So-Cal’s Hidden Gem
Beautiful Solana Beach - Situated in a tight-knit coastal community, Solana Beach’s proud residents make it an ideal hub for successful local businesses. Become part of our friendly, easy-going community to watch your business flourish, and your dreams come true.
Anthony's Shoe Repair | Our Featured Business of the Week!
Our Solana Beach Featured Business of the Week!
Anthony’s Shoe Repair opened in San Diego county in 1989, but Anthony’s skills were learned much earlier. He began working at his fathers shoe repair shop, Fred’s Shoe Repair, in Peoria, Illinois at 16 years of age. Anthony’s father, Fred, learned shoe design and repair in Beirut, Lebanon before moving to the United States in 1955. In 1985, Anthony opened his first shop, also named Fred’s Shoe Repair, in Peoria, Illinois. Soon thereafter, Anthony decided to move his craft and business to San Diego, California. Anthony’s Shoe Repair opened its doors in Solana Beach, California in 1989 and expanded to other locations throughout the San Diego area, including Carmel Mountain (opened 1992) and Del Mar (opened 2002). Meanwhile, the family business is still thriving in the Peoria, Illinois.
About Solana Beach Chamber
You want your business to thrive. So do we. That’s why your Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce works hard every day to connect our members, engage our community and prosper together. We actively connect members and the community as a whole to other businesses, visitor and potential residents. We work to engage and connect area business and business people via a variety of networking events and groups. We hold to the truth that people do business with those they know, like and trust. Being a part of the Chamber gives you the chance to build those strategic and supportive relationships. Your Chamber works to provide educational opportunities for member in subject areas of interest to their businesses. We inform and inspire!
We all need fresh ideas and information on resources and best practices to help our businesses succeed in today’s challenging economy. When you join the Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce you gain an energetic partner dedicated to helping you and the community succeed. The Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce builds community through business.
Enriched with a strong sense of community, we host year-round events such as the Fiesta del Sol with live music, great food, artisan booths, and so much more. Beautiful beaches and parks, fine restaurants, charming boutiques, local and international nightlife, intimate theater, 18-hole golf courses, prime surf spots and abundant walking and hiking trails, are just a few samples of the Solana Beach experience. A centrally located transportation hub gets you where you need to go - in our city and surrounding areas. Our excellent schools are among the best in the county and our business environment is healthy and prosperous.
What Can We Do For You?
The Solana Beach Chamber is dedicated to our member's growth and our community's prosperity. We provide the tools for strong economic development by offering our members outstanding services. We invite you to explore our site for information about Solana Beach, our businesses and membership and advertising opportunities. Check back often, as we are constantly updating our site with Chamber and community news and events. Stop by the Chamber office for Solana Beach information, brochures and Chamber merchandise. We know Solana Beach!