SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
Viewpoint Equities of San Diego has purchased two Mission Valley office buildings for a total of $9.9 million, according to Colliers International, which brokered the transaction.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc.’s Public Safety & Security Solutions division recently received some $4.25 million in security system integration awards at New York’s World Trade Center facility.
Jack in the Box Inc. named a chief marketing officer and announced two other promotions.
Volcano Corp. has authorized a $200 million share repurchase program — which is in line with the advice from an activist investor who is reportedly grooming the company as an acquisition target.
The downtown San Diego office tower at 450 B. St., known locally as the Bank of America Tower, has been sold for $73 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
San Diego-based Orexigen Therapeutics Inc. is planning a $100 million offering of convertible senior notes, the company announced.
ResMed Inc., a San Diego-based medical device maker, has bought Unimedis, a distributor of equipment for treating sleep-disordered breathing operating in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The U.S. Navy recently awarded Raytheon Co. a $32.4 million contract for electronics services.
Hisense Group, one of China’s top TV and electronics manufacturers, is using a MaxLinear tuner, the MxL661 in a new line of televisions.
Northrop Grumman recently received a $13.9 million award from the U.S. Navy, for logistics services related to its Fire Scout unmanned helicopters.
A unit of San Diego-based Pacifica Cos. has purchased Emeritus at Escondido, an assisted-living health-care facility, for approximately $3 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
The California Coastal Commission will review plans for a new 650-room hotel complex at Liberty Station in Point Loma, proposed by a unit of San Diego-based The Corky McMillin Cos.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: PSMI) has opened new lab facilities and expanded technical resources at its sales offices in the United Kingdom, Korea and China, the company announced.
San Diego companies will be well represented at the 25th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference set for Dec. 3-4 in New York City.
The city of San Diego is seeking California Coastal Commission authority to allow restaurants and tasting rooms at microbreweries located in industrial areas adjacent to coastal zones.
Some of the business events happening around the county for the week of Dec. 2, 2013.
La Jolla-based Pico Holdings Inc. recently reported net income of $8.2 million for its third quarter of fiscal 2013, up from a $5.3 million loss posted in the same quarter of 2012.
The California Coastal Commission is reviewing plans by University of California, San Diego for a new scenic walkway and vista point on the Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus in La Jolla.
Market conditions are no longer right for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. to refinance a $625 million bond, company CEO Eric DeMarco said recently.
A scientist from a private San Diego company was part of a multinational effort to make nuclear fusion better suited for commercial power production.