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The Crack Shack Has the Best Fried Chicken in San Diego

View Larger Map A Few Things That I Personally Love About The Crack Shack “The best comfort food will always be greens, cornbread, and fried chicken.” -Maya Angelou If you’re someone who’s on a diet or likes to watch their calories, then grant yourself a cheat meal because this place is certainly worth it. The Crack Shack is a more recent addition to the booming …

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For Movies in San Diego VIP-Style, Check Out the Atom Tickets App

View Larger Map Atom Tickets is Providing a VIP Experience to the Movies in San Diego and Soon Nationwide “A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.” -Alfred Hitchcock The Atom Tickets app is a social mobile ticketing application that allows movie goers to purchase movie tickets in advance, and include friends in the …

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San Diego Opera Delivers with Tosca!

View Larger Map Wonderful Evening at San Diego Opera FUSION Night “It is essential to do everything possible to attract young people to opera so they can see that it is not some antiquated art form but a repository of the most glorious music and drama that man has created.”  -Bruce Beresford Last night, my fiancée, Amanda, and I attended the San Diego Opera at the …

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Andaz Hotel San Diego for Fun and Relaxation

View Larger Map RoofTop600 at Andaz Hotel San Diego Opens Pop-Up Beer Garden “I was homeless and I was in San Diego and I started singing in a local coffee shop and people started coming to hear me sing.” -Jewel The Andaz Hotel San Diego is a boutique-style hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter of Downtown San Diego. The hotel has 159 rooms with 17 suites. …

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EcoATM Provides a Solution for Recycling Old Phones for Cash

Interview with Tom Tullie, former CEO of EcoATM, and Mark Bowles, the Co-Founder and former CTO of EcoATM In this interview you’ll hear about the creation and early development of the EcoATM product, navigating through the challenges of raising money, building the business, and successfully selling EcoATM to Outerwall.  Despite the recent challenges and management changes at Outerwall and EcoATM, this technology holds the promise …

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EvoNexus: A Novel Startup Incubator Doing Great Things in San Diego and Greater Southern California

This article originally appeared in The Consulting Masters. “We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community… Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.” – Cesar Chavez I sat down with Rory Moore, the CEO of EvoNexus, at his office in University Town Center last …

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San Diego Comic-Con Coming July 9th-12th

Comic Con; Creating Appreciation of the Art and History of Comics, Popular Artforms, and Culture View Larger Map “Comic-Con is interesting because there’s so much going on at once, it’s literally impossible to do everything. You need clones and some sort of hoverboard so you can surf over the crowd of packed-in nerds.” –Chris Hardwick A girl dressed as Wonder Woman, a man dressed as …

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The Rolling Stones Kick off 2015 Zip Code Tour in San Diego

Petco Park hosts The Rolling Stones kickoff Concert for their 2015 Zip Code Tour View Larger Map “The Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has just published the story of her life.  I confess that it is not in my reading table.” – Mick Jagger (The Rolling Stones) Amanda and I went to The Rolling Stones concert at Petco Park last night with two other couples.  We had champagne in …

The Rolling Stones Come to San Diego – Concert Preview

The Rolling Stones Come to San Diego! View Larger Map “…and then me and Mick are going to wing on over to London and jam with the Stones…”  – Sean Penn’s character, Jeff Spicoli, in the movie “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” The Rolling Stones are coming to San Diego this Sunday, May 24, 2015 and are playing at Petco Park.  Since my buddy Jeff is a …

Rain Delay at a Padres Game!?

View Larger Map What Happened When There Was a Rain Delay at the Padres Game? “I swing big with everything I’ve got.  I hit big or I miss big.  I like to live as big as I can.” – Babe Ruth As if we didn’t need further evidence of global climate change, we went to the Padres game last night, May 14th, 2015, and the …