Bernie-Cloward is president of the San Diego Port Tenants Association. Formed in 1989, it comprises more than 300 members dedicated to enhancing trade, commerce, and tourism on San Diego Bay’s tidelands, while protecting the area’s environment.
Few economic success stories match that of our bayfront San Diego Convention Center. It is a clean-industry economic engine that brings in visitors. Visitor spending not only supports a wide variety of businesses, but also generates tax dollars to support vital public services.