San Diego Business Journal

The Business Calendar for the Week of October 12, 2015

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of October 12, 2015, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for Week of October 12, 2015

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of October 12, 2015, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of October 5, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the country for the week of October 5, 2015, and beyond.

California Economic Activity Index Down Slightly in July

Comerica Bank’s California Economic Activity Index declined in July, decreasing 0.3 of a percentage point to a level of 120.9.

Business Calendar for Week of October 5, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 5, 2015, and beyond.

Bridgepoint Education Appoints New CFO

The board of directors at Bridgepoint Education Inc., a provider of postsecondary educational services, announced the hiring of Kevin Royal as the company’s new executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective Oct.1.

SDG&E Seeks Approval to Recover Some 2007 Wildfire Costs Through Rates

San Diego Gas & Electric asked the California Public Utilities Commission for approval to recover in rates the remaining costs — about $379 million — to settle the 2,500 lawsuits related to the 2007 wildfires.

The Business Calendar for the Week of September 28, 2015

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of September 28, 2015, and beyond.

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Junior Achievement to Hold Grand Opening of New Education Center

Junior Achievement of San Diego County announced the grand opening for the nonprofit’s newest education center, Mission Fed JA Finance Park.

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Junior Achievement Announces Grand Opening of Its Education Center

Junior Achievement of San Diego County announced the grand opening for the nonprofit’s newest education center, Mission Fed JA Finance Park.

Business Calendar for Week of September 28, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of September 28, 2015, and beyond.

Jack in the Box Announces New Share Repurchase Program

Jack in the Box Inc. announced that its board of directors has authorized an additional $200 million stock buyback program commencing in fiscal year 2016 and expiring in November 2017.

The Business Calendar for the Week of September 21, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of September 21, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of September 21, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of September 21, 2015, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of Sept. 14, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of Sept. 14, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of Sept. 14, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of September 14, 2015, and beyond.

Youngevity International to Open Singapore Office

Youngevity International Inc., a Chula Vista-based global direct marketer of nutritional and lifestyle products and also a producer of gourmet coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels, announced the planned opening of its office in the Republic of Singapore.

The Business Calendar for the Week of September 7, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of September 7, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of September 7, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of September 7, 2015, and beyond.

SDG&E Names Shults VP of Electric & Fuel Procurement

San Diego Gas & Electric announced that Emily Shults has been named vice president of electric & fuel procurement for SDG&E.

The Business Calendar for the Week of Aug. 31, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 31, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of August 31, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 31, 2015, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of August 24, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 24, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of August 24, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 24, 2015, and beyond.

Contract for Anthrax Vaccine Potentially Worth $143.5M for Pfenex

San Diego-based Pfenex Inc. announced it has signed a five-year, cost-plus fixed-fee contract valued at up to $143.5 million with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority of the Department of Health and Human Services, for the advanced development of a mutant recombinant protective antigen anthrax vaccine.

Events.com, CrowdRise Partner to Create More Integrated Fundraising Platform

San Diego-based Events.com, an event management platform that facilitates the hosting and attending of events, and CrowdRise, an online platform dedicated exclusively to charitable fundraising, recently announced a partnership that will offer an integrated fundraising experience on one platform.

Aethlon Medical Reports Fiscal 2016 Q1 Results

Aethlon Medical Inc., a maker of biofiltration devices to treat life-threatening diseases, announced results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 ended June 30, 2015. The company said it had a cash balance of approximately $5.65 million at June 30.

Youngevity International Inc. Reports Q2 Results

Chula Vista-based Youngevity International Inc., a global direct marketer of nutritional and lifestyle products and also a producer of gourmet coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels, reported second quarter revenues increased 18.4 percent over the like quarter in the previous year to $38.7 million.

The Business Calendar for the Week of August 17, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of August 17, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of August 17, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of August 17, 2015, and beyond.

Aethlon Medical Inc. Reports Fiscal 2016 Q1 Results

Aethlon Medical Inc., a maker of biofiltration devices to treat life-threatening diseases, announced results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 ended June 30, 2015. The company said it had a cash balance of approximately $5.65 million at June 30.

Youngevity International Reports Second Quarter Results

Chula Vista-based Youngevity International Inc., a global direct marketer of nutritional and lifestyle products and also a producer of gourmet coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels, reported second quarter revenues increased 18.4 percent over the like quarter in the previous year to $38.7 million.

PriceSmart’s July Sales Increase 14.5 Percent

San Diego-based PriceSmart Inc., which owns and operates U.S.-style membership shopping warehouse clubs in Latin America and the Caribbean, announced that for the month of July 2015 net warehouse club sales increased 14.5 percent to $227.4 million, from $198.6 million in July of 2014.

Several Leadership Changes Announced at Petco

Petco announced several leadership changes including the addition of chairman responsibilities to CEO Jim Myer’s role. The company also named Brad Weston as president.

The Business Calendar for the Week of August 10, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of August 10, 2015, and beyond

Traina Design, Lift to Merge Operations

Traina Design, a brand design firm, has merged its San Diego operations with creative services firm San Diego-based Lift, a design firm with special emphasis in the technology and retail industries.

Local Design Firms Traina, Lift Announce Merger Deal

Traina Design, a brand design firm, has merged its San Diego operations with creative services firm San Diego-based Lift, a design firm with special emphasis in the technology and retail industries.

Petco Announces New President, Leadership Changes

Petco announced several leadership changes, including the addition of chairman responsibilities to CEO Jim Myer’s role. The company also named Brad Weston as president.

Business Calendar for Week of August 10, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 10, 2015, and beyond.

EDF Completes Sale of California Solar Project

San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy closed on the sale of the Catalina Solar 2 Project, located in Kern County, to Virginia-based Dominion, a producer and transporter of energy.

Primero Systems Announces New Leadership Roles

Primero Systems Inc. has promoted Steve Press to president and German Porta to chief technology officer, the company recently announced.

Sempra Subsidiary IEnova to Acquire PEMEX’s Equity Interest in Joint Venture

Sempra Energy’s Mexican subsidiary, Infraestructura Energética Nova, S.A.B. de C.V., and Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) recently announced that IEnova has agreed to purchase PEMEX's 50-percent equity interest in the Gasoductos de Chihuahua joint venture for $1.325 billion, plus the assumption of approximately $170 million in net debt.

The Business Calendar for the Week of Aug. 3, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of Aug. 3, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of August 3, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of Aug. 3, 2015, and beyond.

CrediautoUSA Announces Completion of $75 Million Credit Facility

CrediautoUSA Financial Co. LLC announced the completion of a capital facility which provides up to $75 million to facilitate the acquisition by Crediauto of nonprime automobile financing contracts.

California Economic Activity Index Shows Second Monthly Increase

Comerica Bank’s California Economic Activity Index grew in May, increasing 0.8 of a percentage point to a level of 120.5.

The Business Calendar for the Week of July 27, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of July 26, 2015, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of July 27, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of July 27, 2015, and beyond.

Dealstruck Receives $10 Million Capital Investment

Carlsbad-based Dealstruck, an online provider of lending solutions for small- and medium-sized businesses, announced that it received a $10 million capital investment from Community Investment Management LLC.

The Business Calendar for the Week of July 20, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of July 20, 2015, and beyond.

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