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Meet The Consultants Forum


See website for details

Omni La Costa Resort,

2100 Costa Del Mar Road, Carlsbad

Recent Successful Exits


Speaker Tom Tullie

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Marriott Del Mar,

11966 El Camino Real, San Diego

How to Package & Sell Your Expertise

The Boardroom

Speaker Jon Block

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

LC-3, Life Center,

La Jolla Presbyterian Church

What Great Brands Do: Networking and Lunch Presentation

San Diego Direct Marketing Association

Speaker: Denise Lee Yohn

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

UCSD Extension

6256 Greenwich Dr., San Diego

Big Data: Leveraging Big Data for Strategic Competitive Advantage


Speakers: Matt Richins, Cathy Wong

11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Fish & Richardson PC

12390 El Camino Real, San Diego


How to Communicate More Effectively With Men


Speaker: Anna Runyan

Networking 5:30 p.m., presentation 6 p.m.


3579 Valley Centre Drive, Suite 100, San Diego

Ask For What You Want and Get It!


Speakers: Patti Cotton

7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Council for Supplier Diversity 10679 Westview Parkway,

San Diego

Having a Prosperous New Year with Your CRO: The Gift of a Great Contract


Speakers: Claudia Shojai, Tom Jurgenson

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

BIOCOM Boardroom,

4510 Executive Drive, Plaza 7, San Diego

2014 Hall of Fame Honoree


Speaker: Peter C. Farrell

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Estancia La Jolla, 9700 N. Torrey Pines Road,

La Jolla

Controller's Council


Speaker: TBA

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

CBIZ and Mayer Hoffman McCann,

10616 Scripps Summit Court, San Diego

Direct Marketing Success in a Digital World

Health Care Communicators of San Diego

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sharp HealthCare corporate office auditorium

8695 Spectrum Center Blvd., San Diego

The Value of Place-based Media

Oceanside Chamber

Speakers: Patti Cotton

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

El Camino Country Club