Monthly Archives: May 2016

In 1991 the first Joe’s Crab Shack was opened in Houston, TX. Our beach-side shack theme attracted tons of people from the start. People heard that Joe’s was a place that they could kick back, strap on a bib, and enjoy awesome crabs and seafood while sitting at picnic tables with the music playing. Today, […]

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The following content is from the May edition of the Out and About newsletter. To get Jerry’s updates directly to your inbox, sign up here. Dear Chamber members, The Chamber team returned this week from our annual delegation trip to Sacramento. This year, we brought nearly 70 delegates – representing small business owners, policy officials, […]

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The following content is from the May edition of the Business Forecast newsletter, sponsored by Silvergate Bank. To get these updates directly to your inbox, sign up here. Looming wage hike creates most angst in North Inland region, and in retail and hotel industries The County’s Business Outlook, which surged last month to the highest point since […]

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In & Out Smart Repair recently opened its first location in Southern California. Located in Mission Valley, it is a central location for San Diegans to come with their phone repair needs. Focused on being a one-stop solution for customers with mobile device problems, repairs are done quickly and professionally on-site for phones, tablets, and […]

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Business owners continually grapple with two critical issues—current and projected economic conditions, and business value. These issues influence the success or demise of business enterprises. Publishing titan and global economic advisor Steve Forbes, and the nation’s leading business valuation analysts, will tackle these issues at a half-day Business Forum and Networking Luncheon on June 9 […]

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Beginning July 15, travelers to the United States may cross through to San Diego using the new Pedestrian West (PedWest) Facility El Chaparral-San Ysidro. PedWest will eventually process southbound pedestrians and include a multimodal transit center in Tijuana as well. View full press release here.

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In an effort to educate voters as to the candidates and propositions that are in the best interest of business, the San Diego Regional Chamber has released a 2016 Voters Guide. From Chamber President & CEO, Jerry Sanders: “At the Chamber we strive to make San Diego a place where businesses can succeed and grow […]

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The San Diego Chamber assisted the El Paso Chamber with their visit to San Diego, which included a meeting with Chamber member, SIMNSA Health Plan, due to their interest in establishing a similar binational healthcare model in their own border region. Their visit concluded with a keynote speech from Chamber President & CEO, Jerry Sanders. Following […]

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