All posts by Kikki Avila

Succeed With Visual Marketing

Thursday, August 2nd, The Soaring Eagles Invite Members and Guests to a seminar:

Succeed With Visual Marketing, Presented by David Zumaya, Founder of My San Diego North County & Visual Marketing Advocate

If you are a business professional or business owner, can online marketing make a difference for you? David will present strategies on how to incorporate visual marketing with your social media and website to have business success!

David is the founder of My San Diego North County which is a new online platform combining social media and web to promote all that is North County. There are over 8,000 followers on social media. The new website will bring together an extensive North County (Del Mar to Poway and North) community calendar, business directory, winery & brewery showcase, video interviews, podcast, “Best of North County”, and much more.

David has worked with local Chamber of Commerce from Escondido, San Marcos, and Oceanside. He currently serves as Board Member for the San Diego County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and is a member and Ambassador of several North County Chambers. David has taught college business classes at Southwestern College and received Escondido City Business Community Member of the Year Award.

David left his banking career to be a stay home dad of four beautiful daughters for the past 15 years. During this time he worked as a commercial photographer before returning to complete his Masters Degree in Internet Marketing.

David served on the board of the Escondido Education Foundation and continues to volunteer with the community with the American Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Association, North County Philanthropic Council and many more non-profits.

When:  Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
Where: The Old Spaghetti Factory
111 N. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
San Marcos, CA 92069

Members: $23
Guests: $28

For More Information Contact: Sue Punian @760-822-2242 or

Networking:    5:45PM
Dinner:           6:30PM
Program:        7:00 PM – 8:15PM
Pay online:     Click Here

The Mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.


Why We Dread Feedback and How To Make It More Effective

Thursday, May 3rd , The Soaring Eagles Invite Members and Guests to a Guided Workshop:

Why We Dread Feedback and How To Make It More Effective

Research Shows that feedback is a vital part of career growth and development, yet many people have a negative connotation regarding giving and receiving feedback.  In this interactive workshop, our presenters will guide us through a developmental feedback workshop offering science-based models we can use when engaging in conversations with others.

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The ABC’s of ABWA Membership

Join the Soaring Eagles, Thursday, April 5th and discover what an ABWA membership can do for you, personally and professionally.

ABWA – Behind the Brand

Whether you are a current member or considering adding ABWA to your network, this program will highlight the many benefits of ABWA membership. Our board will share new initiatives from the national organization highlighted in ABWA’s latest Achieve newsletter and national webinars. From education to business success strategies, ABWA has a wealth of valuable tools for YOU!

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A Social Security Workshop for Women: What You Need to Know NOW!

Join us Thursday, March 1st for dinner, networking and our guest speaker, Yolanda York.

Social Security Public Affairs Director

Social Security 101:  Everything you wanted to know.

  • When are you eligible to receive retirement benefits?
  • How does early retirement affect your benefits?
  • Do you qualify for disability, survivors, and spouse benefits?
  • How do you get the most from your benefit?
  • What is the future of Social Security?
  • When should you file for Medicare?
  • Learn how to use my Social Security online account and other online services.
  • Q & A

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Increasing Your Self-worth to Increase Your Net-worth

Join us Thursday, Feb. 1st for dinner, networking and our guest speaker, Terese Santos.

Increasing Your Self-worth to Increase Your Net-worth

Terese has mentored thousands of women in her business to develop their confidence, courage and charisma.  After decades of being a highly successful business woman, Terese shares success rituals and strategies designed to teach what she believes to be one of the most powerful keys: “your self-worth is directly connected to your net-worth.”

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The Art of Successful Networking

Join us Thursday, Jan. 4th for dinner, networking and our guest speaker, John Rodolff.

The Art of Successful Networking 2018

You’re attracted by the announcement “Come network with the area’s top professionals!” and sign up for the event. But do you know what to do—and what not to do—when you get there? And, what is more important, do you know what to do before you get there? Gain a new perspective on what networking is all about and get motivated to make these events more productive.

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