DINING: Capital Facility Is Expected to Fund 25 More Locations
While some local fast-casual restaurants owners may be scratching their heads trying to keep cost downs as the minimum wage continues to go up, Saad Nadhir, co-founder of San Diego-based Urban Plates, isn’t too worried.
MARKETING: Boutique Firm Does Multimedia, Innovation
Earlier this year, when the University of Notre Dame was looking to hire a company that could help with its unique marketing and multimedia initiatives, the Indiana-based university didn’t tap major players in the collegiate world like IMG College or Learfield.
Before joining Petco, Tichy worked with Walmart, Target and Best Buy and, most recently served as President of Sales at Confie, a privately-held national insurance company.
DINING: Wage Increases Cited; Responses Include Job Cuts
Overall labor costs continue to increase in California.
Gaslamp District Media, a San Diego-based marketing, events and promotional agency, has been tapped to work with Music Box concert venue and event space. Its first collaborative event took place in early October by way of the West Coast Oktoberfest. That event was held in more than 55,000 square feet of space in Little Italy and featured live musical acts, an array of street food vendors and themed contests, among other activities and entertainment.
The San Diego International Airport creates nearly $12 billion in economic impact for the region annually, according to a study conducted by the airport.
San Diego craft brewers generated about $802 million in revenue for 2017, up from $638 million during 2016.
Patrick Edd has been named Chief Executive Officer and will remain company president.
Starting on Oct. 22, Bonfilio will be based at Petco’s National Support center in San Diego.