About Us

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Diamond Business Association is to foster economic prosperity by advocating for and promoting the growth of businesses in the Diamond District.
 

Who We Are

The Diamond Business Association, Inc., dba Southeastern Diamond Business District (SDBD) is a 501(c)6 nonprofit business organization founded by local entrepreneurs interested in improving the physical conditions of the business district and their impact on the local businesses.
 

Board of Directors

Marco Ortiz

President
Farmers Insurance
5275 Market Street, Suite 24D
San Diego, CA 92114
(619) 264-6444

 

Karla Ruiz.

Karla Ruiz

Vice President
Bilingual Mobile Notaries
5003 Imperial Avenue, Ste. 114A
San Diego, CA 92113
619-366-0352

 
Carlos-Vasquez

Carlos Vasquez

Secretary
Civic San Diego (Associate Member)
401 B Street, Fourth Floor
San Diego, CA 92101
619-235-2200

 

Denise Sanchez

Treasurer
Taxes for Less San Diego
2005 Highland Ave., Suite 1
National City, CA 91950
619-994-9766

 

Marc S. Ritchey

Board Member
Big Cuts Barber Salon
1736 Euclid Ave.
San Diego, CA 92105
619-527-7117

 

hugh-muhammad

Hugh Muhammad

Board Member
RBW Security
6601 Imperial Avenue
San Diego, CA 92113
619-255-7626

 

Christopher Machado

Board Member
US Bank
5011 Federal Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92105
619-255-5700

 

Nancy Juarez

Board Member
La Fresheria
4687 Logan Ave.
San Diego, CA 92113
619-458-9303

 

STAFF

Kathy Beas

Small Business Technical Assistance Manager
5003 Imperial Avenue, Ste. 114A
San Diego, CA 92113
Email: KathyBeas@sdbd.org

 

VOLUNTEERS

Michelle Harris Price

Entrepreneur Ecosystem Architect
Email: Mharrisprice@gmail.com

 

 

Linda Cherry

Board Notetaker for Minutes