San Diego Business Journal Calendar

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Tuesday, November 20

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

LeTip of Kearny Mesa Networking Group meets from 7:01 to 8:31 a.m. at Coco's Family Restaurant, 5955 Balboa Ave. in Kearny Mesa. For reservations, call John Himinkool at (858) 715-9400 or e-mail letipper@adnc.com.

Association for Corporate Growth presents "Deal Points of a Strategic Sale: Oscar's Sale to Sizzlers Restaurant," from 7:15 to 9 a.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel in Mission Valley. The event is free for members and $35 for future members. For reservations, call (619) 741-7247 or visit (www.acgsd.org).

El Cajon Leads Club meets at 7:15 a.m. at Coco's Family Restaurant, 1324 E. Main St. in El Cajon. For more information, call (800) 783-3761.

La Costa Leads Club meets at 7:30 a.m. at Four Seasons' Argyle Restaurant, 7447 Batiquitos Drive in Carlsbad.

Grice, Lund & Tarkington, LLP, CPAs sponsors a QuickBooks Pro beginning class from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 312 S. Juniper St., #100 in Escondido. For reservations, call Chris at (760) 746-1560 or e-mail qbclasses@gltcpas.com.

San Diego Direct Marketing Association meets at 11:30 a.m. at the La Jolla Radisson Hotel. The speaker is Dr. Sandra Marshall, CEO and president of EyeTracking, Inc. of San Diego. The costs with reservations are $25 for members, $35 for nonmembers and costs without reservations are $30 for members and $45 for nonmembers. For reservations, call (858) 503-1471 or visit (www.sddma.org).

LeTip of Carlsbad Lunch Networking Group meets from 11:31 a.m. to 1:01 p.m. at the Tuscany Ristorante, 698 El Camino Real in Carlsbad. For reservations, call John Himinkool at (858) 715-9400 or e-mail letipper@adnc.com.

Coastal Leads Club meets at noon at El Camino Country Club, 3202 Vista Way in Oceanside. For more information, call (800) 783-3761.

Rancho Bernardo Leads Club meets at 12:15 p.m. at Morgan Stanley, 11440 W. Bernardo Court in Rancho Bernardo. For more information, call (800) 783-3761.

Wednesday, November 21

North Coastal Discussion Group/San Diego Chapter of California CPA's meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Marie Callender's restaurant, 5980 Avenida Encinas in Carlsbad. The topic is "Basics of California Sales and Use Taxes," presented by Graham Hoad. The breakfast cost with reservations is $10. For reservations, call Tom Applegate at (760) 438-4000, Ext. 240.

Referral Associates meets from 7:15 to 8:30 a.m. at Spice House Caf & #233;, 9035 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. in Kearny Mesa. For more information, call June Bowerman at (619) 229-1864.

Balboa Park Toastmasters meets from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Casa del Prado, Room 102, in Balboa Park. For more information, call Judy at (619) 222-6991 or Alma at (858) 565-4454.

Ramona Leads Club meets at noon at San Vicente Inn in Ramona. For more information, call (800) 783-3761.

Beach Cities Leads Club meets at 12:15 p.m. at the Broken Yolk, 1851 Garnet Ave. in Pacific Beach. For more information, call (800) 783-3761.

Monday, November 26

SeaWorld Toastmasters meets from 5:45 to 7 p.m. in the Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute's east room, 2595 Ingraham St. in Mission Bay. For more information, call Michelle Wright at (619) 225-4251.

Real Estate Leases

Property: 13019 Danielson St., Poway

Lessor: Pomerado Leasing #6 c/o Whitaker Facilities Corp.

Leasing agents: Gary Williams and Elena Amble of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessor. Chris Hobson and Bob Kuzman of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Blue Rock Storage Solutions signed a three-year, $89,482 lease for 1,374 square feet of office space.

Property: 2750 Midway Drive, San Diego

Lessor: International Paper Co.

Leasing agents: Joe Yetter of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. The lessee represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: Beach Sleep Furniture signed a one-year, $94,300 lease for 20,000 square feet of retail space.

Property: 8885 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 340, San Diego

Lessor: Knowledge Design, Inc.

Leasing agents: Richard Gonor and Derek Applbaum of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. James Robinson of Phoenix Realty Advisors represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: EMA, Inc. signed a four-month, $309,799 lease for 3,304 square feet of office space.

Property: 2535 Camino del Rio S., Suite 145, San Diego

Lessor: Holualoa Mission Valley 2535, LLC

Leasing agents: Richard Gonor and Derek Applbaum of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. Shawn McNulty of Pinnacle Realty represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Medicine Made Easy signed a three-year, $61,167 lease for 1,094 square feet of pharmacy space.

