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Tuesday, September 12

Professional Leads Group meets from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in Mission Valley. For more information, call Lucy Harris at (619) 589-0303, ext. 22.

LeTip of Encinitas meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at LePeep Grill in Encinitas. For reservations, call Ken Fendler at (858) 404-7402.

CNBC's "Power Lunch" will have a live taping of its show at the Ferry Landing in Coronado. The discussion led by its host Bill Griffeth is about Bandwidth Bay, a new nickname for San Diego's new technology influx. The guests are Irwin Jacobs, CEO of Qualcomm, Stuart Collinson, CEO of Aurora Biosciences, Ely Callaway, CEO of Callaway Golf, Jeffrey Weitzen, CEO of Gateway, and Garry Ridge, CEO of WD-40. The event is open to the public.

EncourageMint club presents "How to Take the Chill Out of Cold Calls," beginning at noon at the KoKo Palms Restaurant, 850 Tamarack Ave. in Carlsbad. The meeting is free. For reservations, call Jack McClendon at (760) 730-3353 or visit (www.encouragemint.com).

Palomar Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) meets beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Gentlemen's Choice, 1020 W. San Marcos Blvd. in San Marcos. The topic is "IAAP , What's In It For Me." The cost is $17 for guests. For reservations, call Jan Christensen at (858) 716-0336 or the IAAP voice mail at (858) 756-6060.

Wednesday, September 13

San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce's Emerging Business Center sponsors its Get Connected Insiders Breakfast from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Quality Resort in Mission Valley. The speaker is Keith Hughes, marketing manager for the San Diego region of United Parcel Service (UPS). For more information, visit (www.smallbiz.org).

Nonprofit Management Solutions sponsors "Succeeding as a Supervisor for Nonprofit Organizations," from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at National University, 3580 Aero Court in Kearny Mesa. For reservations, call (858) 292-5702 or visit (www.npsolutions.org).

Diamond Gateway Chamber of Commerce presents "Sports in Big Business," from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Acapulco Mexican Restaurant, 8998 Miramar Road in Miramar. The speaker is Mark Grant of Channel 4 Padres Baseball. The cost is $20. For more information, call (858) 484-2800.

Thursday, September 14

Foundation for Enterprise Development presents "Market Volatility and Its Effect on Your Stock Compensation Plans," from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. The speakers are Stephen Fackler, partner of Cooley Godward LLP, and John Hartley, senior manager at Deloitte & Touche LLP. The cost is $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers. For more information, call (858) 459-4662.

National Association of Stock Plan Professionals meets from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the La Jolla Marriott. The speaker is Josephine Lewis of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP. The cost is $25. For more information, visit (www.naspp.com) or call Susan Olson at (619) 544-3206.

San Diego World Trade Center presents "Leveraging the Latest In International Communications," from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the University Club, 750 B St. in Downtown San Diego. The speaker is Cynthia Batchelder, AT & T;'s marketing vice president. The cost is $25 for members and $35 for nonmembers. For more information, call Ethan van Thillo at (619) 615-0868, ext. 110, or visit (www.sdwtc.org).

South County Personnel Association meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the San Diego Country Club, 88 L St. in Chula Vista. The topic is "AB 60 Revisited," presented by Stacey James. The cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. For reservations, call (619) 687-7412.

Towne Center Toastmasters meets from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at MP3.com's offices in La Jolla. For more information, call Harry Williams at (858) 623-7055.

Commercial Real Estate Women presents "Networking atop Mr. A's at Bertrand's" from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The cost is $30 for members, $35 for nonmembers and $45 at the door. For reservations, call Karen Gerry at (619) 234-9320 or E-mail (kgerry@prodigy.net).

Women in International Trade presents its membership mixer from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Tickled Trout in the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley. The cost is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call (619) 525-3539.

Friday, September 15

Stadium Toastmasters meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Monterey Whaling Company Restaurant in the Mission Valley Hilton Hotel. For more information, call (619) 725-8367.

The Catfish Club meets beginning at noon at the Christ United Presbyterian Church, 3025 Fir at 30th St. in Downtown San Diego. The presenters are Tom Cleary and Brian Maienshein, candidates for the San Diego City Council District 5. The cost is $10 for guests, $5 for students, and free for members with their membership card. For reservations, call (619) 239-2346.

Saturday, September 16

PaineWebber hosts "What Are Your Estate Planning Options," from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn, 6450 Carlsbad Blvd. in Carlsbad. For reservations, call Scott Krelle at (760) 918-3459.

Monday, September 18

WordXchangers Toastmasters Club meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Orincon, 9363 Towne Center Drive in La Jolla. For more information, call Rebecca Everett at (858) 270-1100.

PaineWebber hosts "Investing On The Information Superhighway," from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn, 6450 Carlsbad Blvd. in Carlsbad. For reservations, call Scott Krelle at (800) 526-7707.

Real Estate Leases

Property: 4250 Executive Square, #528, La Jolla

Lessor: ASP Regents Square, LLC

Leasing agents: Kevin Craven and Tom Mercer of Colliers International represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Emerald Ventures signed a 36-month, $105,822 lease for 1,130 square feet of office space.

