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TOURISM: Forty Largest Hotels Are Not Cut From Same Cloth
This week’s list takes a measuring stick to San Diego’s hotel industry.
U.S. Department of Energy, Academic Researchers Pool Resources and Talents
General Atomics is getting five more years of federal funding to operate its experimental nuclear fusion reactor in Sorrento Valley.
DEFENSE: State Dept. OKs Anti-IED Systems for Australia
Northrop Grumman Corp. is lining up an overseas order for its battlefield signal jammers, which the company designs and builds in San Diego.
Contract Has $75M Ceiling; Most of Work to Be Local
The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November and December.
Deal Could Extend 5 Years And Maxes Out at $59.4M
The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November.
Transit Provider Delerrok Is Based in Vista
Cubic Corp. CEO Brad Feldmann has his acquisition machine running.
FINANCE: $2.1M Split; ACE Fund Put Into Play
The deals, announced in late November, bring the number of million-dollar investments by Tech Coast Angels’s San Diego chapter to four.
Tech Coast Angels-San Diego is increasing its investment in two local companies: Mercato, the delivery startup for independent grocers, and Discover Echo, the microscope maker formerly known as Echo Labs. Mercato received an additional $1.1 million while Discover Echo received $1 million.
$299M Added to Ship Repair Effort in Fiscal 2020
The U.S. Navy increased the overall amount of funding to repair certain surface ships in the Port of San Diego.
LEADERSHIP: Event Speaker, Carrie Stone, Offers Pointers To Aspiring Directors