San Diego Business Journal

SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS

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ATyr Pharma Inc. Reports Q1 Results

San Diego-based aTyr Pharma Inc. reported a net loss of $9.1 million for the first quarter of 2015, up from a net loss of $6.2 million in the same period last year.

The Business Calendar for the Week of June 22, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of June 22, 2015, and beyond.

USD's Engineering School Gets $2 Million Grant to Promote Diversity, Bring Cultural Change to Department

The Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering at the University of San Diego has been awarded a $2 million grant to revolutionize engineering education, USD said.

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San Diego Apartment Property Sold for $9.65 Million

A buyer recorded as 3635 College Ave LLC recently acquired the 98-unit Park Grove Apartments in San Diego’s College Area for $9.65 million, according to brokerage company Colliers International.

Salk Scientist Named Pew Scholar

The Pew Charitable Trusts announced recently that Salk Institute for Biological Studies scientist Nicola Allen, an assistant professor in the Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, is one of 22 researchers to be named a Pew Scholar in the biomedical sciences.

Remodeling Firm Buys Kearny Mesa Building for $2.62 Million

Buyer Todd Jackson, who operates a local home remodeling company, plans to expand into a Kearny Mesa industrial building that he recently acquired for $2.62 million.

Business Calendar for Week of June 22, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of June 22 ,2015, and beyond.

Remodeling Firm Purchases Kearny Mesa Building for $2.62 Million

Buyer Todd Jackson, who operates a local home remodeling company, plans to expand into a Kearny Mesa industrial building that he recently acquired for $2.62 million.

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ATyr Pharma Reports Q1 Results

San Diego-based aTyr Pharma Inc. reported a net loss of $9.1 million for the first quarter of 2015, up from a net loss of $6.2 million in the same period last year.

Salk Institute Scientist Named Pew Scholar

The Pew Charitable Trusts announced recently that Salk Institute for Biological Studies scientist Nicola Allen, an assistant professor in the Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, is one of 22 researchers to be named a Pew Scholar in the biomedical sciences.

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San Diego Apartment Property Sold for $9.65M

A buyer recorded as 3635 College Ave LLC recently acquired the 98-unit Park Grove Apartments in San Diego’s College Area for $9.65 million, according to brokerage company Colliers International.

Novatel Wireless Acquires DigiCore for $87 Million

San Diego-based Novatel Wireless said Thursday it would pay about $87 million to buy DigiCore Holdings Ltd,. a vehicle tracking and telematics company in Johannesburg.

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San Francisco Firm Buys Escondido Apartments for $2.06 Million

Vista International Inc. of San Francisco has purchased the 18-unit Southwinds Apartments in Escondido for approximately $2.06 million, according to CoStar Group and brokerage companies that handled the transaction.

Organovo Announces $40M Underwritten Public Offering

San Diego 3-D bioprinting company Organovo Holdings Inc. announced Thursday a $40 million underwritten public offering of its common stock.

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Eyeglass World Opens First of Eight Planned Local Stores

Georgia-based prescription eyewear retailer Eyeglass World has opened a new store at the North County Square commercial center in Vista, the first of eight planned for San Diego County by June 2016.

SDSU, USD Partner on Program Focused on Life Sciences Industry

San Diego State University College of Sciences and the University of San Diego School of Law are partnering on a new program that prepares students for upward career mobility in the growing life sciences industry.

Paul Cassani Joins Veteran-Owned Epsilon Systems

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc., a veteran-owned professional and technical services company, announced that Paul Cassani has joined the company as president of its Technical Services Group.

Chula Vista Apartment Property Acquired for $2.1 Million

Locally based Muraoka Enterprises LLC recently purchased the 12-unit Oxford Villas apartment property in Chula Vista for $2.1 million, according to brokerage company ACI Apartments Inc.

Batu Biologics Completes $1 Million Seed Round of Funding

Batu Biologics, an immuno-oncology company, announced Wednesday that it has successfully completed a $1 million seed round of funding.

City, Chargers at Impasse Over Stadium Environmental Reviews

City and county leaders are calling on the San Diego Chargers to return to negotiations on a potential new Mission Valley stadium, after team officials decided that a December 2015 election on the matter was not feasible due to environmental review requirements.