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Join us on the Business Walk

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We need your participation! On Thursday, February 16th the City of San Diego’s Economic Development Department is holding a Business Walk in the Hillcrest neighborhood and the Hillcrest Business Association is partnering with them. It will be from 2-5pm and local business leaders, government representatives, and volunteers will visit and survey business owners with […] Read more »

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Shop Hillcrest for the Holidays

Shop Hillcrest for the Holidays is back this year and it’s time to get involved!   How does this work? Step 1: Businesses sign up. Step 2: Businesses receive promotional materials. Step 3: Businesses give each customer a raffle ticket with each purchase for a chance to win. Step 4: The winning customer is […] Read more »

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Help is on the way

Homelessness is a difficult challenge for many urban neighborhoods including Hillcrest. Homeless people act in anti-social ways and drive away your customers. Homeless people are drawn to Hillcrest because of the proximity of the neighborhood to Balboa Park, the local hospitals and the generous nature of the neighborhood. As a business owner, the last […] Read more »

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Re-Imagine Normal Street

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Hillcrest is re-imagining Normal Street with four days of free family fun starting Thursday May 12th and ending with the Hillcrest Farmers Market on Sunday May 15th. We will be transforming Normal Street into a car free public space and opening up the street to pedestrians and cyclists. The event will kick off on […] Read more »

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California Mainstreet Conference

Making the Most of Word-of-Mouth-Marketing Last week the HBA gave a presentation at the California Main Street Conference. We spoke about all the great ways you can grow your reach by utilizing Word-of-Mouth-Marketing. Check out our presentation by clicking on the link below. Word of Mouth Marketing presentation

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