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Venter Retires as Chairman of Synthetic Genomics Board

J. Craig Venter has retired as chairman of the Synthetic Genomics board, according to a company news release.

Vista’s DJO Global Laying Off 187 Employees, Relocating to Texas

DJO Global, which grew from a garage startup to become one of North County’s largest private employers, is laying off 187 local employees and relocating its headquarters to Texas.

A Tale of Two Well- Positioned Submarkets

For the past five years Mission Valley has been the hottest submarket in San Diego County for office space, racking up 683 deals.

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Company Success Will Be Community Success at New Accelerator

ECONOMY: City-Funded Program Aims for More Diversity, Opportunity

The second floor of the Joe and Vi Jacobs Center in southeast San Diego feels familiar and anodyne, like a place you’d go to get help with your taxes or attend a Toastmasters meeting.

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Flooding Incident Prompts Up to 1,493 NASSCO Layoffs

General Dynamics NASSCO said it plans to lay off part of its workforce because of a flooding incident in a dry dock in mid-July.

Cybersecurity Startup AttackIQ Raises $5.5M in Salesforce Ventures-Led Deal

Company tests clients' cybersecurity software to determine if and how hackers could penetrate.

Tech Companies Expanding In UTC

Leases signed with Irvine Company

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Sorrento Mesa Land Sold For Undisclosed Price

Land will be developed for industrial tenants

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Westcore Properties Sells San Bernardino Warehouse

DHL purchased the property

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Software Startup Seismic Reports Triple-Digit Revenue Growth

Sales and marketing enablement company says its platform played a role in 11 million of sales interactions in the first six months of the year.

Local Device Cos. See Solid Quarterly Results

MEDICINE: National Picture Expecting 4% to 5% Growth

Four major medical device companies based in San Diego recently delivered strong quarterly results, lifting their stocks and growth outlooks.

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Merlin Teams Up to Expand Its UAV Services

DEFENSE: 3 Cos. Coming Together Will Handle Variety of Roles

“Bob, 51 & Brian, 49, will start a company to support Big Safari and make things happen, with planning starting in 2007 and operations in 2008.”

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La Jolla Institute Researcher Lands $2.24M Grant

Ferhat Ay with the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology was awarded a $2.24 million grant to for research into genetic variation and disease risk.

SD 500 Update: Grantmakers CEO Sees Active Role Following Retirement

Nancy Jamison says her decision to retire from the role of president and CEO of San Diego Grantmakers at the end of 2018 emanates from her desire for a schedule with a different pace and the realization that it is time for someone else to take a turn with a great organization.

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Co. Creates Platform to Facilitate and Follow In-Store Transactions

TECH: Co. Creates Platform to Facilitate and Follow In-Store Transactions

As much as companies assert their uniquenesses, some users see little difference between using Uber or Lyft to hail a ride via smartphone or Livingsocial instead of Groupon for local deals.

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Airspace Technologies Raises $8M For 'Next-Gen' Delivery Network, Software Platform

Nick Bulcao and Ryan Rusnak founded Airspace in 2015.

Rady’s Expands Services in Riverside with New Facility

Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego recently held a grand opening for a medical plaza in southwest Riverside County, with the dual goal of consolidating outpatient operations and reaching more patients.

Turtle Beach Increases Revenue 218 Percent

Turtle Beach Corp., a maker of gaming headsets and accessories, reported net income of $6.3 million on net revenue of $60.8 million.

TRUSTED ADVISORS: California’s Sweeping Consumer Privacy Law

What Companies Need To Know To Mitigate Their Risk

On the heels of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California passed the strictest privacy law in the country, giving consumers unprecedented control over their personal data and imposing new penalties on businesses that don’t comply.

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.

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