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MARKETING: Marketer Offers ‘Do-It-Yourself’ Video-Making Directions

America is the land of the do-it-yourselfer: the weekend building contractor, the artist with the studio in her spare bedroom. In the last few years, video producer Jill Addison has noticed do-it-yourselfers, including small business owners, making videos.

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Del Mar Restaurant Gets Five Stars from Mobil

Addison, the fine dining restaurant in the posh Grand Del Mar resort, has earned a Five-Star rating from Mobil Travel Guide, considered in the hospitality industry to be the highest rating of excellence.

Diners' Reviews Bring National Recognition for Local Restaurant

A San Diego restaurant has been ranked among the top 100 in the nation by OpenTable, an online reservation network for fine dining.

Grand Del Mar Tops Annual TripAdvisor Hotel Rankings

The Grand Del Mar resort in Carmel Valley was recently voted the top hotel in the nation as well as the No. 1 U.S. luxury hotel, in annual reader polls conducted by the travel booking and review website TripAdvisor.

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Five Local Properties Make 2017 AAA Five Diamond List

Four San Diego County hotels are included in the annual AAA listing of the nation’s Five Diamond hospitality properties. The list also includes one local hotel restaurant.

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Grand Del Mar Receives Trio of 5-Star Ratings in Forbes Guide

The Grand Del Mar resort in Carmel Valley has received three Five-Star awards in the latest Forbes Travel Guide. The 5-year-old property was the only one in San Diego County and one of just six nationwide to receive the highest award in three categories for 2013.

Hat Designer Opens First Local Store in Solana Beach

Upscale hat designer and retailer Jill Courtemanche Millinery has opened a new store in the Cedros Design District in Solana Beach, its first in San Diego County. The store is at 410 S. Cedros Ave.

Trio of Hotels Tops Forbes Travel Guide List

Three San Diego hotels earned top designations in the latest annual honors bestowed by Forbes Travel Guide, formerly known as Mobil Travel Guide, rating the nation’s elite luxury properties.

Newly Opened Imperial Beach Restaurant is Cohn’s 19th in County

Cohn Restaurant Group of San Diego has opened Sea 180 Coastal Tavern in Imperial Beach.

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Four Diamond Awards Like Silver Medalists

Hotelier Bill Evans called a while back to ask if I remembered who won the silver medal for swimming in the last Olympics.

Local Hotels Make Five-Star Grade in Forbes Travel Guide

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa in Rancho Santa Fe and The Grand Del Mar in Carmel Valley were recently among U.S. hotels garnering five stars in the 2014 edition of Forbes Travel Guide.

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Jill and Joe Voter Don't Stand a Chance in Sacramento

Jill and Joe Voter Don't Stand a Chance in Sacramento

Grand Del Mar Names GM

The Grand Del Mar, a posh resort under construction by Manchester Grand Resorts, announced in mid-October that it has named veteran hotel executive Vikram Sood its general manager.

Rip Current Brewing Co. Brewmaster Tapped to Head SD Brewers Guild

The Guild's former president, Pizza Port Brewing Co.’s Jill Davidson, is transitioning to a president emeritus role.

Coronado Apartments Sell for $3.1 million

A seven-unit Coronado apartment complex has sold for $3.1 million.

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San Diego People

Key hires and promotions. Executive Spotlight: Paul Heidemann.

Manchester Selling Majority Stake in Grand Del Mar Resort

Private equity firm Blum Capital and the parent of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts are acquiring a majority stake in Carmel Valley’s Grand Del Mar resort for a reported $230 million.

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Manchester Sells Majority Stake in Grand Del Mar Resort

Private equity firm Blum Capital and the parent of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts are acquiring a majority stake in Carmel Valley’s Grand Del Mar resort for a reported $230 million.

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Chargers Tight End Joins Fashionable Fianc & #233;e in Opening 'Closet' Boutique

A San Diego Charger and his fianc & #233;e are inviting people to join them in the closet , Elizabeth's Closet that is.

La Jolla Playhouse Innovation Night to Pay Tribute to Duane Roth

The sixth annual Innovation Night at La Jolla Playhouse, presented by Qualcomm, kicks off Nov. 20 at 5:30 p.m.

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