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October 15th, 2014

Welcome to the Thompson Search events newsletter. We bring you the networking news that will help you stay connected in San Diego. This bi weekly newsletter is coming to you this time via a new e-publishing tool, since our list now is distributed as a free service to the San Diego county community, to over 7000 recipients! We are very happy to be of service and trust that you will think of us when you have needs for talent in your recruiting efforts throughout the year!

We are wishing everyone a happy and prosperous Fall! We have definitely heated up on our searches since mid-summer and are quite busy with client company searches, both on the perm and the interim sides. Hopefully that bodes well for the economy! What a change 2013, and now 2014, have been from 2010, 2011 and 2012! Hope you are all experiencing the same increases and optimism! If you are looking for interim work or looking to add an individual to supplement your team, to cover employee leaves, excess work load or other projects, you can reach Tom at 858-452-6200 X116 or email him at tom@thompsoninterim.com. As always, when you are looking for the right match for your “permanent” professional team in accounting/finance, please contact Judy at 858-452-1200 X113 or email her at judy@thompsonsearch.com.

As San Diego’s trusted advisor for recruiting finance and accounting professionals for the county’s leading companies, our three firms that make up Thompson Search can help you to anticipate change and identify individuals with the right skills, experience and expertise to facilitate and manage those changes. From fulfilling your full time or part time finance and accounting outsourcing needs with Thompson Interim, to conducting searches for positions on a permanent contingency basis with Thompson Financial Search, to conducting retained searches with BrownThompson Executive Search, we are here to provide you the perfect match every time. Call us to learn more about our new approach to help you with all of your talent needs. We are also here to support you or a colleague in transition through our monthly “Accountants in Transition”, as well as our monthly “Executives in Transition” meetings. Call us for more information.

Visit http://www.thompsonsearch.com/newsletter/sdevents.htm for updated event information. If you have questions, please email newsletter@thompsonsearch.com. Look for our next list on Wednesday, October 29th, 2014.

Regards,

Judy Thompson

President, Thompson Search

 

 
October 2014
10/15 - Wednesday
ASTD: " Diversity Panel - Bolstering Innovation and Creativity through Diversity "
Speakers: Click Here for Event Agenda
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: Sheraton La Jolla, 3299 Holiday Court, La Jolla
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.astdsandiego.org
   
10/15 - Wednesday
NAWBO: "Unlock the 3 Gates of Growing your Business: Profits, Process and People"
Speakers: Karen Harrison, Bank of America
Mindy Bortness, Communication Works, Inc.
Marc Larochelle, Productive Computing, Inc.
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: Council for Supplier Diversity, 10679 Westview Parkway, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.nawbo-sd.org
   
10/15 - Wednesday
BIOCOM: "Biocom Lunch & Learn: The Advantages of Beyond Benefits"
Speakers: Bob D'Angelo, Managing Broker, Beyond Benefits Trust, Barney and Barney
Nicole Mehrara, Principal, Small Business Division, Barney & Barney
Time: 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Biocom New Home, 9393 Towne Centre Drive Suite 200, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.biocom.org
   
10/15 - Wednesday
IMA: "Controller's Council: Commercial Real Estate Leasing "
Speaker: Tom Van Betten, Managing Director, Cassidy Turley
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Location: CBIZ / MHM Training Room CBIZ Offices, 10616 Scripps Summit Court, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.imasd.org
   
10/15 - Wednesday
WITI: "Negotiation Skills "
Speaker: Erica Bristol, Attorney and Mediator
Time: 5:45 pm -8:00 pm
Location: Fish & Richardson PC, 12390 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.witi.com
   
10/16 - Thursday
AFWA: "Create a Hot Personal Brand"
Speaker: Liz Goodgold, REDfire Branding Expert, Author & Speake
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: SDI Staffing, 3717 Camino del Rio South, Ste #100, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.afwasandiego.org
   
10/16 - Thursday
SDFEI: "Meet the Secret Service"
Speaker: TBA
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Marriott Del Mar Hotel, 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.financialexecutives.org
   
10/16 - Thursday
TiE Southcoast: "RESET: The Global Tilt and Why You Must Rethink the Future of Medical Technology"
Speaker: Thomas M. Loarie, Executive Chairman, eMedonline
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Janssen Research & Development LLC, 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: https://southcoast.tie.org
   
10/17 - Friday
USC Marshall Alumni Association: "Networking Luncheon"
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Del Mar Marriott, Arterra Restaurant, 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.marshall.usc.edu
   
