Category Archives: Milestones
We'll be moving to the Marina District of San Francisco in early August!
Having seen over 30 places on walkthoughs, and another 40 more on walk-by's, we found a residence that should work for us: Walking distance to the Presidio, to the restaurant/ shopping districts of Chestnut Street, Union Street and Fillmore Street, and to the Bay and the Marina Green; two bedrooms, two bath, open living area and modern appliances; roofdeck with grill; and a parking spot!
Come visit us where Scott and Bay Streets meet!
Craigslist Listing:"Newly remodeled two bedroom two bath upper unit in two unit building, with a small bay view. New kitchen, and bathrooms, hardwood floors. W/D, fridge, stove, D/W, balcony.… Read the rest
Crystal Joins Mithril Capital Management
Mithril Capital Management is a private venture investment firm focused on growth equity opportunities across the technology sector. Mithril's investment committee is chaired by co-founder and investor, Peter Thiel, the entrepreneur and philanthropist. Mithril's team is led by co-founder and long-time Thiel colleague Ajay Royan. The firm prioritizes long-term relationships with companies holding the greatest potential over those with odds for a quick exit. This design offers portfolio companies a sustained investment partner across their growth life cycle.
Mithril Capital Management Info:
Mithril Capital Management's Press Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Jun 20, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Peter Thiel today announced that Mithril Capital Management (Mithril), a new global tech venture firm based in San Francisco, will begin seeking bold technology entrepreneurs and sponsor the growth of their businesses.… Read the rest
It escaped my attention! On March 9th, 2011 the first tongue-in-cheek "thought" was posted to the Scafverse!
Happy Birthday!… Read the rest
40 Under 40 Awards: The Class of 2011
Honoring high achievers in business and civic affairs
Meet an amazing group of men and women — the 40 Under 40 Class of 2011. They were culled from a field of more than 90 nominations, each one a leader in his or her chosen field.
Selection of these young business and civic leaders who are helping shape the region’s future couldn’t have been done without the dedicated work of SD Metro’s panel of judges. The are: Richard Cloward, a retired Navy captain, owner of Pacific Shore Maps and executive director of Map & Atlas Museum in La Jolla; Gail Stoorza-Gill, member of the board of directors of Voice of San Diego and Security Business Bank, owner of The Right Question LLC and founder of Stoorza Ziegaus and Metzger; Robert Gleason, chief financial officer and general counsel for Evans Hotels and chairman of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority; Adrian Kwiatkowski, vice president of Bartell & Associates; Jack Monger, owner of Monger & Company, a strategic advocacy firm; Cynthia Morgan, partner, Higgs Fletcher & Mack and member of the board of directors of Centre City Development Corp; Mitch Mitchell, senior vice president of Sempra Energy; Ileana Ovalle, senior manager, external affairs, for Cox Communications; and Louise Toro, historic preservationist and owner of Historic San Diego Marketing & Consulting.… Read the rest
The Quaz Q&A: Crystal McKellar
* Welcome to the 21st installment of The Quaz Q&A. This feature—a question-and-answer session with a person from sports/entertainment/politics/whatever—will appear every Thursday on jeffpearlman.com. If you have any suggestions/ideas for people to speak with, hit me up at email@example.com. I’m listening.
Anyone who reads this blog regularly—and especially anyone who has paid attention to the first 20 Quazes—knows I’m all about The Wonder Years. I loved the show as a teen, and now my kids watch it regularly, too. Hence, while I may well reject, say, some wanna-be rocker or the seventh lead on Saved By The Bell, I will never, ever, ever ignore the greatest program in TV history (Need proof?… Read the rest