From: Beth Divine [ ]
Sent: Monday, June 08, 2009 10:12 AM
To: Beth Divine
Subject: BR Press Update


From: Sasha Itzikman [ ]
Sent: Thursday, May 28, 2009 6:54 PM
To: Sasha Itzikman
Subject: BR Press

Much to report as detailed below:


·         Attached please find coverage of Borrego Ranch Resort & Spa as it appears in the Winter 2009 issue of Estates West. The circulation for Estates West is 75,000 and the magazine features articles on luxury resorts and high-end real estate throughout the west.


·       Attached is a copy of and below is a link to, coverage featured online at in their “New & Noteworthy” section.  For over 30 years, Robb Report magazine has served as the definitive authority on connoisseurship for ultra-affluent consumers. Robb Report not only showcases the products and services available from the most prestigious luxury brands around the globe, but it also provides its sophisticated readership with detailed insight into a range of these subjects, which include sports and luxury automobiles, yachts, real estate, travel, private aircraft, fashion, fine jewelry and watches, art, wine, state-of-the-art home electronics and much more.  The site attracts more than 20,000 unique visitors every month.  


·       Attached is a copy of and below is a link to, coverage featured on appears below.  The reporter lists Borrego Springs as one of her favorite spots in San Diego with a quick nod to the resort (and no URL.) The site attracts 20,218 unique visitors every month.

../Borrego Ranch/BR 5-13-09.pdf


·       Attached please find coverage from the May issue of 805 Living.  The circulation for 805 Living is 25,459.  This publication is the go-to-guide for living the good life in the 805 area code and combines the quality and style of a high end national publication with locally focused editorial that highlights the vibrant communities of Western Los Angeles and Eastern Ventura and Santa Barbara counties; offering information on lifestyle, home design, travel, style, entertainment, health, recreation, shopping, dining, food, wine and spirits.


·       Attached is a copy of and below is a link to, a VERY generous, extensive piece featured on  This site was founded in 1996 and was acquired in March 2005 by the New York Times Company.  It is recognized as a top 15 content site and one of the largest producers of original content on the Web.  This online community assembles hundreds of helpful experts eager to share their knowledge with visitors.  Over 38 million unique visitors travel the site every month in search of information on everything from health care and parenting matters, to advise on travel, cooking, technology, hobbies and more!

../Borrego Ranch/BR 5-26-09.pdf


·       Attached is coverage featured in Global Traveler and below is site link promoting our packages.  The circulation for Global Traveler is 107,140 and the publication is written for executive business travelers and focuses on the business and lifestyle interests of this exclusive and difficult-to-reach demographic. Editorial coverage includes in-depth reports and common-sense advise on domestic and international travel.


·       Attached is a copy of and below is a link to, coverage from Tails Pet Media Group.  This publication prints over 675,000 issues, 11 times a year with circulation in 14 cities, and a readership of over 1.5 million. This  free magazine may be found at over 10,000 locations including pet-related businesses, veterinary offices, grocery stores, health clubs, book stores, coffee shops, restaurants, libraries, park districts, and other mainstream locations. The website is trafficked by 10,000 unique visitors per month.

../Borrego Ranch/BR Tails Pet Media Group Online May 2009.pdf


·       Attached is a copy of coverage from on May 16, 2009.  Though the piece is not particularly well written, it is very complementary and the reporter raves about the food and activities at Borrego Ranch, and includes numerous images and a video of her participation in Walk-the-Walk.  Fit Tip Daily is a health and fitness blog frequented by more than 3,178 unique visitors per month.


That’s it for now.  More to come! 


Sasha Itzikman


Senior Vice President

Borrego Ranch Resort & Spa

3845 Yaqui Pass Road

Borrego Springs, CA  92004

p. 760-767-2801