DEFENSE: State Dept. OKs Anti-IED Systems for Australia
Northrop Grumman Corp. is lining up an overseas order for its battlefield signal jammers, which the company designs and builds in San Diego.
Class C Apartments Are In Demand With Less Than 2% Vacancy Rate
All those fancy apartment towers going up downtown combined with a slowing job growth have resulted in a softening of rents for pricey places to live.
Irvine Co. and Casey Brown Co. Successfully Fill Spaces
Anecdotal evidence of the steady strong demand for office space in San Diego comes with word that the Irvine Co. has signed leases with five new companies.
Band Bootcamp Gives Artists a Learning Experience
SpringBoard West music fest was founded in 2012 and which takes place annually in Ocean Beach.
ECONOMICS: Cruise Line’s Local Impact To Reach $26 Million
Seven years since it last departed from the Port of San Diego, Carnival Cruise Line launched its winter schedule.
HOUSING: Change Will Be Gradual Leveling Playing Field For Buyers and Sellers
Baby boomers will ease the housing crunch when they die. So says a report from Zillow, an online real estate brokerage.
MEDICINE: Focus Put on Population of Frequent ER Users
Just 5% of patients account for roughly half of the nation’s health care spending. These “super users” cycle through emergency rooms.
Welk Resorts CEO Jon Fredricks is the grandson of Lawrence Welk, the television bandleader and host of “The Lawrence Welk Show” who founded the company in 1964.
Contract Has $75M Ceiling; Most of Work to Be Local
The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November and December.
Cancer drug developer Zentalis Pharmaceuticals recently surfaced with an $85 million round. The funding was a series C financing, an unusually late point for a drugmaker to make its public debut.
According to a press release, BurgerIM is located on Linda Vista Road in Linda Vista.
TOURISM: Sportfishing Fleet Sees Big Crowds, Long Season
The sportfishing industry in San Diego, which has long served as a magnet for tourism and an economic driver for the region, is in the midst of a boom.
LEGAL: New President Has Served in Various Leadership Roles at Bar
The San Diego County Bar Association announced that Johanna Schiavoni will serve as president of the organization for 2020.
Evofem Biosciences’ gel in midstage clinical trials reduced the risk of chlamydia and gonorrhea infections compared to a placebo.