10/17 - Friday
IIA: "Student Night - A Day in the Life of an Auditor"
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: University of San Diego, 5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: https://chapters.theiia.org
   
10/18 - Saturday
TiE Southcoast: "7th Annual Festival of Lights - Diwali Celebrations"
Time: 3:30 pm
Location: Balboa Park, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: https://southcoast.tie.org
   
10/21 - 10/23 - Tuesday - Thursday
CommNexus: "Digital Marketing Strategies Summit‏ "
Speaker: Click Here for Event Agenda
Location: The Westin, 400 West Broadway, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://digitalmarketingstrategiessummit.com
   
10/21 - Tuesday
ACG: "Have Your Cake & Eat It Too: Achieving Liquidity While Retaining Control"
Speaker: TBA
Time: 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: Marriott Del Mar, 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.acg.org
   
10/21 - Tuesday
The Boardroom: "Identifying Employment Objectives"
Speaker: Nancy Eckert
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: LC-3, Life Center, La Jolla Presbyterian Church
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.theboardroomsandiego.org
   
10/21 - Tuesday
Janssen Labs : "Excited About Your Story: Tell it like a TED Pro"
Speaker: John Bates, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Speaking Success & Business Coaching
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Janssen Labs, 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.janssenlabs.com
   
10/21 - Tuesday
SDDMA: "Market Segmentation for Fun & Profit"
Speaker: Kirsty Nunez, Q2 Insights
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: UCSD Extension, 6256 Greenwich Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://sddma.org
   
10/21 - Tuesday
UCSD: "The Recruit @ Rady Career & Internship Fair"
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: The Village, 15th Floor, UC San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://rady.ucsd.edu
   
10/21 - Tuesday
SDWIF: "Cyber Attacks"
Moderator: Ellen R Hoffman, Co-Founder, San Diego Women in Finance
Speakers: Eric Basu, President and CEO, Sentek Global
Kristina M. Hess, Partner, Lockton Insurance Brokers
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: La Jolla Commons, 1st Floor Conference Room, 4747 Executive Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://sdwif.wordpress.com
   
10/22 - Wednesday
Accountants in Transition: "Hosted by Tom Lindenmeyer, VP and General Manager for Thompson Interim Professionals"
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
RSVP: Click Here to RSVP by 10/17
Website: http://thompsonsearch.com
   
10/22 - Wednesday
BIOCOM: "The Science of Molecular Diagnostics "
Speaker: Click Here for Event Agenda
Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Alexandria's Campus Pointe, 10300 Campus Pointe Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.biocom.org
   
10/22 - Wednesday
San Diego Magazine: "Latinos Making a Difference Awards"
Time: 6:00 pm - 8;30 pm
Location: University Club atop Symphony Towers, 750 B Street #3400, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.sandiegomagazine.com
   
10/23 - Thursday
CFA: "Adjusting Retirement Institutions for Longer Life Expectancies"
Speaker: John Shoven, Charles R. Schwab; Professor of Economics, Stanford
Time: 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Location: UC San Diego-Faculty Club, 9500 Gilman Drive #0121, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.cfasociety.org
   
10/23 - Thursday
BIOCOM: "Diagnostics Development Primer"
Speaker: Click Here for Event Agenda
Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Alexandria's Campus Pointe, 10300 Campus Pointe Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Clic Here
Website: www.biocom.org
   
10/23 - Thursday
Scripps Institution of Oceanography: "Behind-the-Scenes at Scripps: Solving the Dry Planet Mystery"
Time: 5:30 pm -8:00 pm
Location: Martin Johnson House, Scripps Oceanography, 8840 Biological Grade, La Jolla
RSVP: Click Here
Website: https://scripps.ucsd.edu
   
10/23 - Thursday
NanoTecNexus: "Science of Beer"
Speakers: Chris White, Ph.D, Founder, President and CEO, White Labs
Neva Parker, Head of Laboratory Operations, White Labs
Kris Ketcham, Liberty Station Brewing Manager, Stone Brewing Co.
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Stone Brewing - Liberty Station, 2816 Historic Decatur Road #116, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://nanotecnexus.org
   
10/24 - Friday
Executives in Transition: "Hosted by Judy Thompson of Thompson Search (for executives cross functionally and cross industries at the $150K+ level)"
Time: 2 Sessions
8:00 am - 10:00 am
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Location: Click Here to RSVP by 10/17
RSVP: RSVPs limited to 25 per session
Website: http://thompsonsearch.com
   
