Palm Springs Has All the Shopping You Could Want

Since it is the Holiday Season, I thought I would tell my readers about the wonderful shopping areas that Palm Springs Offers. As one of the only real “downtown” areas in the valley, Palm Springs offers over 400 specialty shops and restaurants all within walking distance of the center of the downtown area. Additionally, if […]

A Palm Springs Marketing Tool That Really Works!

As a small business, I know the importance of marketing and public relations.  I am very adept at putting together email blasts to targeted audiences and press releases that get the media involved.  I am always looking for ways to help my clients reach the broadest group of consumers so that they can get their […]

A Palm Springs Valley Well Kept Secret

Since I left the Chamber in June, I have been looking for opportunities to use my marketing skills to help myself as well as local businesses.   I talked about the American Saver Klub program and what a boost it would be for the businesses that sign up.  As of this blog, I am pleased to […]

American Saver Klub - As a Palm Springs Valley Business, You Should be Part of This!

In my last blog, I wrote about American Saver Klub and what a value it is for both businesses and consumers.  I thought it would create a buzz in Palm Springs and businesses would be flocking to get on the band wagon.  Well, it hasn’t turned out that way.  I have had very few businesses […]

Palm Springs Valley Businesses - American Saver Klub - A.S.K.

Recently, I came across a novel way to help local business while also giving local consumers a break.  The American Saver Klub or A.S.K. is a great way to get discounts at merchants all over the Coachella Valley.  The premise is simple and easily affordable by both businesses and residents. 

Here is how it works.  The […]

MainStreetChamber - A New Way To Network for Palm Springs Businesses

For the last few weeks, I have been writing about some of the programs offered by the City of Palm Springs.  These programs are designed to help both existing and new businesses improve their bottom line in Palm Springs.

As I searched for other opportunities to help business in Palm Springs, it occurred to me that […]

City of Palm Springs Retail Lease Incentive Program

In my last post, I mentioned that I was no longer with the Palm Springs Chamber and that I wanted to change the flow of my blogs to help businesses within Palm Springs and those thinking of relocating to our beautiful city. I received some good feedback from readers and a strong positive affirmation that […]

City of Palm Springs Facade Improvement Program

Last week, after 4 years as the CEO of the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce, the current Board of Directors and I decided to part ways.  The reasons were varied but it came down to the fact that the vision I had for the Chamber’s role in the Business community was dramatically different from the vision […]

Palm Springs Restaurant Week

The Greater Palm Springs area will be celebrating 10 days of delicious dining from Friday, June 4th to Sunday, June 13th. The second year in a row, Restaurant Week is a culinary celebration featuring restaurants from the entire Valley from Palm Springs to Indio!

The Tropicale

Participating restaurants are offering a three-course menu at the fixed […]

Joshua Tree National Park, A Natural Beauty Near Palm Springs

A couple of weeks ago, I had the fortunate opportunity to visit Joshua Tree National Park.  The tour I participated in was called the Superintendent’s Tour and I was simply amazed.  I had no idea that we had such a beautiful park in our backyard and I would encourage everyone to make time on your […]