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Boom Time: New UE Office Leads the Way in Union Tribune Article on Commercial Real Estate in 2016

A recent San Diego Union Tribune article on commercial real estate posed the question, “Headed for boom times?” in 2016. With tons of momentum and many reasons for optimism this year, it has Underground Elephant’s new creative office leading the way. An excerpt from the article is included below. Commercial real estate in San Diego County saw some lower vacancy […]

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Congressional App Challenge: Scott Peters and Underground Elephant Team Up to Support Tech in San Diego High Schools

In conjunction with the Office of Congressman Scott Peters, Underground Elephant is excited to announce that it will be a judge in the second annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition, referred to as the “Congressional App Challenge.” For decades, whether we acknowledge it or not, San Diego has been transforming the world. Think about […]

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Make Change Count: UE Employees Fundraise For Downtown San Diego Partnership Campaign

At the end of December, UE employees reached into their pockets and took to the streets to raise money to help end homelessness in San Diego, with funds going directly to the Downtown San Diego Partnership’s Make Change Count campaign.  As part of the UE Forum Program to support our local community, 10-person teams of […]

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VP of Culture, Stacy Mendes: 3 Tips for Sustaining a Positive Vibe In Your Company

Originally featured in San Diego Magazine‘s inaugural Hatch publication focusing on locally-born innovation. If you are looking for ways to boost employee engagement at your company, here is what Stacy Mendes, our VP of Culture, had to say about effective approaches to maintaining a vibrant, progressive culture at Underground Elephant. ACMs: Our twice-monthly all-company meetings rally […]

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$0 to $100 Million: San Diego Magazine’s Article on the Rise of Underground Elephant

As San Diego Magazine put it, the $0 to $100 Million article about Underground Elephant is “a look at the strides, stumbles, and pivots in the rise of San Diego’s largest self-funded marketing company.” The piece is available in the magazine’s January 2016 print edition, which also features the inaugural publication of Hatch, focusing on “the big ideas and innovation born in […]

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UE Employees Donate 700 Pounds of Clothing to Monarch School

When students’ families visited the Monarch School yesterday for free cold-weather clothing, they found an extra 730 pounds of items to choose from for the Holidays, all thanks to donations from our employees and an ongoing commitment to a progressive, community-centric culture embodied by the UE Forum Program. For the last several weeks, Underground Elephant employees brought in bags and boxes […]

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UE CEO Jason Kulpa Featured Among San Diego’s Faces of Success

This week the San Diego Business Journal recognized Underground Elephant’s Founder and CEO, Jason Kulpa, in its special report, “2015: The Faces of Success.” The article highlights the men and women shaping our region’s future. As the Journal puts it, these are the individuals within the San Diego business community that “closed billion-dollar deals or steered a steady […]

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UE Delivers Christmas Gifts to Fourth Graders at Monarch School

For weeks we collected gifts under the UE Christmas tree, purchased by our employees and destined for an amazing fourth grade class at San Diego’s Monarch School. We used a giving tree with a list of 24 students’ names and three gifts each, allowing employees to pick what to buy. Delivering the gifts to the class and seeing the […]

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UE’s Feeding America San Diego Initiative Provides 5,720 Meals to Families in Need This Holiday Season

As part of its community volunteerism program, Underground Elephant donated 2,131 pounds of food to the Feeding America San Diego Distribution Center on December 09, 2015, providing 1,800 meals to families in San Diego County that face hunger this Holiday Season. While at the distribution center, Underground Elephant volunteers also packed 560 BackPack bags, with each bag […]

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UE Takes Over Petco Park for Bill Walton Basketball Festival

UE was honored to be a part of the Bill Walton Basketball Festival at Downtown San Diego’s Petco Park. Not only was it a unique opportunity for the team to play basketball at an amazing venue, it was also a chance to support a weeklong initiative across the community to increase interest in the game […]

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