Property: 9740-D Mission Gorge Road, Santee

Lessor: Mission Gorge Square I, II

Leasing agents: Brian Quinn and Eric Costa of Flocke & Avoyer Commercial Real Estate represented the lessor. The lessee represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: Leonarda and Celso Camray signed a six-year, $104,117 lease for 990 square feet of restaurant space.

Property: 2533 S. Highway 101, Cardiff

Lessor: Plastino II

Leasing agents: Ron Jacobson and John Hoffmann of Colliers International represented the lessor. Ken Goffhelf of Colliers International represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Cal Sun Development signed a four-year, $274,539 lease for 1,440 square feet of office space.

Property: 8989 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 315, San Diego

Lessor: The Shidler Group

Leasing agents: Francesca Busalacchi of Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services represented the lessor. The lessee represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: Peter Anastasi and Charles F. Roberts Jr. signed a five-year, $162,000 lease for 1,281 square feet of office space.

Property: 8989 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 370, San Diego

Lessee/square footage: Deneen Powell Atelier, Inc. signed a three-year, $149,000 lease for 2,045 square feet of office space.

Property: 976 Orange Ave., Coronado

Lessor: The Shidler Group

Leasing agents: Kathleen Luci of Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services represented the lessor. The lessee represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: The Armoire signed a seven-year, $234,000 lease for 850 square feet of retail space.

Property: 2815 Camino del Rio S., Suite 128, San Diego

Lessor: 2815 Camino del Rio South, LLC

Leasing agents: Richard Gonor of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. Richard Gonor and Derek Applbaum of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Autocannon signed a three-year, $73,326 lease for 1,350 square feet of office space.

Property: 5122 Avenida Encinas, Suite B, Carlsbad

Lessor: King Community Trust

Leasing agents: Joe Anderson and Matty Sundberg represented the lessor. Bill Driscoll of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Guardsmark, Inc. signed a three-year, $139,501 lease for 1,823 square feet of office space.

Property: 3007 Highland Ave., National City

Lessor: Utah Pacific Development

Leasing agents: Stewart Keith and Brian Quinn of Flocke & Avoyer Commercial Real Estate represented the lessor. The lessee represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: Nextel of California, Inc. signed a five-year, $63,709 lease for 500 square feet of office space.

Real Estate Sales

Property: 3702 Monroe Ave., San Diego

Seller: Tung and Van Do

Selling agents: Raymond Choi of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller and the buyer.

Buyer/square footage: Steven Alex purchased a 5,160-square-foot office building for $500,000.

Real Estate Sales

Property: 6136 Beadwell Way, San Diego

Seller: Rio Sur Development

Selling agents: Philip Buckley of CB Richard Ellis represented the seller. The buyer represented itself.

Buyer/square footage: La Casa Balboa LLC purchased an 88-unit apartment complex for $7.1 million.

Property: 3235 Executive Ridge Drive, Vista

Seller: Moxie Pacific Palomar, LLC

Selling agents: Jerry Sarazin of Colliers International represented the seller and the buyer.

Buyer/square footage: Joseph H. Martin purchased a 65,000-square-foot industrial building for $4.08 million.

Property: 2160 Fletcher Parkway, El Cajon

Seller: Chilcote Family Trust

Selling agents: Michael Dyer of Burnham Real Estate represented the seller. Mario Tilaro of IPS Corp. represented the buyer.

Buyer/square footage: Parkway 2160 purchased a 12,040-square-foot office building for $740,000.

Real Estate Leases

Property: 8915 Towne Centre Drive, San Diego

Lessor: Renaissance Towne Centre, c/o GDA Realty

Leasing agents: Bruce Schiff and Phil Lyons of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. Scott Manclark of Cypress Retail Group represented the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: Longs Drugs signed a 15-year, $3.25 million lease for 10,215 square feet of retail space.

Property: 3535 Camino del Rio S., San Diego

Lessor: P & G; Co.

Leasing agents: Joe Balla of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessor and the lessee.

Lessee/square footage: South Coast Keyboards signed a 10-year, $1.45 million lease for 9,500 square feet of retail space.

Property: 9850 Carmel Mountain Road, San Diego

Lessor: Sunbrewer Partners

Leasing agents: Phil Lyons and Bruce Schiff of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor. Bob Rush represented the US Realty Group.

Lessee/square footage: Gambro signed a 10-year, $1.33 million lease for 6,480 square feet of office space.

Property: 5469 Kearny Villa Road, Suites 201, 204, San Diego

Lessee/square footage: The City of San Diego, representing the Department of Public Works signed a five-month, $1.16 million lease for 9,809 square feet of office space.