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Dexcom Sees Return in Demand

Co. Reported 34% Revenue Jump Year Over Year Despite COVID-19

Dexcom Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM), which makes continuous glucose monitors, posted strong revenue and earnings for its fiscal second quarter for its continuous glucose monitors.

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Longfellow Expands San Diego Holdings

Acquires Three-Building Creekside Office Campus in Sorrento Valley

Longfellow Real Estate Partners has acquired a three-building Creekside office campus in Sorrento Valley as the Boston-based firm further expands its San Diego holdings with more purchases likely.

Nanome Partners With Fujitsu

Nanome a virtual reality software company has entered into an agreement with Fujitsu.

La Mesa Office Building Sold

Building is 4,518 square feet

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Women's Venture Summit Goes Virtual

Women's Venture Summit will host its seventh annual event virtual on Sept. 18-19.

San Marcos Building Sold For Nearly $2.6M

Building includes office space

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Poway Industrial Building Sold

Building is 13,431 square feet

Stone Brewing Hires New CEO

HOSPITALITY: Maria Stipp Brings a ‘Meld of Skills’

Maria Stipp is no stranger to the executive suite. From 2015 till March of this year, she was CEO of Lagunitas Brewing Company, now owned by Heineken International and with revenue of $228 million in 2016. Now, Stipp has added a new title to her impressive resume. Effective Sept. 14, Stipp is the new CEO of Stone Brewing.

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Contractor Rules in Flux

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.

Acquisition Sparks Life Science Market Push

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.

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Citadel Defense Gets $12.2M Contract for Anti-Drone Tech

Specific Defense Department Customer Was Not Disclosed

Port of San Diego CEO Announces Retirement

Coniglio’s retirement date has not been set.

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Sports Arena Redevelopment Gears Up

PROPERTY: $2B Project Will Be Game Changer for Midway District

The long-anticipated redevelopment of San Diego’s Midway District has started with the selection of a team led by Brookfield Properties to take over the 48-acre site of the San Diego sports area.

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South Korean Firm Purchases Systran

TECHNOLOGY: Deal Will Help Translation Co. Grow New Products

Systran, a leading provider of language translation software products, has been acquired by Korean institutional investors to further accelerate growth.

Big Wednesday

The deadline has been extended for Nonprofit Board Service Certification through a partnership of The Nonprofit Institute at the University of San Diego and United Way of San Diego County.

Tech Coast Angels Launches $4M Annual Fund

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.

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Birch Aquarium Makes STEM Approachable for Students

EDUCATION: Virtual Youth and School Group Programs Cater to Multiple Ages

Inspired by the success of its Virtual Summer Learning Adventure Camps, which served 1,361 students, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego has launched a couple of new online education offerings catering to both teachers and parents.

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Omnitracs to Buy Vehicle Tech Provider SmartDrive for $450M

TECHNOLOGY: Two Companies’ Systems Complement Each Other

SmartDrive Systems, which offers video safety and telematics technology to operators of big-rig trucks and transit vehicles, has agreed to be bought by Dallas-based Omnitracs LLC.

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Chula Vista Retail Building Sold

Building will be remodeled

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Gets $15.5M Contract

BD to Help Military’s COVID Fight by Providing Automated Medication Dispensing Cabinets

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in July and August.

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