SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
San Diego City Council recently voted 7-0 not to appeal a court ruling that invalidated the funding mechanism for a planned $520 million expansion of the San Diego Convention Center.
OneRoof Energy Inc., a residential solar services provider and wholly owned subsidiary of One Roof Energy Group Inc., announced today that it has reached an agreement with an unrelated third party securing equity for a $58 million residential solar financing fund.
Turtle Beach Corp., a designer of audio products, and Twitch, a live video platform and community for gamers, announced the extension of their exclusive partnership.
San Diego County’s contracts awarded for future construction rose 42 percent in value from a year ago in the first seven months of 2014, according to the latest data from McGraw Hill Construction.
The U.S. Navy said on Aug. 27 that it awarded Solpac Construction Inc., doing business as Soltek Pacific Construction, a $6.8 million task order to restore, modernize and reconfigure the interior and utilities in the ophthalmology department at Naval Medical Center San Diego.
Venture capital funding for the life sciences sector reached $2.5 billion in 195 deals nationally for the second quarter of 2014, according to a new report by MoneyTree and PricewaterhouseCoopers, based on data provided by Thomson Reuters.
Comerica Bank’s California Economic Activity Index grew in June, advancing 0.4 percent to a level of 113.3.
With the end of the legislative session in sight, the author of the remaining Internet poker bill in the California Legislature called it quits, saying he will try again in the 2015-16 session.
Vista International Inc. of San Francisco has purchased the 96-unit Tanglewood Apartments in Escondido for approximately $10.8 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
San Diego-based Tocagen Inc. announced Wayne Saville has been named vice president of clinical development and Mary Rose Keller has been named vice president of clinical operations.
Locale Advisors Inc. of San Diego has purchased an office building in the city’s Governor Park neighborhood for approximately $3.9 million, according to a statement from the real estate investment firm.
West Coast Development of Mission Viejo has purchased a Mission Valley office building for approximately $3.3 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
Qualcomm Inc. President Derek Aberle and a delegation from the San Diego company met Aug. 21 in Beijing with Chinese regulators in an attempt to resolve concerns raised by the Chinese government.
The U.S. Navy said on Aug. 25 that it awarded BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair a contract for dry-dock work to the Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Lake Erie.
San Diego-based Pinnacle Hotels USA has completed a $3.5 million renovation of the Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown hotel.
An administrative law judge at the International Trade Commission ruled in favor of San Diego-based ResMed against Chinese medical device maker BMC Medical Co. Ltd. in a patent infringement case.
Telik Inc., a San Diego-based oncology drug development company, announced it has received a $1.5 million contract from the National Cancer Institute.
San Diego-based Indus Technology Inc. said that it received a U.S. Navy contract that could be worth up to $7.8 million over five years if the Navy exercises all of its options.
San Diego-based Kid Ventures, which operates “edutainment” facilities with children’s activities and adjacent café areas for parents, plans a December opening at Liberty Station in Point Loma.
Opponents of an approved hike in San Diego’s minimum wage have begun circulating petitions to place the matter before voters, following City Council’s recent override of a mayoral veto.