10/28 - Tuesday
The Boardroom: "How to Package & Sell Your Expertise"
Speaker: Jon Block, Entrepreneur
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: LC-3, Life Center, La Jolla Presbyterian Church
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.theboardroomsandiego.org
   
10/28 - Tuesday
Athena: "Managing your Energy "
Speakers: Christy Cassisa, Director of WorkLife Integration Programs, UCSD Center for Mindfulness
Sabrina Johnson, COO/CFO, WomanCare Global
Cathy Young, Senior Director, Internal Audit, Lyt
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Towers Watson, 10955 Vista Sorrento Pkwy. #300, San Diego,
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://athenasd.org
   
10/29 - Wednesday
CONNECT: "Connect with CONNECT: Cross-Border Innovation"
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, 12790 El Camino Real #100, San Diego,
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://connect.org
   
10/30 - Thursday
CONNECT: "Building & Sustaining Sales Success"
Speaker: Robert Swette, Managing Partner, Sales Growth Associates, LLC, Center for Sandler Sales Training and Consulting
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: UCSD Extension, 6256 Greenwich Dr., San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://connect.org
   
10/30 - Thursday
SDVG: "Life Science & Innovation"
Speakers: Dan Bradbury, Illumina Inc.
Greg Lucier, Sanford Burnham Research Institute
Carol Gallagher, Frazier Healthcare
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Janssen Labs, 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.sdvg.org
   
November 2014
11/3 - Monday
BIOCOM: "Data & Communications Beer Tasting"
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Green Flash Brewing Co., 6550 Mira Mesa Blvd., San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://biocom.org
   
11/4 - Tuesday
HBS Club of San Diego: "CEO Forum Series"
Speaker: Cindy Marten, San Diego Unified School District
Time: 7:00 am - 8;30 am
Location: Fish & Richardson Law Center, 12390 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.hbssandiego.org
   
11/4 - Tuesday
The Boardroom: "Build Confidence for Your Next Interview"
Speaker: Laura Diaz
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: LC-3, Life Center, La Jolla Presbyterian Church
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.theboardroomsandiego.org
   
11/4 - Tuesday
Tech Coast Angels: "An In-Depth Look at Term Sheets"
Speaker: Bill Payne, Active Angel Investor, Board Member, Advisor to Entrepreneurs
Time: 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Office of Knobbe Martens, 12790 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.techcoastangels.com
   
11/5 - Wednesday
CONNECT: "FrameWorks Workshop: Mergers & Acquisitions"
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: TBA
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://connect.org
   
11/5 - Wednesday
SDBJ: " 2014 Women Who Mean Business Awards"
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Town and Country Resort & Convention Center, 500 N. Hotel Circle Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.sdbj.com
   
11/6 - Thursday
BIOCOM: "Accounting and Finance Best Practices for Life Science Companies"
Speakers: Jason Kruger, President, Signature Analytics
Ryan Selhorn, Vice President of Operations, Signature Analytics
Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Location: Biocom Boardroom, 9393 Towne Centre Drive Suite 200, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: https://biocom.org
   
11/6 - Thursday
Janssen Labs : "From the Trenches: Are you ready to IPO?"
Speakers: Carin Canale-Theakston, President and Founder, Canale Communications Inc.
Cheston Larson, Partner, Latham & Watkins
John Schmid, Chief Financial Officer , Auspex Pharmaceuticals
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Janssen Labs, 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.janssenlabs.com
   
11/6 - Thursday
BEC: "Monthly Meeting"
Speaker: Steve Cox, CEO, TakeLessons.com
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: La Jolla Marriott, 4240 La Jolla Village Drive, La Jolla
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://businessexecutives.org
   
11/10 - Monday
BEC: "Golf Tournament "
Time: TBA
Location: Lomas Santa Fe Country Club, 1505 Lomas Santa Fe Dr, Solana Beach
RSVP: TBA
Website: http://businessexecutives.org
   
11/11 - 11/12 - Tuesday - Wednesday
SACC: "Green Connections 2014"
Speaker: Click Here for Event Agenda
Location: Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.sacc-sandiego.org
   
11/11 - Tuesday
eWomen Network: "Don’t Let the Pool Go Green: The Reality of Work/Life Balance and What it Really Takes to Thrive"
Speaker: Chris Atley, Award winning coach and author
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Morgan Run Club and Resort, 5690 Cancha de Golf, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.ewomennetwork.com
   
