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Joy Frieman, the wife of late Scripps Institution of Oceanography director Edward A. Frieman, has given $2.5 million to the University of California, San Diego in memory of her husband, who died in 2013.
Aya Healthcare, a San Diego-based provider of travel nursing and hospital workforce solutions, announced Nov. 1 it has acquired HealthCare Select, a vendor-neutral software company headquartered in Dana Point. Terms were not disclosed.
Three San Diego communications professionals have joined together to launch a new advertising and public relations firm.
San Diego County hotels saw total revenue rise 4.6 percent from a year ago in 2016’s January-to-September period, topping $2.08 billion, according to the latest monthly data from industry research firm STR.
TECH: B2B Design and Development Services Target Cause-Based Groups
Ten years ago, programmer Jay Buys was spending his professional hours building Facebook apps that could sell ringtones for a big public relations firm.
ECONOMY: Rankings Aim to Take the Measure Of For-Benefit Companies
A walk through the shared offices of local startups should be sufficient proof that “for-benefit” companies are a particular favorite of millennial entrepreneurs.
Local philanthropist and San Diego Padres Executive Chairman Ron Fowler, with his wife Alexis, have pledged a $25 million endowment gift to San Diego State University’s College of Business Administration. University officials said the gift is the largest in SDSU’s 119-year history.
The local University of California campus received a $1.4 million award from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to explore the global internet and push the frontiers of cybersecurity research.
San Diego State University has named John David Wicker as athletic director. Wicker was previously deputy athletic director at SDSU from 2011 to 2015, when he took a job in the athletic department at Georgia Tech.
A study released Monday by Chicago-based real estate investment and advisory firm JLL on the real estate outlook for law firms in San Diego said local firms have not decreased their footprints as much as firms have in some other primary U.S. markets.
The University of California, San Diego is collaborating with Indian philanthropic organization Tata Trusts to establish a research organization in India called Tata Institute for Active Genetics and Society.
More than 375 legal professionals and guests helped honor some terrific individuals last week at Casa Cornelia Law Center’s Ninth Annual La Mancha Awards.
WORKFORCE: Hiring Site Serves Eateries and Employees
Cody Barbo looks uncharacteristically tired as we walk through the coworking space he calls home, settling at a table drenched in afternoon sun. The light casts shadows under his eyes and his hair — normally perfectly coiffed — is ever so slightly mussed.
The San Diego City Council has approved the city’s first Ritz-Carlton Hotel, along with a Whole Foods grocery store and housing, in a $400 million mixed-use development project in East Village.