Category Archives: California

Water Innovation Accelerator Showcases Promising Data Startups

Imagine H2O’s 7th annual program highlights growth opportunities for water data businesses

SAN FRANCISCO, March 17, 2016 – Imagine H2O (IH2O), the water innovation accelerator, announced the winners of its 2016Water Data Challenge. Ten promising data-driven water businesses were selected from a global field of 90 startups in 20 countries to participate in IH2O’s 7th annual innovation program. Winning teams will participate in IH2O’s rigorous business accelerator, benefitting from cash awards, mentorship, industry exposure, as well as introductions to customers and investors.

“Data is a fundamental tool to improve how we monitor and manage water,” said Andy Wheeler of GV (formerly Google Ventures) who served on the judging panel. “Imagine H2O’s Data Challenge attracted some of the most promising data solutions to tackle pressing water challenges globally.” Continue Reading

Avalon Freight Services Partnership to Debut Catalina to San Pedro April 1, 2016

Avalon Freight Services Partnership to Debut Catalina to San Pedro April 1, 2016

New Company Brings Unparalleled Experience, Equipment and Technology to Transport Freight Between Southern California Mainland and Catalina Island  SAN PEDRO, Calif. (March 16, 2016) – Avalon Freight Services co-founded by Greg and Tim Bombard and Harley Franco, will debut freight service on Friday, April 1, 2016. Currently scheduled to operate a minimum of five days… Continue Reading

Invent Your Future: The Path To Personal Insight Is Where Confidence And Success Begin

Long Beach, CA, March, 2016 – Executive coach to Fortune 500 CEOs, Paul David Walker’s coaching style is inimitable! By first discovering the unique talents of leaders, he then creates a strategic plan to help them meet their goals in ways that feel natural. His leadership coaching has helped create visionaries, and he shares many… Continue Reading

Tahoe Donner’s Lodge Restaurant & Pub Recognized with OpenTable Diners’ Choice Award

Truckee, Calif. (March 15, 2016) – For the third consecutive year, Tahoe Donner is pleased to announce The Lodge Restaurant & Pub was recognized by OpenTable, an online restaurant review and reservation service, as a 2016 Diners’ Choice winner for best service, ambiance and food. “We pride ourselves in offering exceptional food and service, and… Continue Reading

National Asset Services Names Terri L. Miller Senior Portfolio Manager

LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2016 – National Asset Services (NAS), one of the Country’s leading commercial real estate management companies, has awarded the title of Senior Portfolio Manager to Terri L. Miller, CCIM, RPA. Ms. Miller has served as Portfolio Manager since joining NAS in 2009. She has over 20 years of experience in the asset… Continue Reading

Faith Driven Consumer: MIRACLES FROM HEAVEN is the “Inspirational Movie of the Year”

(Los Angeles, CA March 14, 2016)—Faith Driven Consumer (FDC)—representing 41 million Americans who spend $2 trillion annually, has earned wide recognition both for its corporate rating system, and also for its Faith Friendly Film Review entertainment rating system. FDC serves as a key resource for audiences and entertainment industry leaders alike, measuring the faith-compatibility… Continue Reading

Bill Pavlacka Will Make a Sand Castle for You: The Sand Castle Man Wows San Diego Beach Goers

On a recent weekend visit to Coronado to introduce my wife and son to the world famous Hotel Del Coronado, we happened to stumble across (almost literally) a super talented artist named Bill Pavlacka.  The media that Bill uses for his art is different than most – he uses beach sand – and makes sand… Continue Reading

San Diego Companies Exhibiting at Expo West 2016

Thankfully, there are A LOT of healthy people AND healthy companies in San Diego County.  Here are some of the health-related businesses that are headquartered in San Diego and surrounding cities in the county, who are exhibitors at this year’s Expo West which is currently going on in Anaheim, California: Acai Roots – San Diego… Continue Reading

Nik Wright Joins San Diego-based Fresh Healthy Vending Corporate Team

Nik Wright Joins San Diego-based Fresh Healthy Vending Corporate Team

Fresh Healthy Vending International a San Diego-based healthy vending franchisor, recently announced Nik Wright as the company’s new Director of Operations, continuing the recent expansion of their corporate team. Wright, a veteran of the restaurant and franchise industry, will oversee logistics and implementation of Fresh Healthy Vending’s newest concept, the Reis & Irvy’s robot-manned frozen yogurt kiosk. Continue Reading

San Diego’s Coconut Beach Introduces Natural Coconut Snacks and Drinks at Reasonable Prices

Less Than One Year Old, The New Coconut Product Brand is Flying Off Shelves at Retailers Across the Nation SAN DIEGO (March 2016) – Co-founders Michael Reidy, Kent Harrington and Mitchell Compton are “stoked” to announce the launch of Coconut Beach, a less than 10-month old brand offering delicious and naturally flavored coconut snacks and… Continue Reading