Brian Liebman is used to advising CEOs on how to grow and build their companies. But, now, he’s ready to make boss moves himself.
Viking Therapeutics’ stock has climbed after another company’s disappointing results in the first late-stage clinical trial of a fatty liver disease.
BIOTECH: M&A in the Air at Contract Research Organizations
A crop of San Diego companies quietly play niche roles in drug development. But suitors have taken notice.
Founded in 2016, Cutwater Spirits was founded by Ballast Point and will continue to be led by its senior management team.
Seltzer, who joined the firm in 1976, focuses on real property, business law and commercial financing.
RETAIL: Sand Cloud Changed Business Plan to Maximize Growth
In the words of famous musician Jay-Z: men lie, women lie, numbers don’t.
A 20-acre site in what was once farmland in the Twin Oaks Valley Region of San Marcos is being transformed into a campus for what will become a model development for providing services to the developmentally disabled.
Earnings were $31.1 million, or $1.19 per diluted share, for the first quarter of this fiscal 2019, compared with $12.9 million, or $0.43 per diluted share, the prior year quarter.
TECHNOLOGY: Qualcomm Moves on Automotive Business as Smartphone Sales Slow
Look closely enough, and you might see Qualcomm Inc. testing self-driving cars on its Sorrento Valley campus. The San Diego-based chipmaker acquired a testing permit from the Department of Motor Vehicles in 2017, and converted a vacant parking lot into a roundabout to take its technologies out for a spin.
According to The State of Legal Marijuana Markets report, released mid-2018 by Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics, the legal cannabis business in the United States is projected to be a $23 billion industry by 2022. And, Little Italy-headquartered Cannabiniers, a cannabis brand management company, wants a piece of the pie.
Portfolium sold to Salt Lake City-based education software company Instructure for an undisclosed amount.
For Iskra Tsenkova, launching a women-focused shave club wasn’t just about providing girls with inexpensive, female-centric shaving tools, but a way to use the universal platform of shaving to inspire women around the world.
According to the tally, revealed this week, the featured locations don’t just boast fun music festivals and a decent number of restaurant openings.
ENVIRONMENT: BlueNalu Puts A Biotech Twist on Catching Dinner
To satisfy the world’s growing appetite for seafood, one San Diego company is exploring laboratories rather than the ocean.
Robin Toft has accomplished what she thought she would do way back when: Be an inspirational speaker. She’s penned a 147-page book which essentially sets you up with solid advice from a seasoned head hunter.