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Innovative Product Releases to Help Increase Annual Sales
Sony Electronics Inc., the San Diego-based audio/video electronics and information technology products manufacturer, continues to increase its product line.
Co. Expects to Test Markets Next Year
BlueNalu, a food company producing seafood directly from fish cells, is among 28 semifinalists for the $15 million XPRIZE Feed the Next Billion, organizers of the competition announced.
Mission Federal Credit Union has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the San Diego Padres.
FINANCE: Group Attracts More Than $5 Million For Latest Annual Fund
The San Diego chapter of the Tech Coast Angels, the region’s largest network of investors in early-stage companies, has raised over $5 million for its annual fund surpassing last year’s amount of $4.7 million.
BIOTECH: Co. Working on Genetic Therapy for Hair Loss
Stemson Therapeutics, a biotech company working on a cure for hair loss, closed a $15 million Series A funding round on July 15.
The Coromega Company Drops Pup Packets
The Coromega Company, Inc., the Vista-based maker of nutritional supplements, wants furry friends to get their nutriments, too.
Demand for Life Science Space Reaches Record Levels
Demand for life science space is reaching record levels as venture capital money pours into the region.
RETAIL: Both Expect Annual Revenues to Drastically Increase
Two San Diego companies have made it through Walmart’s Open Call.
First In-Person Event Hosted at Sotheby’s
Fashion Week San Diego (FWSD) is taking New York. The organization is marking its return to in-person events with “The Art and Beauty Behind Fashion,” to be hosted in New York City on July 24.
The San Diego Workforce Partnership along with help from the city of San Diego, is expanding three workforce training programs that help underrepresented communities secure quality jobs and help them start meaningful careers in both he public and private sector.
Former Coronado Base C.O. Takes ‘Navy Mayor’ Post; Bolivar Retires
San Diego has a new “Navy mayor.” Rear Adm. Stephen D. Barnett relieved Rear Adm. Bette Bolivar as commander, Navy Region Southwest during a change of command ceremony on July 16 at Naval Base Coronado.
BEVERAGES: Co. to Remain in San Diego
Suja Life, LLC, the Oceanside-based organic, cold-pressed juice company, has been sold.
Taking High Quality Seafood to Local Retailers
PureFish, founded in 2002 and headquartered in Bankers Hill, is taking its high-quality seafood to local retailers.
Normal Heights Project Draws Both Design Praise, Criticism
A Normal Heights apartment project has drawn praise and criticism for its distinctive design and appearance.
Weekend Bookings Beyond 2019 Numbers
R.A. Rauch and Associates, a San Diego-based hospitality company with three hotels in the county, is continuing to see business increase post COVID-19.
BIOTECH: Sarah Boyce Speaks About Completely Virtual IPO Process
The past year has changed everything about what it means for a biotech company to go public, according to Avidity Biosciences President and CEO Sarah Boyce.
Surveying the Changing Business Landscape in San Diego
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every facet of life, including how businesses operate.
Endera, the San Diego-based all-electric commercial vehicle company is adding Joe Pritchard as a member of its board.
NONPROFIT: He Says It Is a Privilege to Serve Such a Reputable Organization
Dan Shea has been CEO of Feeding San Diego since November 2020, the county's leading hunger relief and food rescue organization. He served as interim CEO starting in July 2020.
TRADE: 21st Century Border Crossing to Expand Capacity
A new port of entry at the U.S.-Mexico Border in Otay Mesa is scheduled to open in late 2024.
USS San Diego Pauses for Maintenance, Modernization and Repair
The U.S. Navy awarded BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair a $90.3 million firm-fixed-price contract for shipyard work on the USS San Diego.
The Wise Ox Launches in November in Carlsbad
Trust Restaurant Group, the Hillcrest-based hospitality group founded in 2016, is taking its butcher shop, food and beverage concept to North County.
FINANCE: Firm Raised $160M Oversubscribed Debut Fund
Seaside Equity Partners has emerged with its debut fund closing $160 million from investors, becoming one of San Diego’s largest private equity firms.
Awarded $10,000 to Continue to Scale the Co.
San Diego Bar, a locally headquartered company that manufactures all natural, raw, vegan and gluten free bars, was recently named the winner of the Samuel Adams “Brewing the American Dream” San Diego Pitch Room Competition.