San Diego County could increase its GDP by $23 billion within 10 years by reducing gender inequities in the workplace, according to a McKinsey Global Institute report.
San Diego is poised to become an unstoppable force in the global economy. The region is home to 34 percent more STEM workers than the national average, ranks third in the U.S. for patent intensity and has the sixth highest rate of income mobility.
Ballast Point said April 19 it’s crafting a specially-brewed beer to mark its partnership with the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC).
BREWING: She Increased Membership, Built Relations With Tourism Groups
When Paige McWey, 31, first started at the San Diego Brewers Guild as executive administrator, she was handed all of the nonprofit’s most important files in a single box and a flash drive.
CIVIC: $17M Facility, Programs Prompt NOAA To Seek East Coast Site
The $17 million Living Lab project that’s nearing completion in City Heights was designed to help the Ocean Discovery Institute kindle a passion for science among students in the inner-city neighborhood.
The Fortune 500 energy services holding company has made several executive appointments.
Shelley Addy will work to advance the San Diego-based company’s comprehensive workforce management suite, as well as oversee its internal human resources needs.
LEADERSHIP: Program Seeks to Train a Million Women and Men, Too
Seeking to empower women to excel in the workplace, National University is preparing to offer training in women’s leadership through its Institute for Leadership Synergy.
To Build A Diverse Workforce, Companies Must Recognize Bias, Redo Hiring and Development Processes
Because achieving diversity in the workplace requires an ongoing commitment, many businesses in San Diego County are working to develop more inclusive recruiting, hiring, and promotion practices.
CIVIC: Information Exchange Efforts to Be Shared at Conference
An information exchange system that allows the San Diego region’s social service agencies to share data to better serve those in need will be showcased at an April conference.
Tyson & Mendes LLP launched the Autonomous Vehicles Liability Litigation practice group.
BUILD: Buildings Aim for Performance-Based Ranking
When Palomar College set out to replace eight small maintenance and operations buildings scattered around campus, school officials said they wanted something that would stand out as a model of energy and water conservation and meet other measurements of sustainability.
LEGAL: Avoiding It Can Be Tricky for Law Firms
A Carlsbad spine surgery company recently sued a law firm, highlighting a thicket of conflict-of-interest issues lawyers wade through in choosing clients.
Ronald Giannotti has been appointed as COO of Toft Group Executive Search, a San Diego-based firm centered on executive searches in life sciences and health care.