J. Craig Venter has retired as chairman of the Synthetic Genomics board, according to a company news release.
DJO Global, which grew from a garage startup to become one of North County’s largest private employers, is laying off 187 local employees and relocating its headquarters to Texas.
For the past five years Mission Valley has been the hottest submarket in San Diego County for office space, racking up 683 deals.
ECONOMY: City-Funded Program Aims for More Diversity, Opportunity
The second floor of the Joe and Vi Jacobs Center in southeast San Diego feels familiar and anodyne, like a place you’d go to get help with your taxes or attend a Toastmasters meeting.
General Dynamics NASSCO said it plans to lay off part of its workforce because of a flooding incident in a dry dock in mid-July.
Company tests clients' cybersecurity software to determine if and how hackers could penetrate.
Sales and marketing enablement company says its platform played a role in 11 million of sales interactions in the first six months of the year.
MEDICINE: National Picture Expecting 4% to 5% Growth
Four major medical device companies based in San Diego recently delivered strong quarterly results, lifting their stocks and growth outlooks.
DEFENSE: 3 Cos. Coming Together Will Handle Variety of Roles
“Bob, 51 & Brian, 49, will start a company to support Big Safari and make things happen, with planning starting in 2007 and operations in 2008.”
Ferhat Ay with the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology was awarded a $2.24 million grant to for research into genetic variation and disease risk.
Nancy Jamison says her decision to retire from the role of president and CEO of San Diego Grantmakers at the end of 2018 emanates from her desire for a schedule with a different pace and the realization that it is time for someone else to take a turn with a great organization.
TECH: Co. Creates Platform to Facilitate and Follow In-Store Transactions
As much as companies assert their uniquenesses, some users see little difference between using Uber or Lyft to hail a ride via smartphone or Livingsocial instead of Groupon for local deals.
Nick Bulcao and Ryan Rusnak founded Airspace in 2015.
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego recently held a grand opening for a medical plaza in southwest Riverside County, with the dual goal of consolidating outpatient operations and reaching more patients.
Turtle Beach Corp., a maker of gaming headsets and accessories, reported net income of $6.3 million on net revenue of $60.8 million.
What Companies Need To Know To Mitigate Their Risk
On the heels of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California passed the strictest privacy law in the country, giving consumers unprecedented control over their personal data and imposing new penalties on businesses that don’t comply.
Sempra Energy has named Kevin C. Sagara chairman and CEO of San Diego Gas & Electric Co. The business made the announcement on Aug. 10.