A 13,000 square foot, newly remodeled restaurant and nightclub with 200 seats in San Diego’s popular Gaslamp District. The club featured two dance floors and a block-long outdoor heated deck. The club has since been incorporated into the new Hard Rock Hotel.

Project Description

Douglas Wilson Companies (DWC) was hired to oversee the operations and cash flow of the Tantra Sutra nightclub. The assignment peaked when the club was selected as one of the official NFL host venues for Super Bowl XXXVII, which was held in San Diego in January 2003.

Scope of Work

The responsibilities for the project included overseeing the club’s operations, monitoring the doors and collection of cover charges, monitoring the ringing of sales, customer payments, bottle service & VIP payments, collecting receipts throughout the night, reviewing the reconciliation of nightly cash, and preparing and making daily deposits. In addition, all vendor orders and payments were reviewed and approved prior to the expense being incurred or subsequent payment being made.

Project Resolution

The club was sold and the Receiver was discharged.

Project Name

Tantra Sutra


Superior Court of the State of California, San Diego County


San Diego, CA

Service Provided

    Douglas Wilson Companies was founded in 1989 to provide a wide range of specialized business, workout, and real estate services to law firms, state and federal courts, corporations, partnerships, pension funds, REITs, financial institutions, and property owners throughout the United States.


    1620 Fifth Avenue
    Suite 400
    San Diego, California 92101


    (619) 641-1141