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Pursuing ‘Untapped Biology,’ Boundless Bio Lands $46.4M Funding Round

Boundless Bio Inc. emerged Sept. 19 with $46.4 million in funding and a claim to new territory: extrachromosomal DNA

Acadia Pharmaceuticals Plans $250M Stock Offering

Acadia Pharmaceuticals is planning to raise $250 million through a public stock offering.

Drone Seen as an Advertising Vehicle

STARTUPS: PromoDrone Has Raised $50,000 in Funding

A flying ad — it’s a novelty that’s certain to catch people’s eyes. That’s the thinking behind PromoDrone.

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Airbnb Hosts Earned Over $112M During Summer in San Diego

According to a press release, San Diego County was the second most visited location in California this summer, with Airbnb hosts earning a combined $112 million in supplemental income and welcoming approximately 482,400 guests from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

KAABOO Under New Ownership

According to a press release, Jason Felts, Virgin Fest founder and CEO, has acquired all of the KAABOO festival brand assets through the music festival arm of the Virgin brand.

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Rancho Bernardo Industrial Building Sold For $9.5M

Building was vacant

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Carlsbad Building Sold For $2.8M

Building is 70 percent office space

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San Marcos Industrial Project Sold For $6.9M

Building combines warehouse space and offices

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TuSimple Raises $120M More for Autonomous Trucks

TuSimple raised an additional $120 million, after raising a $95 million series D round in February.

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Company Opens the Door to Easier Overseas Hiring

WORKFORCE: Laws, Benefits And Payroll Are Taken Care of

Most fast-growing startups will reach a point where they want to expand overseas, whether it’s to open a new sales office or hire a team of developers.

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$161B Market Seen in ‘Functional Foods’

HEALTH: Consumer Focus on Nutrition Drives Demand

More and more, San Diego-based food companies are placing focus on including functional ingredients in their “better for you” offerings.

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Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa Completes $21 Million Renovation

According to a press release, the renovation was managed by JLL’s Project and Development Services group on behalf of property owner Pebblebrook Hotel Trust.

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Imperial Beach Apartments Sold For $3.9M

Complex has 16 apartments

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DelMar Pharmaceuticals Relocates to San Diego

DelMar Pharmaceuticals has relocated from British Columbia to San Diego.

Golden Hill Apartments Sold For Nearly $2.2M

Building has nine apartments

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Northrop Grumman Fire Scout Carries Mine Detector Aloft

Unmanned Helicopter Part Of Versatile Littoral Ship

The unmanned helicopter comes first. The Marines follow.

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Qualcomm Acquires RF360 for $1.15B

Qualcomm acquired the remaining shares of RF360 for $1.15 billion.

CommonGrounds Raises $40 Million in Funding

CommonGrounds raised an additional $40 million, after raising $100 million in January.

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Holland Partner Group Plans 37-Story Tower

development: Mixed-Use Project To Replace Courthouse

A 445-foot tall glass and steel tower combined with a smaller adjacent podium building will replace the former downtown San Diego County Courthouse under plans by a Washington state developer.

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KAABOO Del Mar Festival to Move to Petco Park in 2020

According to a press release, the music, comedy art and culinary festival has reached a multi-year agreement with KAABOO, which will now be known as KAABOO San Diego.