Union Bank Donates To Defy Ventures To Launch New Program At Donovan Correctional Facility

SAN DIEGO– As part of its ongoing commitment to support the San Diego community, The MUFG Union Bank Foundation donated $50,000 to non-profit Defy Ventures to bring its highly successful “CEO of Your New Life” (CEO YNL) program to the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility. Recently launched with a kickoff event for volunteers and more […]

Dinsmore San Diego To Host 2017 Employment Law Update

SAN DIEGO–Dinsmore and Shohl LLP, a national full-service law firm, will host its 2017 Employment Law Update to educate California employers on new labor and employment laws effective in 2017. The presentation will take place on March 2 at 600 West Broadway, 2nd Floor in downtown San Diego. Attendance at the event is complimentary, with registration and […]

Local Businesses Show Support For Family And Medical Leave Bill

SAN DIEGO–Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep Rosa DeLauro reintroduced the Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act, which creates a universal, gender-neutral paid family and medical leave program. Members of Main Street Alliance of San Diego, part of a national network of small business coalitions working to build a new voice for small businesses on […]

Bike Coalition Hires Two New Bike Advocates

SAN DIEGO–The San Diego Bike Coalition, the only countywide organization advocating for the rights of all people on bikes, announces Skii Fleeton-Essenfeld as its project coordinator in Chula Vista and Chelsea Hunter as its project coordinator in Carlsbad. As residents of their respective job territories, Fleeton-Essenfield and Hunter bring years of historical neighborhood knowledge and […]

La Mesa Unveils Community Profile To Continue Economic Growth

LA MESA–The City of La Mesa unveiled a new community profile that encourages business growth in the City. The profile showcases key information for business owners, including details about the City’s economic development programs, recent and ongoing public infrastructure projects and important contacts. “The City Council and I are committed to supporting businesses and future […]

DistribuTECH Conference And Exhibition Bring Largest Annual Transmission And Distribution Event To San Diego

SAN DIEGO–DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition 2017, the leading annual electric power transmission and distribution conference and exhibition, will host the largest annual power delivery event in North America at the San Diego Convention Center Jan. 31 to Feb. 2. DistribuTECH expects to draw 12,000 attendees and will feature trends and technologies used to move electricity […]

Macy’s To Close Additional Stores This Year

CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Macy’s, Incorporated Wednesday announced a series of actions to streamline its store portfolio, intensify cost efficiency efforts and execute its real estate strategy. These actions bolster the company’s strategy to further invest in omnichannel capabilities, improve customer experience and create shareholder value. The actions include: The closure of 68 stores and the reorganization of […]

San Diego Chamber, Kaiser Permanente Partner For 30-Day Fitness Challenge

SAN DIEGO–The San Diego Regional Chamber is kicking-off 2017 with a focus on health and fitness as part of the annual Get Fit San Diego 30-day Challenge which begins January 9. Sponsored by Kaiser Permanente, the Challenge, now in its fifth year, is a fun and friendly fitness competition that helps give a jump start […]

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G China Patent License Agreement With Gionee

SAN DIEGO–(PRNewswire)–Qualcomm Incorporated Tuesday announced that it has entered into a new 3G and 4G Chinese Patent License Agreement with Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm has granted Gionee a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture and sell 3G WCDMA and CDMA2000 and 4G LTE (including “3-mode” GSM, TD-SCDMA and […]

San Diego Coastkeeper Adds Marie Tahan Daniels To Board Of Directors

SAN DIEGO–San Diego Coastkeeper announces the addition of Marie Tahan Daniels to its board of directors. Daniels has been very involved in the San Diego community and has served as chair, committee member or board member for local organizations such as Kids Korps USA, The New Children’s Museum, San Diego Natural History Museum and United […]