SDBJ SPECIAL REPORTS
TRANSPORT: Improving Cross-Border Routes Is Key Part of Increasing Commerce
A handful of infrastructure projects related to cross-border transportation are expected to improve congestion at the three San Diego-area ports of entry, officials hope.
MEETINGS: Local Business Gathering Sites Give Guests an Experience
For groups that are looking for places to meet that are beyond the confines of conference rooms and banquet halls, San Diego County is a prime destination.
PROPERTY: Submarket Successes Help Boost Other Areas of the County
Steady job growth and rising demand for industrial and office space — amid sparse new construction — continued to fill San Diego County’s existing commercial buildings as the market reached the halfway point of 2013.
ARCHITECTURE: Many Firms Have Rich History In Defining the Region
As the economy continues its rebound from the long recession and the pace of construction quickens, some of the San Diego region’s architecture firms are seeing a surge in activity.
Jay Alexander is managing director and market lead for the San Diego office of Jones Lang LaSalle. Alexander provides leadership and guidance for the local team and is one of the leading landlord representation brokers in San Diego, with approximately 4.7 million square feet of active listings. He has completed 3,000+ transactions in his career, valued at approximately $1.5 billion.
General Ledger Resources is a regional human capital consultancy focused in the finance and accounting vertical. Founded by two San Diego entrepreneurs, Anthony Thornburg and Jeffrey Litteken in May 2003, General Ledger Resources has evolved from a local staffing firm into a growth oriented business with a regional scope. The firm opened its first office in San Diego in 2003 and has been recognized on multiple occasions as one of the fastest growing human capital firms in the U.S. It has enjoyed 10 years as an independent company and operates offices in San Diego and Orange County.
WORKFORCE: Military Experience Can Translate Into Needed Job Skills
In the battle to help workers land jobs that are worthy of their skills and experience, advocates for the nation’s military veterans face a special challenge.
WORKFORCE: Staffing Agencies, Employers See A Hot Job Market for Some n By EMMET PIERCE Unemployment rates remain high as the nation continues its slow climb out of the recession, but there are many
Unemployment rates remain high as the nation continues its slow climb out of the recession, but there are many positions in the San Diego region for which workers have remained in high demand.
HEALTH: Telemedicine Targets the Inefficiencies Of Health Care Delivery
SPECIAL REPORT - TELEMEDICINE: The overcrowding of emergency departments has long been a major driver of the nation’s health care cost crisis.
BUSINESS: Women Owners, Execs Succeed In Leadership Roles
Thirty years ago, Celia Hunter was one of only two women majoring in construction management at Oklahoma State University. She is now the founding CEO of a San Diego construction management firm, Hunter Pacific Group, which employs 28 and has had contracts ranging up to $1.3 billion.
RESEARCH: Firm Expects to Grow 35% This Year
It started as a door to door solo mission. In 1977, Roseanne Luth would walk from house to house, asking homeowners to fill out product surveys, organizing church assemblies to do focus group taste testing —tapping into the consumer’s psyche to learn what beer or detergent or radio station the market liked best.
SDA Security is one of the leading safety and security providers in Southern California. Family owned and locally operated since 1930, SDA is a full-service shop which offers advanced burglary and intrusion detection, fire and environmental monitoring.