Reliant Funding Names Steven Kietz as Chief Marketing Officer

San Diego-based alternative lender Reliant Funding has hired Steven Kietz as chief marketing officer.

$10M Apartment Complex Being Developed in Lake Murray Neighborhood

A $10 million apartment complex in La Mesa’s Lake Murray neighborhood is being developed by SENTRE, a San-Diego-based commercial real estate investment firm.

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NuVasive Launches 3D-Printed Titanium Implant

Medical device and surgery company NuVasive has launched Modulus XLIF, titanium implants that are 3-D-printed, expanding the company’s surgical offerings.

WD-40 Reports FY2017 Results

Specialty chemical producer WD-40 Co. reported net income of $52.9 million, or $3.72 per diluted share, on revenue of $380.5 million for its 2017 fiscal year, which ended Aug. 31.

Housing Federation Director Appointed to CivicS.D. Board

San Diego Housing Federation Executive Director Stephen Russell has been appointed to Civic San Diego’s (CivicSD) board of directors.

San Diego-Based eSUB Partnering With Software Co. Autodesk

San Diego-based eSUB Construction Software, a software-as-a-service company that provides subcontractors with project management and labor tracking programs, has partnered with San Rafael-based software company Autodesk Inc. to expand its offerings.

Arcturus Therapeutics Partnering With Pharma Giant on Infectious Diseases

Arcturus Therapeutics Inc., a small local biotech that reversed its way into the public markets a few weeks ago, has struck a comprehensive research deal with pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson.

Chula Vista Courts Amazon With $400 Million Worth of Incentives

Chula Vista is holding out $400 million worth of incentives to become Amazon’s second headquarters city.

Shoe Co. Wants San Diego and U.S. to 'Live Barefoot'

A series of serendipitous events has inspired the company to make San Diego its hub for an expansion into the American market.

San Diego Private Bank's Parent Co. Reports Increase in Earnings, Assets

Private Bancorp of America, the parent company of San Diego Private Bank, announced an 8 percent year-over-year increase in quarterly earnings Oct. 18.

Golden Hill Apartment Complex Sells for $2.07 Million

A Golden Hill apartment complex has sold for $2.07 million in an all-cash deal.

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Valley View Casino Announces $50 Million Expansion Plans

Valley View Casino & Hotel northeast of Escondido announced plans to expand, on Oct. 17.

CareFusion to Lay Off Up to 81 Employees in San Diego

Medical device maker CareFusion will eliminate about 81 positions in San Diego as part of a strategic shift.

Special Guests Announced for the Veteran and Military Entrepreneur Conference & Awards

Rear Admiral Yancy B. Lindsey, Commander, Navy Region Southwest; and Rear Admiral Allie Coetzee Leslie, Deputy Administrator of the US Small Business Administration will be attending the 2017 Veteran and Military Entrepreneur awards dinner.

Qualcomm Names New Chief Marketing Officer

Qualcomm Inc. has gone to Silicon Valley for its new chief marketing officer.

Northrop Grumman Receives $15.2 million Navy Contract for Fire Scout Work

The U.S. Navy awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. a $15.2 million contract modification to integrate specialized radar equipment into its Fire Scout unmanned helicopter.

Karolyn Dale Name VP of Development for Junior Achievement of San Diego County

Junior Achievement of San Diego County (JA) has hired Karolyn Dale as the nonprofit organization’s new vice president of development.

Escondido Apartment Complex Sells for $2.62 Million

An Escondido apartment complex at 333 N. Jupiter St. has been sold for $2.625 million.

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Qualcomm Inc.'s Latest Endeavor: Making Movies

Qualcomm Inc.’s wide-ranging ad campaign pointing to its role in creating the smartphone ecosystem has covered billboards and hit the TV. Now it has taken a turn into film.

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Ionis Earns $10M Milestone Payment From Biogen

Carlsbad drugmaker Ionis Pharmaceuticals has earned $10 million from its Big Pharma partner Biogen for taking one of its experimental drugs to the clinic.