Posts By: Reena Brilliot

San Jose’s “coolness factor” is raised – the opening of Midtown Arts Mercantile

September 16, 2016 by Reena Brilliot | Blog

Last night we celebrated the grand opening of The Midtown Arts Mercantile project.  The 40,000 square foot building at 430 Lincoln Avenue has a 98-year history deeply rooted in the canning and agricultural history of San Jose. Mayor Sam Liccardo presided, and was enthu…

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Sun Basket—The Newest Addition to San Jose’s On-Demand Economy Creates Jobs

June 14, 2016 by Reena Brilliot | Blog

E-commerce business have emerged to bring you meals any way you want them—whether it’s your weekly groceries, meal kits you prepare, meals made for you by community chefs, or your favorite restaurant dishes. You can get them all delivered to your doorstep with some …

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Put Your Money Where Your Pedal Is!

May 12, 2016 by Reena Brilliot | Blog

May is here and there is no better time to fix that flat and pull your bike out of the garage. While we may think of biking for exercise or even commuting, it may not occur to us to get on our bikes to do our errands. These days, with our speedy thumbs and smart... Continue Reading


Making a Splash in 2016—San Jose’s Year for Beer & Craft Drinks

March 30, 2016 by Reena Brilliot | Blog

2016 is on its way to be a big year for beer and other craft drinks in San Jose, and their presence will not be pint sized. It’s no secret that microbreweries are growing in number across the country, taking a sizable share of the market traditionally held by large mu…

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