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Firebird Flies in for a Visit Demonstrating Its Versatility and Availability

What’s spindly and gray, with twin tails and a backward-facing propeller? Nope, it’s not a riddle. It probably was what a lot of people at Montgomery Field were asking each other on April 17 as they viewed the strange aircraft on the other side of the chain-link fence.

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Antibiotic Developer Forge Therapeutics Inks Licensing Deal

Forge Therapeutics will license its platform to Basilea Pharmaceutica to create new antibiotics, it was announced April 24.

Bike Tour Delivers Customers to Downtown Businesses

For over 30 years, the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition has focused on supporting cyclists and improving biking infrastructure through education and advocacy. But, these days, the SDCBC has a new goal in the works.

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Viasat Partners to Provide In-Flight Connectivity Services in China

'Each company will maintain its own intellectual property and will operate its equipment using a multilayered approach to network services.'

SD 500: Rick Bregman

San Diego native Rick Bregman has been Bank of America San Diego market president since 2008.

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SD 500: Kimberly Herrell

Kimberly Herrell in 2018 became president of Schubach Aviation, which is in the jet charter market.

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Funding Puts EvoFem in Position for Product Launch

Through a private stock placement Evofem Biosciences raised $30 million and said a second tranche is expected to provide up to $50 million more as the company gets closer to asking for regulatory approval of its birth control gel.

Vans to Open Two New Retail Stores in San Diego

According to a press release by Colliers International, which represented one of the landlords in the transaction, one Vans location will be in Pacific Beach and the other in the Gaslamp Quarter.

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BlueNalu Moves to Bigger San Diego Facility

The new Sorrento Valley headquarter is 6,000 square feet and currently employs 12 full-time people with the plan of adding more.

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Avidity Biosciences Bags $35M Upfront from Eli Lilly

La Jolla’s Avidity Biosciences will receive $35 million upfront and potentially much more through a deal with Eli Lilly.

Aquacycl Helps Food and Beverage Cos. Deal With Sludge

Most San Diegans can appreciate a good glass of beer. But few think about what’s left after the brewing process.

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Carlsbad Apartment Complex Sold For $9.3M

Complex has 35 apartments.

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Startup Founded by Former MySpace Exec Raises $3M

GoMeta, an app development startup, closed a $3 million seed round on Tuesday.

SDBJ Insider: Tech Heavyweights Throw In Together

As the eyes of the tech world turned to U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel’s courtroom in San Diego last week with Qualcomm Inc. and Apple Inc. facing off in an antitrust battle with billions of dollars and Qualcomm’s licensing business at stake, the not-so-unexpected announcement finally came.

SD 500: Judith Jones-Cone

SDBJ 500 recap: Judith Jones-Cone

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SD 500: Mark Read

SDBJ 500 recap: Mark Read

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ServiceNow Founding Developer’s New Startup Raises $8M

Perspectium, a Rancho Bernardo startup created by a co-founder of ServiceNow, raised $8 million in a Series B funding round.

Scripps Launches Clinic for Inflammatory Breast Cancer

A clinic to diagnose, treat and monitor a rare form of breast cancer has launched at Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Otay Mesa Land Sold For $30M

Property had been used as a truck yard.

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San Diego Is Test Market for Company’s Micro Apartments

PROPERTY: Luxury Offering Short on Space, But Big on Amenities and Style

Tiny apartments — some so small that they’d almost qualify as walk-in closets — are making a go of it in downtown San Diego.

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