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The La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians, which previously operated a small casino on its reservation near Palomar Mountain in northern inland San Diego County, has plans to get back into the business — with a casino and a hotel.
U.S. Commerce Department Secretary Penny Pritzker has reappointed Carol Wallace, president and CEO of San Diego Convention Center Corp, to the department’s national Travel and Tourism Advisory Board.
Two veterans of transportation industry financing have joined forces to form a new San Diego-based investment advisory firm.
San Diego-based Phil’s BBQ is opening a second location at Petco Park, set to debut March 30 on opening day for the San Diego Padres.
Some of the business events happening in the county for the week of March 24, 2014.
Dining: System Automates Vaccine Management Tasks Frequently Done By Hand
The developers of a vaccine storage and handling system they call the “world’s smartest refrigerator … that will help make vaccines more widely available” are hoping doctors will agree and put the devices in their offices.
San Diego-based AleSmith Brewing Co. has signed a $9.7 million lease to occupy a 105,600-square-foot industrial building in Miramar, where it plans to quintuple the size of its current craft beer-making operations in that neighborhood.
In a move that surprised many, the San Diego Opera announced it will cease operations after this season ends on April 14.
Vince Mudd, chief operating officer at Carrier Johnson + Culture, was elected president of the 2014 National University Holiday Bowl and the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl by the bowl association’s board of directors.
Spy Inc., a Carlsbad maker of sunglasses and goggles, reported a net loss of $1.27 million, or 10 cents per share, on net sales of $8.62 million during the fourth quarter of 2013.
Pasadena-based Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, a fast-casual build-your-own pizza restaurant, plans a second-quarter opening for its new eatery in Encinitas.
Some of the business events happening around the county for the week of March 24, 2014.
The U.S. Open Championship golf tournament will return to Torrey Pines Golf Course in 2021.
Suja Juice Co. was named the title sponsor for the 2014 San Diego Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Half Marathon on June 1.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: SEAS), the Orlando-based operator of SeaWorld San Diego, reported record revenue of more than $1.46 billion for 2013, up 3 percent from 2012, despite a nationwide year-over-year decline in visitors.