Weaver’s San Diego Team Rapidly Expanding
Weaver – a national accounting firm that specializes in working with clients in the oil, gas and renewable fuels market – has moved its San Diego operations from coworking space it had been leasing in UTC to permanent offices in the same neighborhood.
Women's Venture Summit will host its seventh annual event virtual on Sept. 18-19.
EMPLOYMENT: State Voters Mull Drivers’ Fate
The rules governing whether and how California businesses may use independent contractors changed Sept. 4 when Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation clarifying contractors’ roles. The evolving rules may change again.
ARCHITECTURE: AO Creates Science + Design Studio
An architectural firm with offices in Solana Beach is expanding with the acquisition of a Sunnyvale firm with a goal of making a foray into San Diego’s life science and high tech market.
VENTURE CAPITAL: Network Invests in Promising Early Stage Companies
Tech Coast Angels’ San Diego network launched a new $4 million annual fund called ACE (Angel Capital Entrepreneur) 21 to invest in promising early-stage companies.
BIOTECH: Erasca Raises $236 Million
Erasca, a cancer therapeutics company seeking to eliminate cancer, has completed a $36 million extension of its Series B financing round, bringing its total Series B round to $236 million.
FINANCIAL: All-Stock Transaction Valued at $156 Million
Enterprise Bank & Trust (Enterprise Financial Services Corp) recently entered into an agreement to purchase San Diego-based Seacoast Commerce Bank (Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings) for $156 million in an all-stock transaction.
INVESTMENT: Firm Aims to Deploy Capital to Life Science Companies
San Diego-based Trust & Will has joined a strategic relationship with Fifth Third Bank
Gain From South American Utility Sale Spurs Results
Co. Has More Than 6,000 Merchants Using Its Platform
Aethlon Medical has been awarded a grant ($3.5 million) for studies in head and neck cancer.