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Business Calendar for Week of May 1, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of May 1, 2017, and beyond.

By Steve Adamek April 28, 2017 12:44 p.m. share »
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Condor Airlines to Start San Diego Flights to Frankfurt

Germany’s Condor Airlines plans a May 1 start for its previously announced direct flights connecting San Diego with Frankfurt.

By Lou Hirsh April 28, 2017 12:14 p.m. share »

San Diego Sport Innovators Announces Five New Board Members

San Diego Sport Innovators (SDSI), the nonprofit business development organization dedicated to fostering the growth of the sport and active lifestyle (SAL) industry, announced the addition of five members to its board of directors.

By Steve Adamek April 28, 2017 9:45 a.m. share »

Can San Diego Hotels Keep Hot Streak Going?

Will San Diego County hotels be able to stretch a six-year streak of annual revenue and occupancy gains into a seventh year?

By Lou Hirsh April 27, 2017 3:49 p.m. share »

Business Calendar for April 24, 2017

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of April 24, 2017, and beyond.

By Steve Adamek April 21, 2017 3:36 p.m. share »

Convention Center and Balboa Park Get Green-Building Status Upgrades

Two of the city’s longtime visitor mainstays — the San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park – recently marked key sustainability certifications under the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.

By Lou Hirsh April 21, 2017 2:57 p.m. share »

Guess the Celebrities With Costumes on Display in East County

Most casinos in San Diego County have fancy steakhouses where gamblers can celebrate their winnings.

By Brad Graves April 19, 2017 4:30 p.m. share »

Touch Base With Top Tech Execs at Huge Petco Park Gathering

Tickets to one of San Diego’s most popular high-tech gatherings are on sale now.

By SDBJ Staff April 16, 2017 1:02 p.m. share »

Business Calendar for Week of April 17, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of April 17, 2017, and beyond. PSAR hosting 5-day course on National Association of Realtors’ Certified International Property Specialist Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors April 17-21, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. PSAR South County Service Center 880 Canarios Court, Chula Vista www.psar.org/cips

By Steve Adamek April 14, 2017 12:44 p.m. share »

Jack in the Box CFO to Retire

San Diego-based fast food chain Jack in the Box Inc. has begun searching for a successor to chief financial officer, Jerry Rebel, who plans to retire from the role in 2018, the company announced.

By Sarah de Crescenzo April 10, 2017 4:03 p.m. share »

San Diego-based FlyDive Continues Its Buying Spree

San Diego-based FlyDive Inc. has completed its third acquisition in three months, taking on rental operators SoCal Hydrosports and AquaFlyboarding in March.

By Brad Graves April 9, 2017 1:06 p.m. share »

Business Calendar for Week of April 10, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of April 10, 2017, and beyond.

By Steve Adamek April 7, 2017 12:44 p.m. share »
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The Manchester Grand Hyatt Ranked Among Nation’s Most-Booked Meeting Hotels

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego recently placed at No. 8 among the nation’s Top 10 meeting hotels based on booking activity, in an annual list published by event management technology provider Cvent Inc.

By Lou Hirsh April 7, 2017 12:43 p.m. share »
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Four Things Callaway Golf Co. Looks for in a New Product

There are four important questions company officials ask when considering a new product or product feature...

By Brad Graves April 5, 2017 4:18 p.m. share »

Two Local Restaurants Make Magazine’s Most-Promising List

San Diego’s Luna Grill and Urban Plates were among 40 U.S. restaurant companies that made industry news magazine QSR’s recently published list of the most promising fast-casual dining concepts.

By Lou Hirsh April 5, 2017 4:15 p.m. share »