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Results Found: 39
Friday, August 27, 2021
Provided by: Steven DeMatteo, Senior Vice President - Wealth Management at UBS Financial Services, Certified Exit Planning Advisor   As a business owner, you've worked hard to build your business. But what about the day when you might want to walk away from it all? Business transition planning is perhaps one of the most complex tasks a business owner will encounter. Many owners have a ...read more
Categories: Editorial, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Hope seems to be a big word these days. It’s taken the place of pivot. People are hopeful about recovery. People are hopeful about things returning to normal in the foreseeable future. And people are hopeful they can soon travel and visit loved ones they haven’t seen for a while.   If recovery is right around the corner, now is the ideal time to revisit your marketing strategy and plan. Making ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
UBS Wealth Management USA announced today that nine Financial Advisors and two Private Wealth Advisors in the firm’s San Diego Market have been named to the Forbes/SHOOK Research Best-In-State Wealth Advisors list for 2021. Those are: Frank Baldwin, Brian Donaldson, Braydon Hamilton, and Christopher Radici of the La Jolla office; Peter Andreasen, Courtney Liddy and Earl Thompson of the downtown ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, February 09, 2021
Author: CBS News 8 TeamPublished: 8:41 AM PDT March 23, 2020Updated: 12:43 PM PDT March 23, 2020  SAN DIEGO — County Supervisor, Kristin Gaspar and County Supervisor Jim Desmond held a news conference Monday, March 23, seeking recovery and resiliency for the San Diego business community devastated by COVID-19.   As California has seemingly shut down overnight with the Coronavirus pandemic, San ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, February 09, 2021
Multiple aid programs are being launched for restaurants, their employees, other businessesBy DAVID GARRICKMARCH 23, 2020 2:50 PM PTSAN DIEGO —   An estimated 60 percent of restaurants in San Diego County have chosen to close completely during the COVID19 crisis, instead of continuing operations focused on take-out and deliveries, the California Restaurant Association said Monday. To help ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, November 05, 2020
Provided by: Steven DeMatteo, Senior Vice President - Wealth Management at UBS Financial ServicesWhen you look at your investment portfolio, how does it make you feel? Do you see the companies you are invested in contributing to make the world a better place? With sustainable investing, you can put a focus on investing primarily in companies with practices and policies you believe in.Follow along ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
At a time when California businesses are struggling to stay open Prop 15 imposes a $12.5 billion tax hike that will be the nail in the coffin for many of California businesses.  Struggling to keep their doors open, afford rent, pay employees, and more, businesses need more economic incentivization to create jobs for the unemployed, not more financial burdens. November 2020’s Proposition 15 will ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Editorial, Political, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
Tell us about your company. San Diego’s corporate wellness & lifestyle concierge that keeps teams connected & healthy by providing "team building with a twist". Our mission is cultivating and inspiring meaningful human connections while giving back to our communities.  What products or services does your business provide? We offer over 100 different programs and activities including virtual and ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Monday, July 27, 2020
Tell us about your company. We’re proud to be a part of San Diego, full of one-of-a-kind communities and diverse and passionate doers. At MyPoint Credit Union, we want to help these doers, individuals, families, local businesses, and everyone in-between, do more of the things they love in the city they call home. For over 70 years, we’ve been helping our members make the most out of their ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Monday, June 15, 2020
Keep Your Identity Your OwnHow can you best safeguard your personal information in the digital age?Provided by:  Brad Benter, First Vice President, Wealth Management at UBS Financial ServicesSecurity breaches and data leaks regularly populate headlines. Total identity fraud was estimated to reach $16.9 billion U.S. in 2019, according to Javelin’s 2020 Identity Fraud Survey. While identity theft is ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Press Release
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Tell us about your company. My name is Sandra Estrada and I’m proudly the owner and founder of Employees HME. I grew up in Mexico and majored in International Trade and Customs. After a few years of practicing in this field, life took me to the customer service business since I was the General Manager of a company providing VMI services to foreign companies doing business in Mexico. After this ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
We have heard so much about this giant monster we cannot see or touch. It is constantly in the news bringing only negativity, but what we don’t hear is the opportunity it has given us to grow. While the collateral damage from this pandemic is worse than COVID itself, we can all find something positive to come from this disruption of the old routines and this new way of life. Besides letting our ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Tell us about your company. TOOTRiS is the first and only touchless technology service provider that connects parents with high-quality Child Care in real-time. Using the web or mobile applications, parents can find, vet, tour and enroll their children into a program that meets their scheduling and budgetary requirements, using pay-as-you-go options. TOOTRiS gives parents tools for contactless ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Tell us about your company. I'm a Marine whose wife had an awful experience planning our own wedding while I was deployed. I saw the emotional drain, stress, and unnecessary tension created by the venue and planners and decided with my background in operational planning, supply chain, management, leadership, and general ability to get things done that I could help others avoid my wife's stressful ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Thursday, May 07, 2020
