San Diego Business Journal

Star-Studded Financing Round Closes for Suja Juice

San Diego-based Suja Juice Co. announced the close of a financing round in excess of $20 million.

EvoNexus Puts Out Call for Incubator Applicants

TECH: Opportunity For Startups to Get Workspace, Exposure

Technology incubator EvoNexus has announced its open call for applications from startups competing to enter its locations, the group said.

Suja Juice Announces Close of $20 Million Star-Studded Financing Round

San Diego-based Suja Juice Co. announced the close of a financing round in excess of $20 million.

Business Calendar for Week of February 9, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of February 9, 2015, and beyond.

EvoNexus Calls for Applications From Startups for Incubator Program

Technology incubator EvoNexus has announced its open call for applications from startups competing to enter its locations, the group said.

Qualcomm Highlights Strong Product Pipeline for Snapdragon

Qualcomm Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies Inc., has a customer design pipeline in excess of 60 premium tier mobile devices based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor. New devices based on Snapdragon 810 include the LG G Flex2 and the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro, with many additional devices expected to be announced in the coming days and months.

Verimatrix Names Padgett CFO

San Diego-based Verimatrix, which specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multinetwork, multiscreen digital TV services, announced that Charles Padgett has been named chief financial officer.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of February 2, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of February 2, 2015, and beyond.

Software Developer ImageWare Announces $12M Direct Offering

ImageWare Systems Inc., a San Diego-based developer of mobile and cloud-based identity management software, announced a $12 million registered direct offering of convertible preferred stock.

NewSchool of Architecture Chosen to Host Global One-Day Event

NewSchool of Architecture & Design said it has been selected as the West Coast venue for World Information Architecture Day (WIAD) 2015, a global one-day event Feb. 21 that focuses on improving how digital technologies intersect with everyday life.

Business Calendar for Week of February 2, 2015

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of February 2, 2015, and beyond.

ImageWare Systems Conducting $12 Million Direct Offering

ImageWare Systems Inc., a San Diego-based developer of mobile and cloud-based identity management software, announced a $12 million registered direct offering of convertible preferred stock.

NewSchool of Architecture to Host World Information Architecture Day Event

NewSchool of Architecture & Design said it has been selected as the West Coast venue for World Information Architecture Day (WIAD) 2015, a global one-day event Feb. 21 that focuses on improving how digital technologies intersect with everyday life.

EDF Renewable Energy Announces Commercial Operation of Hereford Wind Project

San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy announced recently that the 200-megawatt Hereford Wind Project in Texas reached commercial operation in December. In addition, tax equity financing closed with BNY Mellon and MUFG Union Bank N.A. Financial details were not disclosed.

SCS Engineers Chosen to Provide Services on Imperial Beach Project

SCS Engineers have been contracted by Project Design Consultants to provide environmental consulting services on the City of Imperial Beach’s Palm Avenue Mixed Use and Commercial Corridor Master Plan Project, according to SCS.

The Business Calendar for the Week of January 26, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 26, 2015, and beyond.

Financial Planner Rojeck Begins Term as Chair of National Board

San Diegan Richard Rojeck has begun his role as Chair of the Board of Directors for Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc., a nonprofit that certifies more than 71,000 professionals as Certified Financial Planners.

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Clothing Company prAna Planning Encinitas Retail Location

Carlsbad-based apparel company prAna announced its plans to open an Encinitas store in the spring of this year.

MiraCosta, Mesa Colleges Part of Pilot Program

EDUCATION: Two Local Schools Among 15 Chosen in the State

MiraCosta College and Mesa College have been given the initial OK by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors to host pilot baccalaureate programs.

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Encinitas Retail Location Planned for Clothing Company prAna

Carlsbad-based apparel company prAna announced its plans to open an Encinitas store in the spring of this year.

Business Events Calendar for Week of January 26, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 26, 2015, and beyond.

SCS Chosen for Environmental Consulting on I.B. Commercial Corridor Project

SCS Engineers have been contracted by Project Design Consultants to provide environmental consulting services on the City of Imperial Beach’s Palm Avenue Mixed Use and Commercial Corridor Master Plan Project, according to SCS.

Rojeck Assumes Chair Role for Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards

San Diegan Richard Rojeck has begun his role as Chair of the Board of Directors for Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc., a nonprofit organization that certifies more than 71,000 professionals as Certified Financial Planners.

Mesa, MiraCosta Colleges Chosen for Pilot Baccalaureate Programs

MiraCosta College and Mesa College have been given the initial OK by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors meeting to host pilot baccalaureate programs.

The Business Calendar for the Week of January 19, 2015

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of January 19, 2015.

TVC Raises $115M for Equity Fund

San Diego-based TVC Capital, a software-focused growth equity firm, announced the closing of TVC Capital III with $115 million in capital commitments.

Business Calendar for Week of Jan. 19, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 19, 2015, and beyond.

TVC Capital Closes $115 Million Fund

San Diego-based TVC Capital, a software-focused growth equity firm, announced the closing of TVC Capital III with $115 million in capital commitments.

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Barney & Barney Names Berk Its New CFO

San Diego-based Barney & Barney Insurance Services LLC, a division of Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, named Steven Berk its new chief financial officer.

ImageWare Joins Tech Partner Program of New York Company

San Diego-based ImageWare Systems Inc., a developer of mobile and cloud-based identity management solutions, announced it is participating in the CA Technologies Tech Partner Program with an advanced partner membership status.

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Arcturus Partners With Canadian Company for Manufacture of RNA Medicines

San Diego-based Arcturus Therapeutics and Canadian company Precision NanoSystems announced a partnership for the manufacture of RNA medicines.

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PriceSmart Inc. Reports Q1 Results for Fiscal 2015

PriceSmart Inc. said its net warehouse club sales increased 7.9 percent to $636.4 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 which ended November 30, 2014, compared with $589.7 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of January 12, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 12, 2015, and beyond.

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PriceSmart announces First Quarter Results

PriceSmart Inc. said its net warehouse club sales increased 7.9 percent to $636.4 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 which ended November 30, 2014, compared with $589.7 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014.

Business Events Calendar for Week of January 12, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 12, 2015, and beyond.

SDG&E’s New East County Substation Is Operational

San Diego Gas & Electric announced that the new East County Substation project has been energized and is now operating as an integral part of SDG&E’s electric transmission system.

Petco Stops Selling Dog and Cat Treats Made in China

Petco Animal Supplies Inc. announced it has removed all China-made dog and cat treats from shelves at more than 1,300 retail stores nationwide, including Unleashed by Petco stores and online at Petco.com, making it the first national pet specialty retailer to complete such a move, according to the company.

EDF Orders 150 Megawatts of Wind Turbine Generators

San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy said it has placed a firm order with Vestas Wind Systems A/S for 150 megawatts of wind turbine generators, closing the books on the master supply agreement announced in September 2013, with orders totaling 1,094 MW.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of Jan. 5, 2015

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of January 5, 2015, and beyond.

Business Events Calendar for Week of January 5, 2015

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of January 5, 2015, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of December 29, 2014

Some of the upcoming business events planned for the county.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of December 22, 2014

Some of the upcoming business events planned for the county.

Business Events Calendar for Week of December 22, 2014

Some of the business events upcoming in San Diego County.

The Business Calendar for the Week of December 15, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of December 15, 2014, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of December 15, 2014

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of December 15, 2014, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of December 8, 2014

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of December 8, 2014 and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of December 8, 2014

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of December 8, 2014 and beyond.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of December 1, 2014

Business events planned in the county for the week of December 1, 2014, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of December 1, 2014

Some of the business events planned for the county for the week of December 1, 2014, and beyond.

The Business Calendar for the Week of November 24, 2014

Some of the business events planned for county during the week of November 24, 2014.