Top Influentials 2013

San Diego's Top Influentials highlights the Who's Who in San Diego business, profiling some of the top newsmakers of 2012. This year we focus on the leaders in Finance; Business Services; Health, Hospitality & Education; Technology & Energy; Real Estate & Construction.

Jerry Jacquet


Meissner Jacquet Commercial Real Estate Services

5330 Carroll Canyon Rd.
San DiegoCA92121

Jerry Jacquet, principal at Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services, points with pride to a photograph of a sleek racing car on the track at the Long Beach Grand Prix.
The car, driven by Stu Frederick of Del Mar, is emblazoned with Jacquet’s company’s name along with Landsystems, one of Meissner Jacquet’s vendors and a co-sponsor for the motorsports event.
The photo’s prominence in Meissner Jacquet’s corporate office on Carroll Canyon Road accentuates the fact that this property management-based company is on the fast track.
Jacquet co-founded the firm in 1992 with Asset Manager Timothy Meissner, beginning with five employees in a 600-square-foot office.

The Daily Transcript's Profiles

Meissner Jacquet expands services outside San Diego County

After almost 15 years in San Diego, Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services is moving on, but not out.

Industry veteran reflects on three decades of success

Jerry Jacquet, Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services principal, has more than 30 years of experience in commercial asset and property management, leasing oversight, acquisition/disposition, and repositioning.

It's been the fast track for Meissner Jacquet co-founder

Jerry Jacquet, principal at Meissner Jacquet Investment Management Services, points with pride to a photograph of a sleek racing car on the track at the Long Beach Grand Prix.

Business Services

Madeline Cahill-Boley

Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel

Robert Caplan

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek

Roger A Denning

Fish & Richardson PC

Matt Garrett

TGG Accounting

Gary Levine

G.S. Levine Insurance Services Inc.

Ricardo Lopez

Shore Total Office

Paul Robinson

Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP


Eric Ellingsen

California Bank & Trust

Stephen Gordon

Opus Bank

Teresa Halleck

San Diego County Credit Union

Jim Horton

AmericanWest Bank

Health, Hospitality & Education

Michael Cunningham

National University

Gary Fybel

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Tom Garfinkel

San Diego Padres

Arthur Gruen

EA Health

Russel Newman

Alliant International University

Anthony Pico

Viejas Casino & Resort

Robert Rauch

Dan Shea

Donovan's Steakhouse

Joan Stafslien

CareFusion Corp.

Real Estate & Construction

Dan Broderick

DTZ (formerly Cassidy Turley San Diego )

Jack Burger

Burger Construction

Craig S. Evanco

Evanco Realty Advisors Inc.

Robert A. Felix, CMCA, LSM, PCAM, RS

Innovia Community Management Cooperative

Mark Filanc

J.R. Filanc Construction Company Inc.

Armando Flores

Charco Design & Build

Brian Galligan

Kilroy Realty Corp.

Jerry Jacquet

Meissner Jacquet Commercial Real Estate Services

Tim McBride

Southern Contracting Company

James Silverwood

Affirmed Housing Group

Technology & Energy

Steven Altman

Qualcomm Inc.

Howard Asher


Ted Baker

Baker Electric Inc.

Murray Case


Tim Caulfield

American Internet Services

Magda Marquet

Althea Technologies Inc.

Debra L. Reed

Sempra Energy/SDG&E

Dale Stein

Voice Smart Networks

Daniel Sullivan

Sullivan Solar Power of California Inc.

Cynthia (C.J.) Warner

Sapphire Energy



2013 Top Influentials: Steve Bernstein

Feb. 4, 2013 -- Reporter Doug Sherwin speaks with Steve Bernstein, president of business banking at Wells Fargo Bank, about whether big banks have learned their lesson after the recession and lending myths.