Tony Cagala

Staff Reporter

Email: tcagala@sdbj.com
Phone: 858-277-6359

Recent Stories

GA Lab Opens Doors to Companies Looking for a Little Analysis

TECH: Services Include Material Science and Failure Analysis

For the past 20 years, General Atomics’ Inertial Fusion Technology (IFT) Analytical Services Lab has been a well-kept secret in San Diego.

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Qualcomm’s NXP Bid: Will Acquisition Happen?

Qualcomm Inc.’s $44 billion bid for the Dutch-based NXP Semiconductors NV continues to drag on. On April 19, Qualcomm and NXP agreed to withdraw and refile the notice of acquisition regarding the companies’ planned merger at the request of Ministry of Commerce in China (MOFCOM).

Some High Hurdles Separate Jacobs From Qualcomm

ACQUISITION: Price, Regulators Part of Obstacles to Going Private

Since Paul Jacobs said his goodbyes to shareholders and the board of directors during Qualcomm Inc.’s annual shareholders meeting in March, the company’s former CEO and chairman of the board has been relatively quiet.

Cubic to Sell Training Services Business for $135 Million

The transaction is anticipated to be completed within 30 to 60 days, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

Ballast Point Teams with EDC to Benefit Local Businesses, Entrepreneurs

Ballast Point said April 19 it’s crafting a specially-brewed beer to mark its partnership with the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC).

Qualcomm, NXP To Refile Notice of Acquisition

Qualcomm Inc.’s $44 billion bid for the Dutch-based NXP Semiconductors NV continues to drag on.

Ship Orders Put Co. On Hiring Course

DEFENSE: It Welcomes All Applicants for Career Slots

General Dynamics NASSCO is embarking on a hiring binge.

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Layoffs To Come At Qualcomm To Cut Costs

Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM) will cut 1,231 jobs in San Diego.

Kratos Advances to Gremlins Phase III

Kratos Unmanned Aerial Systems, Inc. is joining the Dynetics lead team on Phase III of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Gremlins program.

Co.’s Nano-Ceramic Coatings for Cars Off to a Fast Start

SERVICE: Growth Rate 100 Shops a Month; New Targets Marine, Aviation

In a matter of years, Ceramic Pro has watched as its gross revenues have skyrocketed from $331,000 in 2014 to an estimated $22 million projected for this year, according to its founder and CEO Peter Diebitsch.

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