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Bar Exam Failures Help to Make Business Case for Prep Cos.

LEGAL: Smaller Firm Using Tech, Personal Attention to CompeteAfter passing the difficult California Bar Exam on his first try, San Diego attorney David G. Greco began wondering why someone hadn’t started a company that would do a better job of preparing law students for the test.

Aroma Listens to Its Retailers, Keeps Eye on Economy

RETAIL: Housewares Co. Relies on Business Sense And Wide Product Line

Although keeping a relatively low public profile since launching 41 years ago, San Diego-based Aroma Housewares, mostly known for its rice cookers and multicookers, has managed to become a recognizable name in the small kitchen electric appliances industry.

Pop-Up Trend Gives Retail a Fun-Size

RETAIL: Versatile Uses Include Promotional Events

When sisters Anne Buehner, 33, and Mary Carr, 26, who have branding and retail experience collectively, noticed an absence in agencies dedicated to creating pop-up experiences in San Diego recently, they joined forces to launch their creative firm, & Boom Unlimited, last year.

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With Talent in Demand, Cos. Scramble to Keep Their Top Workers Engaged and Employed

With Talent in Demand, Cos. Scramble to Keep Their Top Workers Engaged and Employed

A historically tight labor market is making San Diego companies think hard about how to keep their top talent from leaving for greener pastures.

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Sagara Named CEO of SDG&E

Sempra Energy has named Kevin C. Sagara chairman and CEO of San Diego Gas & Electric Co. The business made the announcement on Aug. 10.

Employment Law Firm Announces Name Change

Berger, Williams & Reynolds LLP, or BWR, is the new name of the downtown law firm specializing in employment and business litigation.

Pico Holdings to Exit La Jolla Amid Management Shakeup

Company announces new CEO, says CFO is leaving.

SDSU Hires New Director of Real Estate Center

Edward Pierzak joins faculty

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Sempra Subsidiary Agrees to $119.5M Legal Settlement

Sempra Energy subsidiary SoCalGas announced on Aug. 8 that it will settle certain legal claims against it stemming from the leak at the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility.

Axis Renewables Opens More International Offices

The new locations will help the company keep up with the growing demand in those regions.

Civic San Diego Closes $10M Tax Credit Investment with Ajinomoto Foods

The investment will help finance the addition of a third manufacturing production line in 2019 in Otay Mesa and is expected to generate close to 100 new jobs in the next two years.

Governor Appoints Higgs Fletcher & Mack Law Firm Partner as Superior Court Judge

Loren Freestone is the ninth attorney from the firm to be named to the bench.

With Impairment Charges, Sempra Swings to 2nd Quarter Loss

Sempra Energy reported a net loss of $561 million, or $2.11 per share, on revenue of $2.56 billion in its second quarter.

Emerald Textiles Acquired

Encore Textile Services has acquired Emerald Textiles, a San Diego-based health care linen service provider.

AMN Reports Record Quarterly Revenue

AMN Healthcare Services Inc., the San Diego-based health care staffing company, reported net income of $35.5 million on revenue of $558.1 million in the second quarter of 2018.

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