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You Are a Powerhouse – Now Put It to Good Use

Samantha DeBianchi Million Dollar Listing MiamiBy Samantha DeBianachi 

What do you do once you have broken the glass ceiling? Women everywhere are achieving far beyond what was thought possible not too long ago. For women, there is some work yet to be done, but in the business arena women are making names for themselves as serious power-players.

Once you achieve your first bout of success, you can better help others do the same. As a woman in the industry myself, I know how hard it is to defy the odds and surge beyond expectations. 

Here are some things I learned along the way that can help you achieve your goals of success: Continue Reading

Wounded Warrior Project Cooking Class Teaches Healthy Options

Carol Flynn rarely strayed from using salt and pepper, but a recent Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) cooking class empowered the Navy veteran to find healthier ways to spice her favorite dishes. “I love to cook and bake, but unfortunately it’s not always healthy,” she said. “The class opened my eyes to different techniques and flavors. I… Continue Reading

Modern Healthcare Names San Diego-based Aya Healthcare One of the Best Places to Work

San Diego – based Aya Healthcare, provider of travel nurse staffing and workforce solutions to healthcare facilities, made Modern Healthcare’s 2017 list of Best Places to Work in Healthcare. Each year, Modern Healthcare recognizes exemplary United States companies in the healthcare industry that provide exceptional work environments for their employees. Responses to an employee survey and… Continue Reading

The Petco Foundation Honors Animal Welfare’s Best In Show

 The Petco Foundation gathered approximately 500 guests at this year’s “Celebration of Love” awards gala, which recognized seven organizations and individuals from across the country for their dedication, determination and actions to create lifesaving impacts for pets in need. Hosted by the animal-loving emcee, Jane Lynch (“Hollywood Game Night”, “Glee”, and “Best in Show”), the… Continue Reading

The Salvation Army Kroc Center’s Kroc Kids Jr. Theatre Company Presents: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

KThe Kroc Center’s Kroc Kids Jr. Theatre Company has been rehearsing for weeks and it is finally show time! The talented and young performing arts group produces two shows annually and their upcoming show is a classic: Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Showtimes will take place, in the… Continue Reading

California’s Life Science Industry Generates Almost $317 Billion Annually, Supports More Than 1.1 Million Jobs

Life science companies in California together generate nearly $317 billion in annual economic output, boost the state’s total gross product by $171.4 billion, support more than 1.1 million jobs and increase labor income by $92 billion per year. These are among the key findings of Biocom’s 2017 Economic Impact Report Databook, which sizes up the… Continue Reading

Automobility LA Opens Submissions for 2017 Top Ten Auto Startups Competition

AutoMobility LA Los Angeles Auto ShowAuto-Tech Industry Disruptors Encouraged to Submit Applications Through July 15 for Opportunity to be Recognized at AutoMobility LA The Los Angeles Auto Show’s (LA Auto Show) Automobility LA just announced it is accepting submissions for its 2017 Top Ten Automotive Startups Competition (Top Ten). Following the success from 2016, this year’s… Continue Reading

The San Diego Foundation Announces $442k in Grants to Connect, Protect and Increase Access to Nature in San Diego

The San Diego Foundation Announces $442k in Grants to Connect, Protect and Increase Access to Nature in San Diego

The San Diego Foundation has announced $442,000 in grants for 11 local programs that will connect, protect and increase access to nature for underserved children and families throughout the San Diego region. According to The San Diego Foundation Parks for Everyone report, many low-income, ethnically diverse communities have limited access to parks and open spaces.… Continue Reading

Adidas Sells TaylorMade, Adams Golf and Ashworth golf brands to KPS Capital Partners

German-owned Adidas recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Carlsbad-based TaylorMade, Adams Golf and Ashworth golf brands to a newly formed affiliate of KPS Capital Partners, LP for a total consideration of US$ 425 million, around half of which will be paid in cash with the remainder in a… Continue Reading

Bridgepoint Education’s Ashford University Receives Innovation Award for Constellation

San Diego – based Bridgepoint Education, Inc. recently announced San Diego-based Ashford University has won the Innovation Award for the development of Constellation, a state-of-the-art platform and suite of e-online textbooks that support learning through the use of dynamic, interactive material. Developed by employees at Bridgepoint and its academic institutions, Ashford and University of the Rockies, Constellation… Continue Reading