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Fun STEM Projects Using Cali BBQ Packaging | San Diego Air & Space Museum

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A fun new sustainability program launched by the San Diego Air & Space Museum is helping to instill STEM lessons in our community using to-go packaging from places like Cali BBQ. “We’re partnering with Cali BBQ to bring opportunities for STEM to our communities,” said Sophie Wasserman, Education Director at the San Diego Air and […]

How This Former D1 Athlete Beat Depression and Changed Lives

Darryll Stinson 2019 NCAA Central Michigan

Darryll Stinson was competing against Draymond Green in 2008 for Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Michigan. In truth, he was competing against himself. Darryl Stinson is a guest on the Digital Hospitality podcast, where the inspirational leader talked with host Shawn Walchef about pulling himself up out of darkness to find a light to […]

Nothing (Not Even a Pandemic) Can Stop The Murph 2020 Challenge

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2020 has been a tough year on all fronts. While all have been affected in some way by the Coronavirus pandemic of 2020 and all the unrest attached — not all have been shaken. Each Memorial Day, the courageous, brave, and fit, come together around the world to partake in The Murph Challenge. Memorial Day 2020 […]

Build a Website Like a Home | Kyle Pflueger of Mithril Media | DH036

Imagine you’re buying a new home. You want a safe space for your family and friends with all the amenities. You’d want that home to be a welcoming representation for all you stand for when others visit. Cali BBQ Media’s web guru Kyle Pflueger builds “homes” for businesses. They just happen to be online. Dubbed […]

The “Low and Slow” History of Cali Comfort BBQ

Cali Comfort BBQ in Spring Valley at Dusk

The San Diego area is where Cali Comfort BBQ owner Shawn Walchef grew up. It’s where Shawn played sports with friends, learned lessons in school, and was taught values by his family. This is the community the restaurant owner still calls home to this day, now with a growing family of his own. As owners/operators […]

Complete The Murph Challenge 2020 | Cali BBQ is an Official Host

Cali Comfort BBQ is an official host of the 2020 Murph Challenge

Cali BBQ is honored to be an Official Host Location for the 2020 Murph Challenge.   The Murph Challenge is an annual fundraiser for the Lt. Michael P. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Foundation. The fundraiser has raised more than $1 million since 2014. The Murph is presented by the Forged clothing brand. You can register online […]

Humans are the Heart of Technology | Qu Beyond POS | DH032

Humans are the Heart of Technology episode of Digital Hospitality podcast

Your cellphone: the portal to people, information, and food. Amidst the COVID-19 crisis, cellphones have become the go-to place for to-go orders due to social distancing. Ordering online is not just the now, it’s the future. The team of innovators at Qu Beyond POS are reimagining point of sale technology. They know digital dining as […]

Sunrise Gratitude and Coronavirus | NBC San Diego Features Cali BBQ

Shawn Walchef at Cali BBQ NBC7 News

Sharing your sobriety story on television as an alcohol salesman is not easy. But it’s still important to share in order to help others. Thanks to Catherine Garcia from NBC 7 San Diego for the May 2020 news segment on Cali BBQ. You can watch the entire video on our Cali BBQ Media YouTube channel. […]

Saving Small Business Spotlight on CBS News 8

CBS 8 Saving Small Business Shawn Walchef Cali BBQ

Cali BBQ was featured live during the Saving Small Business segment on CBS News 8 in May 2020. Cali BBQ owner/operator Shawn Walchef talked on the San Diego CBS news broadcast with Eric Kahnert about the difficulties and triumphs that have come to the family restaurant in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Walchefs […]

The Real Lisa Ann | Social Media is the Dating App of Life | DH030

Lisa Ann Interview on Digital Hospitality podcast in 2020

Lisa Ann is a self-made star, who triumphed by investing in herself and her future. And her amazing story is still being written. The Fantasy Sports expert and entertainer is by all accounts, and most modern metrics, the G.O.A.T. of the adult film industry. Ironically enough, when Lisa Ann’s adult business career began, most accounts […]