Palm Springs style will guide Desert Fashion Plaza redo

Award-winning architects from Arizona have convinced city leaders and a prominent local developer they can bring magnificent change to downtown Palm […]

PALM SPRINGS FOREIGN-TRADE ZONE

The City of Palm Springs offers a great OPPORTUNITY to Save money, defer duties and improve cash flow. Unique among Foreign-Trade Zones, Palm Springs is on the cutting edge in today’s global marketplace. Strategically located in the center of Southern California, it is the ideal location for same day access to […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

The Quality of Life in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley

As I sit by the pool basking in the sun and wondering what others are doing North and East of me, I can’t help but be amazed by the wonderful weather Palm Springs has to offer more than 300 days per year.  With average temperatures in the 80’s and Sun shining down almost every day, […]