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Washington D.C.-based Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), the largest biotech trade group in the world, has named La Jolla geneticist J. Craig Venter as the recipient of its 2016 George Washington Carver Award for innovation in industrial biotechnology.
TECH: Co. Launched Its First Monetization Feature ‘Find a Professional’
Alex Littlewood put his house on the market and sold it last March to fund his startup, Motoroso Inc., an online marketplace for auto and powersports enthusiasts. He hasn’t looked back since.
It’s always nice when you are the little guy and the big guy turns to you for some specialized help.
EDUCATION: Co. Links Video Lessons to Operating New Consumer Product
Hansol Hong has a Kickstarter hit. The owner and CEO of Robolink Inc. recently convinced the Internet community to give his company the funds to mass-produce a quadcopter about the size of a cocktail napkin.
TECH: Drones Analyze Variety of Environments
NWB Environmental Services LLC has launched an unmanned aircraft services program it believes will save the company and its clients time and money.
Activist shareholders named two directors to the board of LRAD Corp. and have achieved their goal of dismissing the company’s CEO.
Local health tech guru Dr. Joe Smith has been appointed the permanent CEO of Reflexion Health, a digital health company in downtown San Diego.
TECH: Lytx Said to To Have 66 Percent Of Emerging Market
The Chicago private equity firm buying Lytx Inc. wants its new acquisition to stay the course.
TECH: It Includes A Mobile App and A B2B Component
Ron Blackburn and Craig Dennis took all of their favorite pieces of social media and combined them to create OurDesign, an online platform launching later this month to connect the construction industry.
ENERGY: Easy-to-Use System Is Portable, Stylish And Needs No Installation
Local tech startup Orison is going up against the biggest name in energy storage with a sleek new product that could rival Tesla’s innovation.
InfoSonics Corp., which produces wireless phones and tablets largely for the Latin American market, reported a fourth quarter net loss of $959,000, or 7 cents per share, on quarterly net sales of $10.2 million. In the same quarter one year ago, the business reported net income of $730,000, or a nickel per share, on revenue of $17.9 million.
Sempra U.S. Gas & Power announced it was partnering with solar energy finance and investment firm Sol Systems to explore investment opportunities for non-centralized energy generation projects.
Athena San Diego announced Cheryl Goodman as the new executive director, effective March 1. The company also announced its five new board members.
The board of Mitek Systems Inc. named CEO James DeBello to the role of chairman, the technology company announced on March 9. DeBello takes the chairmanship from John Thornton, who stepped down from the board.
BusinessOnline, a San Diego-based digital marketing agency, announced it has acquired UpWord Search Marketing, a Boston-based digital agency specializing in search marketing, social media, content marketing and analytics.