The South of Market Business Association is a nonprofit organization working to promote South of Market as a vital place to live, work, visit and do business. SOMBA mobilizes businesses, residents, community groups and government to identify priorities, challenges and solutions to maintain a strong and vibrant community. For more information: Contact Form.
SOMA EVENTS AND NEWS
On February 6th, 2014, SFCDMA held its 61st anniversary gala dinner event, at the Concordia-Argonaut Club on Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco. This event was well attended with over 200 attendees from merchant groups all over San Francisco, including a full table on behalf of SomBa. Shooting photos for the evening was SomBa’s very own Laura Kudritzki. Also representing SomBa, were Hoogasian Flowers, Sinow Optometry, and The Mau Law Firm.
Henry Karnilowicz is President of SFCDMA (and SomBa) and was honored by various local politicians. The event was hosted by Emmy Award winning Producer Liam Mayclem, with entertainment from The Rat Pack and an excellent silent auction. Notable speakers and award presenters were Mayor Ed Lee, SFPD Chief Greg Suhr and SFFD Chief Joanne Hayes-White. Many thanks to the Concordia-Argonaut Club staff and to the SFCDMA members who put on such a great event.
SomBa New Year’s Mixer!
SomBa’s Post-Holiday Mixer was held at the exciting AsiaSF! With over a hundred attendees of local businesses, SomBa members and guests, this was a great night. Please join us at our next mixer!
SOMBA would like to present the film “SOMA Past, Present, & Future”, a short film by LiveSOMA and Laura Kudritzki celebrating the rich past, resurgent present and vibrant, promising business of SOMA future.