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  • Chamber names 2014 Small Business Award winners

    Eight local businesses received the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Small Business Award. Presented annually, the awards honor local small and micro businesses for their significant contributions as drivers of economic growth throughout the region.

  • Cheese! Small businesses get sales off Instagram

    NEW YORK — A picture is worth thousands of dollars for Limelight Extensions.

  • Council slashes minimum wage plan

    In a 6-3 vote, the San Diego City Council on Monday supported a proposal to raise the local minimum wage to $11.50 per hour by 2017, slashed from an initial proposal for $13.09, in hopes of gaining more support from the business community.

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Bird Rock Systems' Jim Matteo on entrepreneurship

May 15, 2014 -- George Chamberlin speaks with Jim Matteo, CEO of Bird Rock Systems, about how the company offers technology solutions to enterprise businesses and Matteo's efforts to foster entrepreneurship.