Mariel Concepcion

Staff Reporter

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

Recent Stories

Beaming Wellness Merges with San Francisco-Based Project Juice

According to a press release, while both restaurants will operate separately for now, the merger makes the combined businesses California’s largest organic and plant-based quick-serve company.

Uber Planning Food Delivery By Drones This Summer

San Diego’s Juniper & Ivy Will Have Burger on Menu

Food delivery in San Diego will no longer be limited to couriers in vehicles or on motor bikes. The drones are coming.

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Climate, Conditions and Culture Right For S.D. Festival Scene

ENTERTAINMENT: Tourism Marketing District Backs Events; 3-Day Festival Set for November

“We expect to sell this thing out.” That’s what Ernie Hahn, co-founder of San Diego’s Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival (and general manager at Pechanga Arena), answered.

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Rooftop Venues Have Star Qualities

From Museums to Bars, The Returns Can Be High For Those at the Top

When the team behind 10 Barrel Brewing Co. began contemplating the design of their 10,000 square foot East Village space a little over two years ago, one of the first thoughts that crossed their minds was to incorporate an often untapped and underused aspect of the city’s buildings: the rooftop.

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Addison ‘Honored’ To Receive Michelin Star

William Bradley Takes Only Star Given in the County

San Diego restaurant, Addison, recipient of Michelin star.

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Jack Announces Refinancing Transactions

San Diego-Based Chain Plans to Sell Bonds

Jack in the Box Inc. announces a new $1.45 billion securitized financing facility.

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San Diego Company Lands Deal with Walmart Through Open Call Initiative

According to a release, because of the on-the-spot deals, select Walmart stores will begin carrying products by Iron Fist in coming months.

Curriculum Promoting Social Harmony Expands With Gift

EDUCATION: Local Banker’s Big Donation Pays Dividends at School

Since receiving a landmark $100 million gift from philanthropist and La Jolla resident T. Denny Sanford in 2018, San Diego-based National University System has continued to grow its Sanford Harmony program both locally and globally.

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The Cado Pop-Up Set to Open Late June

Originally scheduled to launch last year, tickets are now available for The Cado starting June 27 through September 22, according to its website.

Chuze Fitness Brings In $59M in 2018

SPORT: Hospitality, Tiered Pricing System Pay Off

For Cory Brightwell, CEO of the San Diego-based Chuze Fitness chain, with seven locations locally and 26 throughout the Southwest, what has kept the company steadily growing the past 11 years has been one thing: its focus on the guest experience.

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