SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
LRAD Corp. of Rancho Bernardo said on May 12 that it received $700,000 in follow-on orders for its model 360X mass notification systems.
Pure Financial Advisors Inc., a Mission Valley-based investment managing firm, promoted its CFO and tax planning director Alan Clopine on Tuesday to CEO. The company's founder and current CEO Michael Fenison will step away from most executive responsibilities to work on the firm’s expansion efforts.
Carlsbad-based RQ Construction LLC received a $45.1 million U.S. Army contract for a building project at a base south of Seattle.
San Diego’s Orexigen Therapeutics Inc. and its marketing partner Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. on Tuesday abruptly terminated a study into how Orexigen’s Contrave obesity drug might affect the cardiovascular system.
Northwest grocery chain Haggen Inc. has scheduled several more openings as it converts and reopens 25 San Diego County locations that formerly housed Albertsons and Vons.
Angelika Film Center & Café, a boutique-oriented affiliate of Los Angeles-based movie theater operator Reading International Inc., plans to open its first West Coast location at Carmel Mountain Plaza in San Diego.
DeVry University announced the appointment of Gregory Pace as president of the San Diego campus.
Global commercial real estate services companies Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ have agreed to merge, as DTZ buys Cushman in a deal valued at approximately $2 billion.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. has spent $4 million to acquire a portfolio of more than 15 biologic development programs from Swiss biotech firm Selexis SA, which could provide future milestone and royalty payments.
San Francisco-based Graymark has acquired a Carlsbad office building for $12.2 million, according to commercial brokerage company DTZ.
Rep. Susan Davis, D-San Diego, ceremonially cut the first steel for a commercial ship being built at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in Barrio Logan on May 8.
San Diego-based Cidara Therapeutics Inc. has received fast-track designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its leading drug candidate for fungal infections.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., a maker of unmanned aircraft and related electronics, recently received one contract each from its U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force customers.
Maxwell Technologies Inc., a developer and manufacturer of energy storage and power delivery solutions, announced that David Lyle has joined the company as senior vice president, chief financial officer, treasurer and secretary.
NoteVault, a provider of voice-to-text-based mobile reporting solutions for the commercial construction industry, announced the hiring of two executives.
San Diego-based Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. reported a net loss of $40.4 million in the first quarter of 2015, more than double the net loss of $17.8 million during the same quarter last year.
he San Diego Housing Commission has acquired the 120-unit Village North Senior Garden Apartments in Clairemont Mesa East for approximately $14.7 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of May 11, 2015, and beyond.
San Diego-based Vical Inc. reported a net loss of $3.8 million for the first quarter of 2015, compared with a net loss of $3.5 million in the same quarter the previous year.
The median sale price of previously owned homes hit $520,000 in April, a six percent increase from last year, according to data from the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors.