San Diego Business Journal

Business Calendar for Week of July 28, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 28, 2014.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of July 21, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 21, 2014.

Business Events Calendar for Week of July 21, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 21, 2014.

Illumina Enjoying a Good Sequence of Events

Biotech: Acquisition Boosts Clinical Readiness; Tax Rebates Offered by City

Illumina Inc. has had an eventful few days as the San Diego-based life science company acquired Myraqa, a regulatory and quality consulting firm specializing in in vitro diagnostics, while moving a step closer to securing a tax rebate agreement with the city of San Diego.

The Business Calendar for the Week of July 14, 2014

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of July 14, 2014.

Business Calendar for Week of July 14, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 14, 2014.

The Business Calendar for the Week of July 7, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of July 7, 2014.

Business Calendar for Week of July 7, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the count for the week of July 7, 2014.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of June 30, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled around the county for the week of June 30, 2014.

Business Events Calendar for Week of June 30, 2014

Some of the business events in the county scheduled for the week of June 30, 2014.

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EDF to Sell CID Solar Project

San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy agreed to sell the CID Solar Project to Dominion Exploration & Production.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of June 23, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of June 23, 2014.

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EDF Renewable Agrees to Sell CID Solar Project

San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy agreed to sell the CID Solar Project to Dominion Exploration & Production.

Business Calendar for Week of June 23, 2014

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of June 23, 2014.

The Business Calendar for the Week of June 16, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of June 16, 2014.

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Novatel Wireless Names Interim CEO to Replace Peter Leparulo

Novatel Wireless Inc. announced that its board of directors has appointed Alex Mashinsky interim chief executive officer, replacing Peter Leparulo.

Business Calendar for Week of June 16, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of June 16, 2014.

The Business Calendar for the Week of June 9, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the week of June 9, 2014.

Business Calendar for Week of June 9, 2014

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of June 9, 2014.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of June 2, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the county in the week of June 2, 2014.

Local Better Business Bureau Plans to Launch Mexico Chapter

The Better Business Bureau is planning to bring its services to Mexico.

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Co. Holding Open House and a Job Fair for Veterans and Military Spouses May 29

Intelicare Direct, an outsourced call center and customer support company, is hosting an open house and a job fair for veterans and military spouses from 11:30 a.m.– 2 p.m. May 29.

The Business Calendar for the Week of May 26, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the week of May 26, 2014 in the county.

The Business Calendar for the Week of May 19, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the week of May 19, 2014 in the county.

Business Events Calendar for Week of May 19, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of May 19, 2014.

The Business Calendar for the Week of May 12, 2014

Some of the business events happening around the county for the week of May 12, 2014.

Business Calendar for Week of May 12, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of May 12, 2014.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of May 5, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled for the week of May 5, 2014, in the county.

The Business Calendar for the Week of April 28, 2014

Some of the business events in the county scheduled for the week of April 28, 2014.

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Startup TaxJar Gets Some Big-Name Backing in Funding Round

San Diego-based startup TaxJar has received $600,000 in investment from some top tech industry angels, the company announced Wednesday.

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MD Revolution Raises $7 Million in Series B Round of Financing

MD Revolution Inc. has raised $7 million in a series B round of funding and named two appointments to its board of directors, the company announced.

Ligand to Receive $1 Million Milestone Payment From Onyx

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that it has earned $1 million commercial milestone payment from Onyx Pharmaceuticals.

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Biocom Announces New Executive Director

The Biocom Institute announced that Kristie Grover has resigned as executive director, effective Feb. 28.

United Way Chooses Former Fire Chief As New President, CEO

The United Way of San Diego County has named Kevin Crawford as its president and CEO.

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EU Gives Conditional Approval for Acquisition of Life Technologies

The European Union gave conditional approval to the purchase of Carlsbad-based Life Technologies Corp. by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

5BARz Opening Innovation Center in Sorrento Valley

A company that creates booster technology for strengthening weak cellular signals for voice, data and video reception on cellphones and other such devices announced the opening of an innovation center in Sorrento Valley.

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Executive Profile: Keri Robinson

Keri Robinson is the general manager of The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter and the area managing director for Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Southern California. Robinson is directly responsible for the Westin hotel and provides operational support to the Starwood managed hotels in San Diego and Orange County. She has been with Starwood/ITT Sheraton for 27 years and held various corporate and property level leadership roles in Southern California and the state of Washington.

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Professional Profile: Daniel Ryan

Daniel J. Ryan is executive vice president – regional market director (San Diego) and strategic operations for Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc.

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EXECUTIVE PROFILE: Denise Pirrotti Hummel

Denise Pirrotti Hummel is the CEO and chief strategist for Universal Consensus LLC, a cross-cultural management consulting firm in San Diego, serving Fortune 100 companies, government, military operations, and global organizations worldwide.

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Executive Profile: Larry B. Anderson

Larry B. Anderson is the chief executive officer at Tri-City Medical Center, an acute-care hospital serving northern San Diego County. Since his arrival in 2009, Anderson has transformed the once financially ailing, 397-bed hospital into a profitable, innovative medical center that is a leader in robotic surgery and offers the only spine surgery program in San Diego County, according to the center.

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Executive Profile: Brad Termini

Brad Termini is the founder and co-CEO of Zephyr Partners, a private real estate developer that focuses on niche opportunities in the Southern California housing market. Founded in 2008 with partner Dane Chapin, Zephyr started out with an opportunistic approach to capitalize on a collapsing real estate market.

Executive Profile: Lynn LaChapelle

As a Regional Director of Investment Sales, Lynn LaChapelle executes Capital Markets transactions with a focus on Southern California.

Executive Profile: Joe Terzi

Joe Terzi is the president and CEO of the San Diego Tourism Authority, previously known as the San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau, or ConVis, a nonprofit 501C 6 corporation with a history dating back to 1954.

Professional Profile: Alan Gin

Alan Gin is an economics professor at the University of San Diego.

Executive Profile: Anand Chandrasekher

Anand Chandrasekher is chief marketing officer and senior vice president of Qualcomm Inc. He joined the company in August 2012, after nearly 25 years at Intel.

Executive Profile: Sharon Lawrence

Sharon Lawrence is president and CEO of Voices for Children, a nonprofit organization that provides volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) to foster children throughout the region to ensure their needs are met in the courtroom, classroom and community.

Executive Profile: Jack Giacomini

“Jack” Giacomini is a third generation hotelier with a record of achievement as hotel manager, owner, and chairman of Hotel Managers Group LLC. with headquarters in San Diego which operates more than 20 hotels throughout the western U.S.

Professional Profile: Janice Brown

Janice Brown is the founder and CEO of Brown Law Group, a leading San Diego business litigation boutique firm that specializes in all aspects of employment law and business litigation.

Executive Profile: Mike Barone

Mike Barone is the founder and CEO of Intercare Insurance Solutions, an insurance broker. Intercare is dedicated to challenging the status quo to help people and organizations become healthier and more productive, according to the firm.

Executive Profile: Brian Scott

Brian Scott is the chief financial officer of AMN Healthcare, an innovator in health-care workforce solutions, including managed services programs, recruitment process outsourcing, and the placement of health-care professionals into temporary and permanent positions.

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