Property: 8690 Aero Drive, San Diego

Lessor: Montgomery Field, LLC

Leasing agents: Scott Duhs and Craig Duhs of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: B & B Deli signed a 10-year, $379,056 lease for 2,730 square feet of restaurant space.

Property: 4250 Barnett, #117, San Diego

Lessor: Barnett Center, LLC

Leasing agents: Jeff Taich of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Parallax Inc. signed a five-year, $77,928 lease for 1,000 square feet of office space.

Property: 7170 Miramar Road, Suite 600, San Diego

Lessor: Pacific Gulf Properties

Leasing agents: Bill Fergusen of W.H. Fergusen represented the lessee. Rob Black, Glenn Arnold and Bob Mooney of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: SDC Design, Inc. signed a 120-month, $2.93 million lease for 44,008 square feet of warehouse space.

Property: 2233 Faraday Ave., Suites K-M, Carlsbad

Lessor: Carlsbad Commerce Center, LLC

Leasing agents: Mike Erwin and Karen Fuller represented the lessee. Michael Meyers of SZ Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: TCSS Networks, Inc. signed a 60-month, $511,908 lease for 7,160 square feet of office space.

Property: 225 Bingham Drive, Suites A and B, San Marcos

Lessor: Laframbois Family Trust

Leasing agents: Shane Strickland and Larry O'Harra represented the lessee. Mike Erwin of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Accu Seal Corp. signed a 60-month, $295,319 lease for 6,622 square feet of manufacturing space.

Property: 2711 Loker Ave., Carlsbad

Lessor: FSP Networks, Inc.

Leasing agents: Justin Halenza of BRE Commercial/NAI and Dave Marino of The Irving Hughes Group represented the lessee. Mark Emerick of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Keylime Software, Inc. signed a 26-month, $408,192 lease for 14,608 square feet of office space.

Property: 12770 High Bluff Drive, Suite 140, San Diego

Lessor: Square 24 Associates, LP

Leasing agents: Joe Anderson, Rick Reeder and Bill Cavanagh of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Prestige World Travel, Inc. signed a 60-month, $581,860 lease for 3,505 square feet of office space.

Property: 1634 and 1636 Palm Ave., National City

Lessor: Fireside Properties

Leasing agents: Scott Duhs and Craig Duhs of Retail Properties, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Hair Ballers signed a 60-month, $95,608 lease for 1,650 square feet of retail space.

Property: 5857 Owens Ave., Suite 210, Carlsbad

Lessor: The Shidler Group

Leasing agents: Brian French of The Irving Hughes Group represented the lessee. Joe Anderson of Business Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Kinzan, Inc. signed a five-year, $2.95 million lease for 21,844 square feet of office space.

Property: 8141 Mira Mesa Blvd., San Diego

Lessor: Mira Mesa Shopping Center-West, LLC

Leasing agents: Joe Greeno and Reg Kobzi of Grubb & Ellis represented the lessee. The lessor represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: American General Finance, Inc. signed a five-year, $224,220 lease for 2,000 square feet of retail space.

Property: 386 East H. Street, Suite 203, San Diego

Lessor: The Terra Nova Group

Leasing agents: Joe Greeno and Reg Kobzi of Grubb & Ellis represented the lessee. John Hickman of Flocke & Avoyer represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Beneficial California, Inc. signed a five-year, $247,050 lease for 2,250 square feet of retail space.

Property: 2385 Camino Vida Roble, Suite 107, San Diego

Sublessor: Western Pacific Housing

Subleasing agents: Phillip Linton of Grubb & Ellis represented the sublessee. John Hoffman of Colliers International represented the sublessor.

Sublessee/square footage: Yride.com, Inc. signed an 18-month, $83,971 sublease for 3,145 square feet of office space.

Real Estate Sales

Property: 8881 Fletcher Parkway, La Mesa

Seller: The Archon Group

Selling agents: Chris Wood and Faye Ryan of Trammell Crow Co. represented the seller. The buyer represented itself.

Buyer: The Abbey Co. purchased an 83,980-square-foot medical office building for $11.25 million.

Property: 8595 Avenida Costa Sur, Unit 1

Seller: 1926, LLC.

Selling agents: Regan Tully of International Real Estate represented the seller and the buyer.

Buyer: Roberta Pablo purchased a 12,047-square-foot office building for $750,000.

Property: 2120 Thibodo Road, Vista

Seller: PacifiCare Health Plan Administrators

Selling agents: Jon Walters and Alan Scott, CCIM of Coldwell Banker Commercial-North County Properties represented the seller and the buyer.

Buyer: R. John and Kathleen M. Dennis purchased a 27,379-square-foot office building for $4.3 million.

Property: 1011-1039 E. Mission Road, San Marcos

Seller: Conprop Partners

Selling agents: Jay Alexander of Colliers International represented the seller. Mike Erwin of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the buyer.

Buyer: Padilla Construction purchased a 5,000-square-foot contractors yard for $1 million.