Laguna Beach Business Club (LBBC)

We are a diverse group of highly respected business professionals who work or live in the community.

We meet once a month for casual, ocean-view breakfast meetings with timely presentations by engaging speakers in-the-know.

You are invited to join us for breakfast, lively conversation, and the chance to experience our speaker series on the third Thursday of every month (except December) from 7:30am – 9am, Hotel Laguna.

Guest fee of $30 includes buffet breakfast.
Check out some of our speakers to date, and which ones you won’t want to miss, by clicking Events.

To RSVP, click Contact Us.

Click on About LBBC for more on the story behind the club, and Members to connect with the champions who belong.

LBBC Officers for 2015:

David Cler, Optometrist

Vice President:
MK Gustinella, Counseling

Past President:
Richard T. Cirelli, RTC Mortgage Corporation

Pamela Knudsen, Bluebell Foundation for Cats

Jerry Immel
, Pacific Microsystems

Bart Zanbergen, Financial Mangement Network
Nicole Anderson, Anderson Law Group
Diane Reed, Chiropractor
Lonnie Seide, Family Law Attorney
David Taborelli

Rick Cirelli, RCI Mortgages


17 November 2016

Ted Alvarez

John L. Campbell

Nicole Anderson

... will discuss topics valuable to achieving success in your personal and professional lives. ... [cont]

20 October 2016

Dr. Michael Cook

mCookDr. Cook is California Board Licensed to provide diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceutical care including 
glaucoma. He will be speaking about lifestyle, aging and genetics.  Topics will include a review of human anatomy, the second brain, the human microbiome, epigenetics, nutrition, ... [cont]

15 September 2016

John Pietig
Laguna Beach City Manager

John Pietig will address important issues facing the City of Laguna Beach in the upcoming elections including Measure LL, a local funding measure, that would approve a 2% increase in the transient occupancy tax ("TOT") and Measure KK which would rescind the City's existing ban on medical marijuana dispensaries.... [read more]

18 August 2016

Chris Quilter

Chris Quilter first came to Laguna in 1957, when his father got transferred to the Marine Corps base at El Toro. As an adult, he lived in New York City and worked as a wordsmith-for-hire for various corporate clients.

In the early 1990s, he moved back to Laguna where he was known as Charlie Quilter’s brother and the son of Susi Q, which ... [cont]

21 July 2016

Dion Wright - Founder of the Sawdust Fesitival & Artist of Welded Sculpture

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Sawdust Festival, Dion Wright is the founder of the festival and exhibitor of welded sculptures for all 50 years.  Dion will share his story telling and history of the Sawdust Festival. Born the year the Golden Gate Bridge went up and the Hindenburg came down, come listen to Dion spin his tales.

As an artist for 56 years...[cont.]

19 May 2016

Malcom Warner - Executive Director, Laguna Art Museum

Malcolm Warner joined Laguna Art Museum as Executive Director in January 2012. Previously he was Deputy Director at the Kimbell Art Museum...[cont.]

john pietig19 May 2016

John Pietig
City Manager of Laguna Beach

John Pietig is the City Manager of Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce. He will discuss all the current and future City plans, infrastructure projects, and ...[cont.]

21 April 2016

Larry Nokes
President of Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce

Larry Nokes is President of the Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce. He has been an advocate for business in Laguna Beach serving on committees and consulting for the City of Laguna Beach regarding legislation governing views and historic properties....[cont.]

17 March 2016

Paul Freeman
Former Mayor of Laguna Beach

Paul Freeman is a consultant, speaker, author and former mayor of Laguna Beach, California. He has worked on Capitol Hill and presidential campaigns; with Nobel laureates, land owners, museums and universities; for entrepreneurs...[cont.]

18 February 2016

Dr. Douglas Harrington
"What Age is the Heart?"

Dr. Douglas Harrington has over 25 years of experience in the research, development, commercialization, and expansion of innovative healthcare technology and services. Dr. Harrington was a member of one of the first heart transplant teams led by Dr. Jack Copeland from Stanford University. He co-founded one of the first clinical molecular biology laboratories ...[cont.]

21 January 2016
Dr. Wendy Marshall,
Directer of Education and Public Programs


Dr. Wendy Marshall brings more than 17 years’ experience in the education realm and spearheads the educational programming at ExplorOcean. She has carefully crafted
rock-solid educational curriculum that not only helps students learn to think critically and problem solve, but is also in line with California Standard science principles, grounded in science, technology, engineering, and ...[cont.]






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