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAK MAY 6, 20201:31 PM Ways to adjust to a COVID-19 “new normal,” how to resume business in a changed environment and steps to prepare for potential workplace interruptions until the global pandemic ends were among issues covered in a local webinar. Poway resident Glen Hopkins, the chief technology officer and global head at HP based in Rancho Bernardo, recently presented ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, March 19, 2020
It takes strong commerce to build vibrant communities and neighborhoods rely on local tax dollars for those vibrant communities. No one ever expected or prepared for an unprecedented crisis that is facing us and forcing businesses to close, employees to lose jobs and our worlds being turned upside down. COVID-19, is here and is having a major economic impact both globally and locally. While ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Editorial, Economic
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
March 17 Video Update from the Chamber with:County Supervisor Jim DesmondCounty Supervisor Kristin GasparCounty Medical Director Dr. Nick YphantidesPeter Zien, Owner, AleSmith Brewing Company
Categories: Chamber
Monday, December 16, 2019
Tell us about your company. The Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP) is the oldest and only remaining all-girls' Catholic high school in San Diego. OLP, founded in 1882 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, celebrates a rich history of empowering young women to become leaders in their local community and in the world. Faculty and staff inspire young women to be leaders who impact global ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Friday, December 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. Voit Real Estate Services is a Southern California commercial real estate firm that provides strategic real estate solutions tailored to clients’ needs. Combining more than 45 years of expertise in brokerage, investment advisory, financial analysis, market research and tenant advisory, Voit provides clients with forward looking strategies that create value for their ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Friday, December 13, 2019
Tell us about your company. JA of San Diego's volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students in our community to dream big and reach their potential.  What products or services does your business provide? As a community-based organization, JA of San Diego helps local ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
By Emily Sorensen - Poway News Chieftain, San Diego Union Tribune Two local Chambers of Commerce are coming together to help Poway businesses affected by the recent water issues by encouraging the public to eat out often and tip well at Poway restaurants..... Debra Rosen, president and CEO of the North San Diego Business Chamber, is calling for members of the chamber, as well as family, friends ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
By ELIZABETH MARIE HIMCHAK, Pomerado NewsNOV. 6, 2019   The North San Diego Business Chamber will host a new business summit early next year designed to educate and meet the needs of employees at companies of any size. The inaugural San Diego Business Summit will be held from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23 at Palomar College’s Rancho Bernardo campus, 11111 Rancho Bernardo ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Monday, October 28, 2019
Tell us about your company. Sleep Number is a leader in sleep innovation. Sleep Number delivers proven quality sleep through effortless, adjustable sleep and biometric tracking.  What products or services does your business provide? Individualized sleep solutions for singles and couples.  What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business' history? We've improved over 12 ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Monday, October 28, 2019
Tell us about your company. I am a Holistic health expert and an independent wellness consultant with a 45 yr old Japanese wellness technology company called Nikken. We believe in order to be truly healthy one must be healthy in the 5 Pillars of Healthy, they consist of a healthy Body, healthy Mind, healthy Family, healthy Finance & healthy Society. I serve people of all ages from newborns to ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Monday, October 28, 2019
What products or services does your business provide? SD METRO magazine is a monthly publication now in its 34th year. Our editorial content is designed to match our moto: Your life, Your business  What was the most memorable or successful moment in your business' history? We provide high-quality advertising opportunities in both print and digital. Our Daily Business Report via email delivery ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Tell us about your company. Best-Rate Repair Company started in 2002 as a niche business specializing in wood damage, structural, cosmetic repairs caused by wood rot, termites and the San Diego sun; as well as new builds and repairs to decks and patios. Since then Best Rate has added a number of residential and commercial services and maintenance program to become the largest specialty wood ...read more
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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
Categories: Member Spotlights
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  
Categories: Chamber
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