San Diego Business Journal

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Trucept Inc. Relocating to Florida

Trucept Inc., a professional employer organization that also provides health care staffing, announced Tuesday it had relocated its headquarters from San Diego to Tampa, Fla.

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Synthorx Names Patrick Doyle Chief Business Officer

San Diego synthetic biology company Synthorx Inc., founded based on discoveries made at the Scripps Research Institute, has hired Patrick J. Doyle as chief business officer.

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NASSCO President Fred Harris to Retire; Kevin Graney Named Successor

Kevin Graney will take over as president of General Dynamics NASSCO on Jan. 1, following the retirement of the shipyard’s longtime president, Fred Harris.

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Gateway Founder Ted Waitt Named Chairman of Salk Institute's Board

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies named computer entrepreneur Ted Waitt as chairman of its board, effective immediately.

The Gym Store Acquired by Manufacturer Johnson Health Tech

Taiwanese fitness equipment manufacturer Johnson Health Tech has acquired San Diego-based specialty retail chain The Gym Store Inc.

Sharp HealthCare, Nurses Avert Strike With Last-Minute Agreement

A nurses union has called off a three-day strike that had been set to begin Nov. 28 at three Sharp HealthCare hospitals.

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Hera Labs Becomes Nonprofit, Launches Fundraising Effort

Hera Labs, a local business accelerator for women-led ventures, has converted from a sole proprietorship into a nonprofit, launching a fundraiser to spur its efforts.

Cybersecurity Firm Proficio Raises $12 Million in Funding Round, Targets Expansion Abroad

Proficio, a Carlsbad-based provider of managed cybersecurity detection and response services, has raised $12 million in an international funding round.

Airgain Inc. Announces Follow-on Offering

San Diego-based Airgain Inc. — which makes antennas for mobile and household devices — plans to sell up to $46 million of its common stock in a follow-on offering.

Video Game Developer Psyonix Expands into Emmes’ Downtown Tower

San Diego-based video game developer Psyonix Inc. has signed a multiple-floor lease as it expands into downtown’s 1 Columbia Place, according to office tower owner Emmes Realty Services of California LLC.

The Business Calendar for the Week of November 28, 2016

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 28, 2016, and beyond.

San Diego-Based Cireson Opens Tokyo Office

San Diego-based Cireson recently opened an office in Tokyo.

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Andaz San Diego Opens New Meeting and Events Space After Renovation

Andaz San Diego has opened a new meeting and events space called The Gallery, following a $400,000 renovation at the Gaslamp Quarter hotel.

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center First California Hospital to Use Kidney Injury Assessment Test

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center has become the first hospital in California to adopt a new test to identify patients at risk of developing acute kidney injury, a potentially deadly condition estimated to cost the U.S. health-care system as much as $10 billion per year.

North San Diego Business Chamber Receives 5-Star Accreditation

The United States Chamber of Commerce awarded North San Diego Business Chamber with 5-Star Accreditation.

S.D. Home Sales Fall 1% for October

Pending home sales in San Diego in October fell by nearly 1 percent compared to the same month last year, the California Association of Realtors said.

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Orchard Supply Hardware Opening First San Diego County Store

Home and garden retailer Orchard Supply Hardware plans a Nov. 29 opening for its first San Diego County store, at 8780 Navajo Road in San Diego. The location is near the city’s eastern border with La Mesa

Business Calendar for Week of November 28, 2016

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of November 28, 2016 and beyond.

Airgain Announces Follow-on Offering

San Diego-based Airgain Inc. — which makes antennas for mobile and household devices — plans to sell up to $46 million of its common stock in a follow-on offering.

Game Developer Psyonix Expands into Emmes’ Downtown Tower

San Diego-based video game developer Psyonix Inc. has signed a multiple-floor lease as it expands into downtown’s 1 Columbia Place, according to office tower owner Emmes Realty Services of California LLC.