Sarah de Crescenzo

Staff Reporter

Email: sarahd@sdbj.com
Phone: 858-277-6359 Extension: 3120

Recent Stories

Executive Q&A: Matt Kite, Cerna Solutions CEO

Matt Kite moved to the U.S. from the U.K. in 2004. Today he employs more than 30 people at Cerna Solutions, which he established in 2012 to provide implementation services for companies looking to use the cloud-based IT services offered by tech giant ServiceNow.

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JPMorgan to Open Private Bank Branch in San Diego

New office is part of broader expansion of private banking division, to grow by more than 20 new offices by 2022.

Algorithms Give Lender a Less Risky Business

FINANCE: Tech Opens Data Door on Borrowers; Co. Secures $145M

A San Diego-based online lender that employs 40 data scientists that guide its lending decisions recently secured $145 million to expand its business, which makes unsecured personal loans to borrowers with blemished or little credit history.

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AttackIQ Closes $5.5M Financing Round

Cybersecurity startup AttackIQ has closed a $5.5 million financing round led by Salesforce Ventures, CEO Stephan Chenette recently confirmed.

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Logistics Startup Lands $8M in Series A

Airspace Technologies, a Carlsbad-based logistics startup, has raised $8 million in a Series A financing round.

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San Diego's GreatCall Acquired By Best Buy For $800M

PE firm GTCR bought GreatCall for an undisclosed amount in June of 2017.

Approved, Digital Mortgage Startup Launched By Redfin Alumni, Acquired By Credit Karma

Andy Taylor and Navtej Sadhal launched platform targeting prospective homebuyers in April 2017.

U.S. Bank to Relocate Little Italy Branch to East Village

New bank branch will offer 'educational environment,' community room.

Co. Creates Platform to Facilitate and Follow In-Store Transactions

TECH: Co. Creates Platform to Facilitate and Follow In-Store Transactions

As much as companies assert their uniquenesses, some users see little difference between using Uber or Lyft to hail a ride via smartphone or Livingsocial instead of Groupon for local deals.

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Reporter’s Notebook: Senturia Setting Up Company

Deckard Technologies Inc., headed by local serial entrepreneur Neil Senturia, recently raised just shy of $370,000 of a $500,000 offering.

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