Category: LEAD

On June 14, more than 700 business, community and civic leaders attended the 16th annual Visionary Awards, Southern California’s premier leadership recognition event. The evening’s honorees included Peter Seidler and Dan Shea, the Ronald Kendrick Memorial Award for Regional Collaboration; Blanca Uribe Diaz, the Charles Nathanson Memorial Award for Cross-Border Region Building; Jay Flatley, the […]

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The IMPACT San Diego Class of 2018 Graduation and Project Showcase will take place Thursday, June 7, from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Qualcomm’s Irwin M. Jacobs Hall. After an opportunity for networking, class participants will present their projects to benefit six local nonprofit organizations. In addition, one class member will be presented with the […]

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LEAD’s INFLUENCE program was attended by nearly 30 participants at the end of April. Host venues were Johnson & Johnson’s lab on Torrey Pines Mesa; the Downtown Central Library; The Old Globe; and CBRE’s new offices at UTC. Participants enjoyed a panel on life sciences, a tour of a Navy submarine at Naval Base Point […]

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The Advance program began its second year of seminars on Thursday, May 10 with a strong and diverse cohort of more than 40 participants. The session was facilitated by Robin Toft, President and CEO of Toft Executive Search, and a member of LEAD’s Executive Committee. Advance is specifically designed to empower and elevate women in […]

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LEAD’s Public Leadership Institute is a comprehensive training program for business people who are interested in either elected or appointed public office. In May, the class heard a presentation from Sarah Jarman from Councilmember Scott Sherman’s office on policy issues, particularly housing. They also enjoyed a presentation about cross-border issues by Chamber Vice President Paola […]

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Honorees recognized for impact on key regional issues February 13, 2018 (San Diego, CA) – Tourism, baseball, homelessness, community investment, and genome sequencing. These are some of the industries and issues important in San Diego, and it’s where six leaders are making a meaningful difference that will be seen for years. LEAD San Diego will […]

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Beverly Weurding is honored with the 10News LEADership Award for founding the Wheelchair Dancers Organization, which provides free dance classes for both people in wheelchairs and the able-bodied volunteers who dance with them.

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December 18, 2017 (San Diego, CA) — LEAD San Diego will partner with six local nonprofits through the service learning component of its flagship program, IMPACT San Diego. Six Leadership Action Teams (LATs) will work directly with the organizations to develop recommended solutions to challenges and opportunities the nonprofits are currently facing. “IMPACT participants have […]

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Mary Struble is honored with the 10News LEADership Award for her leadership of the Free Flight Exotic Bird Sanctuary, which provides children and adults with interactive programs with parrots and brings education programs into schools.

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