Connect will honor three local innovators, including the founder of a San Diego satellite company, at its upcoming awards ceremony.
NuVasive CEO Gregory Lucier will step down, and the company will bring in his successor from Medtronic.
San Diego startup Stratify Genomics wants to improve testing for prostate cancer by screening individuals to determine who is at a higher risk of developing it.
FINANCE: San Diego Sees Two Deals Dominate
Big biotech deals drove record levels of capital investment, according to a report released Oct. 11 by Dow Jones VentureSource.
TECH: Seismic’s Buy Advances Its Position, Brings New Talent
Seismic CEO Doug Winter had never planned to acquire his main competitor. The sales-enablement software company had just hit its stride, nearly doubling its revenue last year, and Winter didn’t want a distraction.
When Benji Koltai first developed the software behind Galley Solutions, he had no idea it would become the seed for a new company.
Kazuhm, a distributed computing platform, recently was added to the portfolio of local fund Analytics Ventures.
TECH: Co.’s Core Business Is Solid; It Rejects Merger
Mitek Systems Inc.’s stock has not fully recovered since the company announced the departure of two of its top executives, CEO James DeBello and chief financial officer Jeff Davison, on Aug. 28.
Say you had a friend visiting from out of town. Where would you tell them to stay, shop and eat? Jordan Glazier, founder of San Diego-based Wildfire Systems Inc., is counting on these recommendations for a new e-commerce platform that incentivizes users to share their favorites.
GreatCall, a San Diego-based mobile device company, will partner with a Massachusetts insurer to monitor the health of at-risk seniors.