11/12 - Wednesday
IMA: "Controller's Council"
Speaker: TBA
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Location: CBIZ / MHM Training Room CBIZ Offices, 10616 Scripps Summit Court, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.imasd.org
   
11/14 - Friday
Accountants in Transition: "Hosted by Tom Lindenmeyer, VP and General Manager for Thompson Interim Professionals"
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
RSVP: Click Here to RSVP by 11/10
Website: http://thompsonsearch.com
   
11/14 - Friday
USC Marshall Alumni Association: "Networking Luncheon"
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: The University Club Symphony Towers, 750 B Street Suite 3400, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.marshall.usc.edu
   
11/14 - Friday
NAWBO: "Differentiate As A Women Business Owner! Develop Your Personal Brand and Increase Your Business Success"
Speaker: Katy Goshtasbi
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Brandman University, 7460 Mission Valley Road, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.nawbo-sd.org
   
11/14 - Friday
San Diego Chamber of Commerce: "Tribute Gala"
Speaker: Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Hotel del Coronado - Ocean View Ballroom, 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://sdchamber.org
   
11/18 - Tuesday
ACG: "Massive Innovation, Disruption and Consolidation in Healthcare Technology: What Will the Future Hold?"
Speaker: TBA
Time: 7:00 am- 9:00 am
Location: Marriott Del Mar, 11966 El Camino Real, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.acg.org
   
11/18 - Tuesday
CDF: "How He Sees What the Market Misses"
Speaker: Herb Greenberg, ACE Detective
Time: 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: Hyatt Regency La Jolla, 3777 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.directorsforum.com
   
11/18 - Tuesday
SDDMA: "How to Build a Holistic Revenue Culture"
Speaker: Andreas Schenck, Principal, RevCult
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: UCSD Extension, 6256 Greenwich Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://sddma.org
   
11/18 - Tuesday
BIOCOM: "Facilities Texas Hold'em Tournament"
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Green Acre at Campus Pointe, 10300 Campus Point Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://biocom.org
   
11/18 - Tuesday
San Diego Chamber of Commerce: " Legislative Lounge"
Speaker: Mayor Kevin Faulconer
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Hard Rock Hotel San Diego, 207 5th Avenue, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://sdchamber.org
   
11/18 - Tuesday
IMA: "San Diego Economic Summit"
Moderator: Dr. Brian Simpson, Professor of Economics, National University
Speakers: Kelly Cunningham, Economist, National University Institute for Policy Research
Alan Gin, Associate Professor of Economics, University of San Diego
Alan Nevin, Director of Economic and Market Research, Xpera Group
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: National University Sanford Education Center, 11355 Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.imasd.org
   
11/19 - Wednesday
NAWBO: "Work on Purpose "
Speaker: Sheri Nasim
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: Council for Supplier Diversity, 10679 Westview Parkway, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.nawbo-sd.org
   
11/19 - Wednesday
ASTD: "PEAK Awards:Best Practices from San Diego Companies "
Time: 11:00 am -1:00 pm
Location: Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Circle Norht, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.astdsandiego.org
   
11/19 - Wednesday
BIOCOM: "Biocom Golf Network- Annual Dinner Kick"
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Maderas Golf Club, 17750 Old Coach Road, Poway
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.biocom.org
   
11/20 - Thursday
Janssen Labs: "The Road to the Biologic IND: Best Practices When Filing Biologic Investigational New Drug Applications"
Speaker: Click Here for Event Agenda
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Janssen Labs, 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.janssenlabs.com
   
11/20 - Thursday
BIOCOM: "Annual Dinner: Making Waves"
Time: 4:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Location: Hyatt Regency La Jolla, 3777 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: http://biocom.org
   
11/20 - Thursday
2020 Women on Boards: "The 2014 National Conversation on Board Diversity"
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: AMN Healthcare Inc., 12400 High Bluff Dr #100, San Diego
RSVP: Click Here
Website: www.2020wob.com
   
11/21 - Friday
Executives in Transition: "Hosted by Judy Thompson of Thompson Search (for executives cross functionally and cross industries at the $150K+ level)"
Time: 2 Sessions
8:00 am - 10:00 am
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Location: Click Here to RSVP by 11/14
RSVP: RSVPs limited to 25 per session
Website: http://thompsonsearch.com
   
 

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