New General Manager for Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa

Richard Hill, who has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, has been named as general manager of Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa.

Business Calendar for Week of October 9, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 9, 2017 and beyond.

Liberty Station: Civic Priority S.D. Got Right

For nearly 75 years, the historic Naval Training Center in Point Loma was the “Cradle of the Navy” in San Diego. Inside its storied gates, nearly 2 million Navy recruits matured and received the knowledge and skills required for the challenges of military duty. For many, it continues to hold the memories of generations of naval recruits whose lives were transformed at NTC.

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Redevelopment Planned after $9.5M Downtown Hotel Purchase

An affiliate of San Diego-based Hotel Investment Group has acquired the 157-room Marina Inn hotel in downtown San Diego for $9.5 million.

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Port Plan with SDG&E Aims to Cut Cruise Ship Power Costs

The Port of San Diego and SDG&E have partnered on an energy management plan that officials said will help significantly reduce operating costs for the region’s cruise ship industry.

Group Launching SDSU-Focused Drive to Redevelop Stadium Site

A group has announced plans for a ballot initiative aimed at redeveloping the current Mission Valley stadium site into a western campus of SDSU.

Business Calendar for October 2, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 2, 2017, and beyond.

SeaWorld San Diego Announces New Attractions, Ticket Offerings

SeaWorld San Diego has announced several new pricing packages and on-site attractions, as its Florida-based parent company continues to struggle with revenue and attendance declines.

Phil Mickelson Onboard With Callaway Golf for Rest of Competitive Career

Carlsbad-based Callaway Golf Co. said Sept. 26 that it has extended its relationship with golfer Phil Mickelson.

San Diego International Airport Passenger Traffic Up 6 Percent for 2017

Total passenger traffic at San Diego International Airport rose six percent from a year ago in the first eight months of 2017, topping 14.6 million.

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Business Calendar for September 25, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of Sept. 25, 2017, and beyond.

Strong Summer Boosts San Diego Hotel Metrics For 2017

The San Diego region’s hotels continued to demonstrate post-recession resilience in the first eight months of 2017.

Council Vote on Permits Delays Approval of Cerullo’s Legacy Center Project

San Diego City Council has voted down zoning and related permit approvals that would have cleared the way for development of the proposed $160 million Legacy International Center in Mission Valley.

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San Diego Ranks Fourth for Summer Airbnb Stays

San Diego was the nation’s fourth-busiest city for short-term stays booked through Airbnb during the summer of 2017, the San Francisco-based company reported.

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Hard Rock Cafe Closing Downtown San Diego Location

Downtown’s Hard Rock Cafe San Diego will close at the end of 2017, though operators did not specify reasons for the shuttering of the Gaslamp Quarter restaurant.

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