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The Billion Dollar Club San Diego public companies with more than $1 billion in revenue in 2018

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Nikhil Varaiya

Seven of the top 10 public companies based in San Diego from a decade ago are alive and well and still headquartered locally, raising the question: What gives a company staying power?

The San Diego Business Journal’s 2009 Book of Lists included the following 10 public companies as the largest in terms of annual revenue: Sempra Energy, Qualcomm, SAIC, Jack in the Box, Leap Wireless, Invitrogen, AMN Healthcare, Callaway Golf Co...

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