysis by the National University System Institute for Policy Research.  Eric Bruvold, president of the organization, spoke Wednesday morning to members of the North San Diego Business Chamber during an event ...read more
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