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Boutique Hotel Wins Int'l Design Award

Real Estate: $30M Monsaraz Hotel Debuts in Point Loma

Point Loma’s new Monsaraz Hotel has won an international award for its design, which is meant to reflect the Portuguese heritage of its neighborhood.

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Inspiring Purpose-Driven Social Impact

Events: 2022 Cause Conference Coming in September

Purpose-driven business leaders and nonprofits, impact investors, philanthropists and social enterprises will connect later this year at the 2022 Cause Conference, seeking to collaborate about some of the biggest challenges facing the San Diego region.

Terry Tallen Joins Homer Hoyt Institute

REAL ESTATE: Honor Caps Stellar Career

Terrence “Terry” Tallen has been inducted into the prestigious Homer Hoyt Institute as a Hoyt Professional Fellow.

Epic Advances Liquid Biopsy

BIOTECH: $43M Series F to Fund Growth

San Diego diagnostics company Epic Sciences, Inc. is in an epic position to grow its multi-omic platform and expand operations.

Putting the “Real” in Realtor

Tamara Zyhylij Has Been Ready for Real Estate For Decades

Tamara Zyhylij’s father was 9 years old when he arrived at Ellis Island in New York City’s harbor with his mother and stepfather.

LGBTQ+ Leaders of Influence 2022 Honorees

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Sapporo to Buy Stone Brewing

Escondido-based Stone Brewing has agreed to be acquired by Sapporo U.S.A., the two companies announced late Thursday (June 23).

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San Diego Apartment Rents Soaring

Monthly apartment rents in San Diego have shot up by 20.3% over the past year with more hikes likely, although the pace of the increases may slow, according to Apartment List, an online listing services.

Northrop Grumman Pacts Worth $71M

Funds Benefit Triton Unmanned Aircraft Fleet for U.S. Navy, Australia

The U.S. Navy recently awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) several contracts related to its MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system. The program is based in Rancho Bernardo.

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Carlsbad Industrial Building Sold for $19M

LPC West, the West Coast arm of national real estate firm Lincoln Property Company, in a joint venture with the firm of firm Angelo Gordon, has acquired a single-story industrial building located in Carlsbad for $19 million.

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El Cajon Apartment Building Sold

An El Cajon apartment building has been sold for nearly $9.8 million. The building has 31 apartments in a mix of one-bedroom and two-bedroom units.

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BAE Systems Eyes Cyber for Utilities

Proprietary Computer Code Meant to Stymie Bad Actors

Cybersecurity for power grids, water supply systems, telecom networks and transportation systems is an increasingly important business for defense contractor BAE Systems.

XCOM Powers Wireless VR at AWE USA

TECHNOLOGY: Partnership with The VOID Displayed Potential of Metaverse

The Void experience at AWE showcased XCOM Labs’ multi-user wireless VR system that delivers cinematic-quality virtual reality with near-zero latency.

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Design Firm Expanding Multifamily Work with New Owner

Design: Tobia Acquires FS Design Group

Amy Tobia has acquired the Mission Valley interior design firm – FS Design Group – after working as the firm’s senior project manager for the past 10 years.

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B. Austin Consulting Educates, Protects LGBTQ+ Employers, Employees

Firm Still Keeps Veterans in Sight

Black, lesbian and a disabled middle-aged American combat Veteran, local CEO Bridgette Austin doesn’t mince words about just how things have gone for her on the unique path she’s traveled. “My life has been phenomenal!”

Bay Ho Shopping Center Sold for $3.9M

Bay Ho Shopping Center has been sold for $3.9 million. The 14,592 square-foot shopping center, 4011-4033 Avati Drive, was sold by Zealot & Company Limited, a Hong Kong corporation.

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New Board Chair Takes Gavel at San Diego Regional EDC

NONPROFITS: Jennie Brooks of Booz Allen Hamilton Succeeds Julian Parra

Jennie Brooks, senior vice president at information technology consultants Booz Allen Hamilton has been named the new Board Chair at the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation.

CLS Launches SoCal-Focused FAST

STARTUPS: Program Serves Earliest-Stage Biotech Companies

Biotech startups in Southern California will soon have the opportunity to speed up their path to commercialization.

Cruising to Success

COVID-19 Pandemic Served to Build Adam Martindale’s Business

Perhaps no business sector was harder hit during the COVID-19 pandemic than the cruise and travel industry.

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Ruby Awards Go to Affordable Housing Projects

An East Village apartment tower built by Father Joe’s Villages in partnership with Chelsea Investment Corp. and a Southcrest apartment project by Community Housing Works received Ruby Awards from the San Diego Housing Federation as construction projects of the year.

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