Mariel Concepcion

Staff Reporter

Email: mconcepcion@sdbj.com
Phone: 858-277-6359 Extension: 3114

Recent Stories

The Port of San Diego Seeks Proposal for Economy Motel

According to the Port of San Diego website, the lower cost overnight accommodations will be located near downtown San Diego and the San Diego International Airport and will provide affordable coastal access.

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AtYourGate Tests Its Wings At Other Major Airports

A year after officially kicking off at San Diego International Airport, the locally based in-airport food delivery service, AtYourGate, continues to expand.

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Co. Must Fix Airplanes And Mistakes to Survive

TRAVEL: Competitive Market, Pilot Shortage Add to Woes

In its long story yet thus far stunted trajectory, California Pacific Airlines, the commercial service carrier owned by 97-year-old entrepreneur Ted Vallas, has had nothing short of a bumpy ride.

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Consistency Cements Customer Retention

DINING: Restaurant Group Knows Each Visit Counts

For co-owner and Executive Chef Brad Wise and his Trust Restaurant Group, things have been moving rather fast.

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Ballast Point Opens Brewpub in Anaheim's Downtown Disney District

According to a press release, the brewpub, which offers more than fifty styles of beer, marks the first time a brewery has opened at Downtown Disney District.

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Best Buy to Close La Mesa Store

According to a WARN filing, 26 full-time employees and 38 part-time employees, for a total of 64 people, will lose their jobs as a result of the closure.

San Diego Second Most Popular Destination in California for Airbnb in 2018

According to a press release, the collective income for San Diego-based hosts was $213 million in 2018, coming in second after L.A.'s $613 million.

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BRG Consulting Appoints Christina J. Willis as President

Willis will replace Erich Lathers, who remains with the firm as Principal Planner.

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Restaurant Group Looks to Stand Out, Blend In

DINING: Personal Service Key Part of Delivering Community Concepts

For Brendan Huffman, the purpose of all Social Syndicate restaurant group’s properties is simple: provide genuine, good old-fashioned hospitality.

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NTC Foundation Names New Board Chair

According to a press release, Stipanov will replace Lori Fleet-Martin, who held the position for the last two years.

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