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SERVICE: Financial Professional Used Old and New Skills for Enterprise
When the recession struck in 2008, financial professional Kirk Bolduc didn’t allow economic uncertainty to prevent him from starting a new janitorial company.
The University of San Diego has launched an online program for people interested in earning a master’s degree in law enforcement and public safety leadership.
Maxwell Technologies Inc., a maker of heavy-duty capacitors for the transportation industry, said on April 23 that it planned to sell $10 million of stock in a follow-on offering.
The U.S. Department of Justice has cleared The Pasha Group’s acquisition of the Hawaii trade-lane business of Horizon Lines Inc., Pasha Group said.
San Diego-based PriceSmart Inc. announced that it acquired approximately 288,580 square feet of land in Managua, Nicaragua, upon which the company plans to construct a new warehouse club.
Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa is being rebranded and will officially operate as Cape Rey as of April 30.
Richard A. Shaw, a partner at Higgs Fletcher & Mack, has been awarded the San Diego County Bar Association’s 2015 “Outstanding Attorney of the Year” Service Award. A nationally recognized lawyer in taxation, corporate and estate planning, Shaw was selected as an exemplary attorney for his contributions to the legal profession and service to the San Diego community.
Guild Mortgage Co., a San Diego private mortgage bank, has named David Battany as its new executive vice president of capital markets.
San Diego-based WestAir Gasses and Equipment Inc., an independent distributor of gases and equipment in the Southwest, announced the appointment of Tim Van Linge as chief financial officer.
McDonald’s Corp. on April 20 will begin a test of all-day breakfast item sales at 94 of its 110 San Diego County restaurants.
A three-man team representing the College of Business Administration at San Diego State University took first prize in the Richard Barrentine Values and Ventures Business Plan Competition held earlier this month at Texas Christian University.
Halyard Capital, a New York-based private equity fund, announced the acquisition of San Diego-based Harte Hanks Market Intelligence and The Aberdeen Group from Harte-Hanks, Inc.
CONSULTING: Firm Hit By Sequestration, Government Shutdown
San Diego-based Sullivan International Group, Inc. announced that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
DavenportMajor Executive Search, a global retained executive search firm focusing on the placement of director, vice president and C-level executives as well as the recruitment of board directors, announced the appointment of Teresa Jacques to the post of Partner, Technology.
EDUCATION: UCSD School To Pursue Top Faculty, Students
Local philanthropists Ernest and Evelyn Rady have committed $100 million to the Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego, a long-term gift deemed crucial for competing with older and well-established business schools for top students and faculty.