If you’d like to submit an event for possible coverage in our Business Events Calendar, please send the following information via email to Emily Pippin and epippin@sdbj.com: Name, time and location of event, event host, event speaker(s) and a website where interested parties can find more information.

TUESDAY, April 16

I-9 Lunch Briefing

San Diego Employers Association

Speaker: Sharon Mehlman from Larrabee, Mehlman, Albi, Coker, LLP

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

San Diego Employers Association Training Facility

4180 Ruffin Road, #295, San Diego

RSVP: www.sdea.com

M&A Lessons Learned: A View From the Boardroom


Speaker: Lee Duran, BDO

Paul Johnson, Procopio

7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Marriott Del Mar

11966 El Camino Real, San Diego

RSVP: www.acg.org


Tapping Into the Power of Email and Social Media Marketing to Grow Women-Owned Businesses


Speaker: Chris Murch

7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Hera Hub-Mission Valley

8885 Rio San Diego Drive, #237, San Diego

RSVP: www.nawbo-sd.org

Managers Move Metrics—Great Managers Produce Great Results

San Diego Society for Human Resource Management

Speaker: Chris Murch

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Doubletree Hotel Hazard Center

7450 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego

RSVP: www.sdshrm.org

Controller’s Council


Speaker: TBD

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

MHM Training Room, CBIZ Offices

10616 Scripps Summit Court, San Diego

RSVP: www.imasd.org

Legislative Staff Happy Hour Reception


5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Karl Strauss

9675 Scranton Road, San Diego

RSVP: www.biocom.org

Hot Topics at the FCC


Speaker: Howard Symons, Member, Mintz Levin

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Mintz Levin

3580 Carmel Mountain Road, #300, San Diego

RSVP: www.commnexus.org

THURSDAY, April 18

Breakfast Meeting


7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Handlery Hotel & Resort

950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego

RSVP: www.pwfsd.org

USD MBA/IMBA Information Session

University of San Diego

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

USD Campus, KPJ Building

5998 Alcala Park, San Diego

RSVP: www.sandiego.edu/mba

Export Compliance & Classification for International Trade Professionals


Speaker: Melissa Proctor, Member of the Firm and Export Practice Leader, Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg (ST&R)

Erin Clark, Export Compliance Sr. Manager, Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services (STTAS)

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

World Trade Center San Diego

2980 Pacific Highway, San Diego

RSVP: www.wtcsd.org

Research Expo

UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering

2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

UCSD Price Center

RSVP: www.jacobsschool.uscd.edu

Health Care Reform and How It Affects You


Speaker: Stephanie San Antonio, RHU Employee Benefits Advisor

5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Del Mar

3939 Ocean Bluff Ave., San Diego

RSVP: www.afwasandiego.org

Mobility Workshop

Windstream Communications

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Broadway Pier

970 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego

RSVP: gregory.theakston@windstream.com

FRIDAY, April 19

Networking Luncheon

USC Marshall Alumni Association

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Del Mar Marriott, Arterra Restaurant

11966 El Camino Real, San Diego

RSVP: www.marshall.usc.edu

Congressional Luncheon

San Diego Chamber of Commerce

Speakers: Congresswoman Susan Davis

Congressman Duncan D. Hunter

Congressman Darrell Issa

Congressman Scott Peters

Congressman Juan Vargas

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

San Diego Marquis & Marina

333 W. Harbor Drive, San Diego

RSVP: www.sdchamber.org

SATURDAY, April 20

Wine & Dine Masquerade

ElderHelp of San Diego

7:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel, Downtown San Diego

RSVP: www.sdwineanddine.org

SATURDAY- SUNDAY, April 20-April 21

The Work at home Business & Franchise Expo


Del Mar Fairgrounds

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar

RSVP: stacie@brownmarketingstrategies.com