San Diego Business Journal Calendar

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Tuesday, July 31

Chula Vista Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the San Diego Country Club, 88 L St. in Chula Vista. For more information, call (619) 491-9936.

Downtown Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Busters Beach House, 807 W. Harbor Drive in Seaport Village. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

Referral Exchange of San Diego meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Quality Resort Conference Center in Mission Valley. For more information, call (619) 516-4500 or e-mail action1@san.rr.com.

Scripps Ranch Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Mimi's Caf & #233;, 10788 Westview Parkway in Mira Mesa. For more information, call (619) 491-9936.

Tri-Cities Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Mimi's Caf & #233;, 2177 Vista Way in Oceanside. For more information, call Riley Cardwell at (619) 515-4884.

LeTip of Clairemont Networking Business Group meets from 7:16 to 8:31 a.m. at Hometown Buffet in Clairemont. For reservations, call Beverley Powers at (858) 320-2942 or e-mail bpowers@cbcalifornia.com.

LeTip of Kearny Mesa Networking Group meets from 7:16 to 8:31 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant, 5955 Balboa Ave. in Clairemont. For reservations, call John Himinkool at (858) 715-9400 or e-mail letipper@adnc.com.

Service Corps of Retired Executives and the U.S. Small Business Administration sponsor "Business Principles for New and Existing Businesses," from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at National University, 3580 Aero Court in Kearny Mesa. The cost is $45 in advance or $55 at the door. For registration, call (619) 557-7272 or visit (www.score-sandiego.org).

Job Club meets from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Premier Administrative Services' conference room, 9524 Kearny Villa Road in Kearny Mesa. The cost is $5. For registration, call (858) 693-4056 or visit (www.premieradmin.com/resumes).

LeTip of Carlsbad Lunch Networking Group meets from 11:46 a.m. to 1:01 p.m. at the Tuscany Ristorante, 6981 El Camino Real in Carlsbad. For reservations, call John Himinkool at (858) 715-9400 or e-mail letipper@adnc.com.

Wednesday, August 1

Carmel Valley Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Marriott Courtyard, 717 S. Highway 101 in Solana Beach. For more information, call (619) 491-9936.

Del Mar Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Caf & #233; Europa, 667 San Rodolfo Drive in Solana Beach. For more information, call Meredith Hall at (619) 463-3442.

Escondido Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Carrow's Restaurant, 510 W. Valley Parkway in Escondido. For more information, call (619) 491-9936.

Golden Triangle Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant, 4280 Nobel Drive in La Jolla. For more information, call (619) 491-9936.

Mission Valley Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Best Western Seven Seas, 411 Hotel Circle S. in Mission Valley. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

California Businesses for Sale Foundation sponsors "How to Buy a Business," beginning at 2 p.m. in San Diego. The workshop is free. For reservations, call (858) 558-6700, (800) 400-6084, or visit (www.bizben.com).

N.N. Jaeschke, Inc. presents a free orientation for any local homeowner association board member from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at its offices, 9610 Waples St. in Sorrento Valley. For registration, call Pamela Walker at (858) 550-7900, Ext. 238 or visit (www.nnj.com).

Nonprofit Management Solutions sponsors "Board/Staff Leadership Roundtable for Nonprofit Organizations," from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at its offices, 8265 Vickers St. The fee is $30 to $40. For reservations, call (858) 292-5702 or visit (www.npsolutions.org).

San Diego Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals sponsors "Corporate and Personal Travel," beginning at 5 p.m. at the Quality Resort Mission Valley. The cost is $23 for members and $28 for guests. For reservations, call (619) 294-3557 or e-mail barbara.moore@cubic.com.

Thursday, August 2

Carlsbad Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Coco's Retaurant, 2515 El Camino Real in Carlsbad. For more information, call Riley Cardwell at (619) 515-4884.

