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Closing Book on One Firm Opens New Chapter for Attorneys

After a 40-year history, the law firm of Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge will separate into multiple firms: Kirby & Kirby LLP, Noonan Lance Boyer & Banach LLP, Hoge Law Firm, The Law Office of Steven W. Sanchez and The Law Office of Christopher T. Wright.

By Randy Frisch July 14, 2016 3:53 p.m.   $$ Share
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Instacart Extends Grocery Delivery Service to San Diego

San Francisco-headquartered Instacart has extended its retail grocery delivery service to the San Diego market, initially delivering to nine local zip codes across 11 neighborhoods.

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power Acquires Wind Energy Project in Michigan

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power said on July 22 that it acquired the Apple Blossom wind energy project in Michigan for undisclosed terms. The seller was Geronimo Energy LLC.for undisclosed terms. The seller was Geronimo Energy LLC.

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Alaska Airlines Offering New Direct Local Flights to Newark

Alaska Airlines will offer new daily nonstop service between San Diego and Newark, New Jersey, beginning Nov. 21, the carrier and San Diego International Airport officials announced.

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We Cannot Afford TPP and Loss of More Jobs

The boost to the San Diego economy from NAFTA came on the backs of American workers in the rest of the country. NAFTA went into effect in January 1994, and the agreement was supposed to reduce market barriers to trade among the United States, Canada and Mexico to reduce the cost of goods, increase our surplus trade balance with Mexico, reduce our trade deficit with Canada, and create 170,000 jobs a year. Twenty years later, the fallacy of these supposed benefits is well documented.

Good Source Solutions Acquires Louisiana-Based Pon Food Corp.

Carlsbad food distributor Good Source Solutions has acquired Pon Food Corp., a Louisiana-based frozen food distributor, for an undisclosed price.

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Rachna Kumar Named Dean of Alliant School of Management

Rachna Kumar has been appointed dean of Alliant School of Management at Alliant International University.

San Diego Humane Society Appoints Brehler Chief Operating Officer

San Diego Humane Society announced the promotion of Jennifer Brehler to the role of chief operating officer for the organization.

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National University Names Gangaram Singh Permanent Provost

Gangaram Singh, an educator and administrator with a background in leading strategic growth initiatives, has been named provost at National University, the school announced.

Two Local Omni Hotels Impacted by Data Breach

A spokeswoman for Dallas-based Omni Hotels & Resorts confirmed that the company’s properties in downtown San Diego and Carlsbad were among those impacted by a nationwide data breach of customer credit card information.

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SDSU Names New Director of Corky McMillin Center for Real Estate

San Diego State University’s College of Business Administration has named Elaine Worzala as the new director of the Corky McMillin Center for Real Estate.

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Women Membership Is Low on S.D. Boards

LEADERSHIP: Study Also Questions Voting Procedure

San Diego’s public companies have fewer women on their boards than their national counterparts.

University and Physicians Group Create Online Portal to Facilitate Internships

National University, a private, nonprofit university, is joining with a Scripps Health-affiliated physicians group to make it easier for students studying health care administration and public health to land internships from among hundreds of local physician groups, the university announced.

Memorial Honors the Ethics, Actions of Standout Attorneys

The San Diego County Bar Foundation (SDCBF) inducted the 2016 class for the Distinguished Lawyer Memorial, which recognizes local lawyers and judges who have passed away who possessed superior legal skills and high ethical standards.

Civic Leaders Launch Collaboratory for Downtown Innovation

In a nod to the estimated 110 startups downtown, San Diego civic leaders took the wraps off the Collaboratory for Downtown Innovation on June 28.