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Zeeto Is Bringing Much More to the Table With This Employee Perk

Many tech startups go to great lengths these days to impress top talent with workplace perks, but San Diego-based Zeeto Inc. has just upped the bar.

By Brittany Meiling April 23, 2017 1:07 p.m. share »

Convention Center, Balboa Park Get Green-Building Status Upgrades

Two of the city’s longtime visitor mainstays — the San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park — recently marked key sustainability certifications under the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.

By Lou Hirsh April 23, 2017 1:05 p.m. share »

Arena Raises $79.4M in Common Stock Offering

Local drugmaker Arena Pharmaceuticals has raised $79.4 million in an offering of its common stock, the company announced April 21.

By Brittany Meiling April 23, 2017 1:05 p.m. share »

The Business Calendar for the Week of April 24, 2017

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of April 24, 2017, and beyond.

By Steve Adamek April 23, 2017 1:04 p.m. share »

SDG&E Signs Contracts for Five Energy Storage Facilities

San Diego Gas & Electric Co. said it signed contracts for five new lithium-ion battery storage facilities, meant to store electricity from wind, solar or fossil fuel plants for future use.

By Brad Graves April 23, 2017 1:04 p.m. share »

Touch Base With Top Tech Execs at Huge Awards Event at Petco Park

Tickets to one of San Diego’s most popular high-tech gatherings are on sale now.

By SDBJ Staff April 23, 2017 1:03 p.m. share »
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CityMark Completes Apartment Project in Lemon Grove

San Diego-headquartered CityMark Development recently completed and opened Celsius, a new 84-unit apartment building in the East County city of Lemon Grove with an approximate development cost of $20 million.

By Lou Hirsh April 23, 2017 1:02 p.m. share »

Business Outlook Index Is Optimistic

Optimism about the business climate remains steady among San Diego businesses, according to the latest Business Outlook Index from the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, which the organization publishes as part of a monthly economic report.

By Sarah de Crescenzo April 23, 2017 1:01 p.m. share »

ViaSat Receives $13.7M Pentagon Contract

The Pentagon said it awarded Carlsbad-based ViaSat Inc. a $13.7 million contract to produce ground transceivers for its Blue Force Tracker 2 program.

By Brad Graves April 23, 2017 12:59 p.m. share »

Business Calendar for April 24, 2017

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of April 24, 2017, and beyond.

By Steve Adamek April 21, 2017 3:36 p.m. share »
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Developer Completes Apartment Project in Lemon Grove

San Diego-headquartered CityMark Development recently completed and opened Celsius, a new 84-unit apartment building in the East County city of Lemon Grove with an approximate development cost of $20 million.

By Lou Hirsh April 21, 2017 3:17 p.m. share »

Convention Center and Balboa Park Get Green-Building Status Upgrades

Two of the city’s longtime visitor mainstays — the San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park – recently marked key sustainability certifications under the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.

By Lou Hirsh April 21, 2017 2:57 p.m. share »

Arena Pharmaceuticals Raises $79.4M in Common Stock Offering

Local drugmaker Arena Pharmaceuticals has raised $79.4 million in an offering of its common stock, the company announced April 21.

By Brittany Meiling April 21, 2017 2:50 p.m. share »
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Zeeto Brings Much More to the Table With This Employee Perk

Many tech startups go to great lengths these days to impress top talent with workplace perks, but San Diego-based Zeeto Inc. has just upped the bar.

By Brittany Meiling April 21, 2017 11:52 a.m. share »

Cubic Global Defense to Share $231 Million Army Contract

Cubic Global Defense is among 10 contractors that will split a five-year, $231 million U.S. Army contract announced on April 19.

By Brad Graves April 20, 2017 5:05 p.m. share »
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Scripps Health Sells Former Hospice Property in Hillcrest for $20 Million

San Diego’s Scripps Health has sold a former hospice facility that it owns in Hillcrest to a Houston-based investment company for $20 million. Camden USA Inc. plans to build a multifamily project on the eight-acre property at 4311 Third Ave., according to CoStar Group and public data.

By Lou Hirsh April 20, 2017 4:57 p.m. share »

Mast Merger Vote Faces Delay

Mast Therapeutics Inc., a local public biotech in the process of being acquired by Austin-based Savara Inc., may have to postpone its meeting to vote on the planned merger.

By Brittany Meiling April 20, 2017 4:47 p.m. share »

Canadian Government Awards Cubic Corp. $4.5 Million Contract

Cubic Corp. said on April 20 that it received a $4.5 million contract from the government of Canada to replace an obsolete data communications network and exercise control center.

By Brad Graves April 20, 2017 4:43 p.m. share »

Seacoast Commerce Reports Q1 Net Income of $1.6 Million

Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings, the parent company of Rancho Bernardo-based Seacoast Commerce Bank, reported net income of $1.6 million in the first quarter of the year, a 7.4 percent decrease compared to the same time last year when the company’s income was $1.7 million.

By Sarah de Crescenzo April 20, 2017 3:47 p.m. share »

IriSys' Deal with National Cancer Institute Doubles to $6 Million

Local drugmaker IriSys LLC announced Thursday that its contract with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has doubled in value from $3 million to $6 million.

By Brittany Meiling April 20, 2017 3:28 p.m. share »