Kearny Mesa Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Spice House, 9035 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

La Mesa Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant, 8898 Navajo Road in San Carlos. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

Loanisland hosts "B2B Referral Marketing Breakfast Briefing," from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the La Jolla Marriott. The seminar is free for financial planners and Realtors. For reservations, call (760) 435-7265 or e-mail nadeem@loanisland.com.

Nonprofit Management Solutions sponsors "Cost-Effective Donor Research on the Internet for Nonprofit Organizations," from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at its offices, 8265 Vickers St. The fee is $30 to $40. For reservations, call (858) 292-5702 or visit (www.npsolutions.org).

Mind Masters meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 3111 Camino del Rio N., fourth floor conference room in Mission Valley. For reservations, call (858) 467-9091.

National Association for Female Executives meets from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Marriott Hotel in Mission Valley. The cost is $20 with reservations and $25 without reservations. For reservations, call (619) 491-4104 or e-mail rsvp@sdwn.org.

Friday, August 3

Balboa Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant, 5955 Balboa Ave. in Clairemont. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

Encinitas Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant, 407 Encinitas Blvd. in Encinitas. For more information, call Riley Cardwell at (619) 515-4884.

Mind Masters meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Monterey Whaling Company Restaurant in the Mission Valley Hilton Hotel. The breakfast cost is $7. For reservations, call (858) 467-9091.

Rancho Bernardo Chapter of Business Network International meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at El Torito Restaurant, 16375 Bernardo Center Drive in Rancho Bernardo. For more information, call Virginia Devine at (619) 491-9936.

LeTip of Oceanside Lunch Networking Group meets from 11:46 a.m. to 1:01 p.m. at the Grandma B.B. Restaurant, 539 Vista Bella in Oceanside. For reservations, call John Himinkool at (858) 715-9400 or e-mail letipper@adnc.com.

Saturday, August 4

Resources Consulting presents a "Proofreading and Grammar Workshop," from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the King's Inn in Mission Valley. For reservations, call (858) 481-1239 or e-mail resourcesconsulting@worldnet.att.net.

Service Corps of Retired Executives sponsors "Marketing on the Internet," from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chapman University, 7460 Mission Valley Road in San Diego. The pre-registration is $35 or $45 at the door. For pre-registration, call (619) 557-7272 or visit (www.score-sandiego.org).

Sunday, August 5

The 10th Annual Automobile Heritage Day takes place at Kimball Park beginning at 8:30 a.m. at 12th and D avenues in National City. For more information, call the National City Chamber of Commerce at (619) 477-9339.

"A Day at the Races," is sponsored by British American Business Council from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Del Mar race track. The cost is $48 per person. For more information, call Julie at (619) 698-5006 or e-mail juliefarr@earthlink.net.

Monday, August 6

East County Career Center sponsors "Learn How to Use Search Engines and Web Directories," from 3 to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 924 E. Main St. in El Cajon. The seminar is free. For reservations, call (619) 590-3900, Ext. 3088 or visit (http://eccc.guhsd.net).

SeaWorld Toastmasters meets from 5:45 to 7 p.m. at 500 SeaWorld Drive. For more information, call Michelle Wright at (619) 225-4251.

Real Estate Leases

Property: 480 Camino del Rio South, Suites 103 and 105, San Diego

Lessor: United Hansel, Inc.

Leasing agents: Jeff Chasan of IPC Commercial represented the lessee. Ken Kisbert of Burnham Real Estate Services represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: San Diego Hospice Corp. signed a five-year, $771,312 lease for 6,781 square feet of office space.

Property: 10525 Vista Sorrento, Suite 304, San Diego

Lessor: CarrAmerica

Leasing agents: Bill Cavanagh and Tony Russell of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: 5 Point Capital signed a 36-month, $193,083 lease for 2,800 square feet of office space.

Property: 5950 La Place Court, Suite 210, Carlsbad

Lessor: Advanced Biotherapy Inc.

