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Wholesalers and Retail Customers Keep Bakers Busy

Gluten Free Baking Co. Finds Niche In What It Leaves Out of Its GoodiesIn 2020, after four years of being a wholesale vendor, Clairemont-headquartered Gluten Free Baking Co. will open its first retail site.

Dinner With A View Pop-Up Dinner To Work With Chef Claudette Zepeda

According to a press release, chef Claudette Zepeda will prepare three-course meals for all the Dinner With A View guests.

San Diego County Airbnb Hosts Earned $64 million in Five 2019 Weekends

According to a press release, the five busiest weekends for Airbnb guest arrivals in San Diego in 2019 were July 26-28 ($13 million), July 19-21 ($14.2 million), July 5-7 ($13 million), Dec. 27-29 ($11.5 million) and July 12-14 ($12.4 million).

San Diego Tourism Authority Names Julie Coker as President and CEO

According to a press release, Julie Coker, currently serving as president and CEO of the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, will succeed Joe Terzi, who announced his retirement in 2019 after 10 years in his role with San Diego Tourism Authority.

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Terzi announced his retirement in 2019 after 10 years in the role

Garden Fresh Restaurants LLC Hires Raindrop Agency

According to a press release, Raindrop will lead brand and website development, photo and video production, media planning and buying, search marketing, social media advertising, public relations and design for Garden Fresh Restaurants LLC.

Younger Demographic Finds Appeal of Private Jet Travel

TRAVEL: Entrepreneur Economy Brings Money, More Luxurious Options

Schubach Aviation sees more and more clients under the age of 40.

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Association Helps Bring Input, Influence To Little Italy Issues

For Fiscal Year 2019, Group Reports $3.6 Million in Revenue

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New Operators of Loma Club Plan To Up Its Game

Country Club Cuisine, Cocktail Program Part of Broader Hospitality Appeal

Laura Johnson and Luke Mahoney founded You & Yours Distilling Co., an urban distillery and tasting room in the East Village, in 2017.

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Surf Cup Sports Said to Have $120M Economic Impact

ECONOMY: The Groups Generate $32M Annually Just for Lodging

According to a report gathered and released by San Diego Taxpayers Advocate San Diego Surf Soccer Club, generate $120 million in annual economic impact.

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Miramar-Based Gaya Gaya Restaurant Closes

Owner and chef Danilo "DJ" Tangalin said rent increases forced him to shut the doors to Gaya Gaya Restaurant in Miramar.

Taylor Is in Tune With Its Mexico Operations

RETAIL: Tecate Site Helps Company To Be Globally Competitive

Operating a factory in Baja California, Mexico, for nearly two decades has helped El Cajon-based Taylor Guitars.

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Distroller Welcomes The Competition To the Field of Play

Toy Store Is Confident in Its Brands and Values

In July, Toys “R” Us announced it was making a comeback in the United States with at least two stores.

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Donovan’s Steak & Chop House Closes La Jolla Location

According to reports, Donovan's Steak & Chop House cites the high cost of doing business in California as a reason for the La Jolla closure.

Wide Appeal Expected From Renovated Mission Bay Resort

TOURISM: Name Change, $21M Renovation Set to Debut in January

A year after Pebblebrook Hotel Trust became its owner and after completing a $21 million renovation, San Diego Mission Bay Resort will open January 2020.

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