Leasing agents: Joe Dietzler of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessee. Justin Halenza and Matty Sundberg of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Phoenix Publishing Co. signed a 32-month, $111,966 lease for 1,944 square feet of office space.

Property: 8845 Recho Road, San Diego

Lessor: R.E. Hazard Contracting Co.

Leasing agents: Marc Lipzchitz of Voit Commercial represented the lessee. Dean Asaro of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Continental Controls signed a 72-month, $1.34 million lease for 16,705 square feet of office space.

Property: 1721 Garnet Ave., San Diego

Lessor: Howard Kuwada Family Trust

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Chris Rink of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Mark Allen dba 5 Star Satellite signed a 60-month, $87,662 lease for 1,000 square feet of retail space.

Property: 7616 Girard Ave., La Jolla

Lessor: Union Bank of California

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Mike Slattery of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Sun West Assets, Inc. dba Bella Dimora signed a 62-month, $650,364 lease for 4,169 square feet of retail space.

Property: 3740 Sports Arena Blvd., Suites 2, 3, and 4, San Diego

Lessor: Sports Arena Village, Ltd.

Leasing agents: Kevin Held of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee. Jon Horning of Flocke & Avoyer represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: City of San Diego signed a 60-month, $248,400 lease for 3,600 square feet of office space.

Property: 7580 Brittania Court, Otay Mesa

Lessor: Goldberg Family Trust

Leasing agents: Jay Alexander and Andrew Zimsky of Colliers International represented the lessee. George Rodriguez of International Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: The APTA Group signed a 84-month, $980,205 lease for 20,000 square feet of industrial space.

Property: 14102 Stowe Drive, Poway

Lessor: Prudential Insurance c/o Legacy Partners

Leasing agents: Mickey Morera of Burnham Real Estate represented the lessee. Dennis Visser and Matt Kelly of BRE Commercial/NAI and Burnham Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Krupp Bilstein of America signed a 120-month, $4.01 million lease for 43,150 square feet of office space.

Property: 2449 E. Plaza Blvd., National City

Lessor: Tracy Miller

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

Lessee/square footage: Laquanda Buncom signed a 36-month, $33,900 lease for 750 square feet of retail space.

Property: 8665 Gibbs Drive, Suite 200, San Diego

Lessor: Montgomery Field, LLC

Leasing agents: Don Agan of Grubb & Ellis represented the lessee. Paul LaFrenz and Lisa Gonzalez of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Tristar Risk Management signed a five-year, $1.26 million lease for 11,927 square feet of office space.

Property: 8340 Camino Santa Fe, Suites E and F, San Diego

Lessor: Westcore Industrial Properties

Leasing agents: Dean Asaro of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Image Arts Etc. signed a five-year, $705,000 lease for 10,045 square feet of office space.

Property: 5963 La Place Court, Suite 309, Carlsbad

Lessor: Ensignia ESG

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Mark Avilla of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: CareerCast, Inc. signed a 36-month, $158,628 lease for 2,172 square feet of office space.

Property: 1355 Broadway, Chula Vista

Lessor: Russo Suburban Enterprises

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Steward Keith and Bill Thaxton of Flocke and Avoyer Commercial Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Lali Reddy, M.D., and Robert Sinkovits, Ph.D., signed a three-year, $45,000 lease for 1,000 square feet of office space.

Property: 43rd Street and Interstate 805, San Diego

Lessor: Chip & Jim.com, LLC

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Mike Seiber and Nick Alford of Flocke and Avoyer Commercial Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Jack in the Box signed a 20-year, $1.06 million lease for 30,000 square feet of restaurant space.

Real Estate Sales

Property: 8695 Spectrum Center Court, San Diego

Seller: LNR Kearny Mesa

Selling agents: Doug Matheson, Brad Black and Bret Gossett of CB Richard Ellis represented the seller. The buyer represented itself.

Buyer/square footage: The San Diego Hospital Association purchased a 190,427-square-foot building for $32.7 million.