Along with an incredible matchup and iconic halftime show, this year’s Super Bowl featured ads from some of San Diego’s coolest companies. With some 30-second clips going for as much as $7 million this year, Super Bowl commercial slots don’t come easily…but we think you’ll agree San Diegans made the...Continue Reading
From local tech to productivity to craft spirits, see who dazzled at the 2022 Super Bowl
Meet San Diego's newest life sciences and tech unicorns.
A little-known secret about San Diego: We’re not a one-trick town. We’ve got surf and science, breweries and biotech. And whether we’re racking in record research dollars, raising VC, or making waves, our rapidly-growing club of San Diego unicorns across all industries means our secret is out. What’s a unicorn?...Continue Reading
5 San Diego startups that are working towards changing the world
As the #3 life sciences hub in the nation, San Diego is full of innovation and promising talent. In 2020 alone, San Diego life science startups raised a record $5.5 billion in venture capital. With our history of advancements preventing and treating polio, cancer, Alzheimer’s, and now COVID-19, it’s no surprise that San Diego is a global hub for emerging therapy innovation. From Parkinson’s disease to chronic pain, these five startups are making San...Continue Reading
Here are five ways San Diego teams are harnessing AI and ML to diagnose, develop, and discover.
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are quickly becoming more common as computing power and speed increase. From self-driving cars to Siri to scientific research, San Diego companies are increasingly using artificial intelligence to drive innovation and life-changing life sciences breakthroughs. Here are five ways San Diego teams...Continue Reading
Clean power, diagnostics, and more. | Photo by SDBJ's Jamie Scott Lytle.
Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander American (AAPI) owned businesses collectively employ 50,000 in San Diego and generate more than $4 billion in sales each year. From diagnostics to life sciences, animal health to engineering, here are five AAPI-owned and led businesses in San Diego you should know: Menon Renewable...Continue Reading
In other words, San Diego is absolutely crushing it.
When you think of San Diego, you might think of beaches, beer, and burritos. “What people don’t think of is San Diego’s underbelly — it’s a hub for cutting edge tech and life sciences innovation. The intellectual talent in San Diego is off-the-charts. People here build amazing companies,” says Mike...Continue Reading
Meet six Black entrepreneurs who are building boldly in San Diego.
Here in San Diego, we have a soft spot for our entrepreneurs—the people who dare to imagine new possibilities. Meet six Black San Diego entrepreneurs who are dreaming big, building boldly, and making our region special. 1. Steven Moyo, MD Meet Steven Moyo, MD, founder of Welfie. Through Welfie, which stands for a...Continue Reading
This year was unlike anything we could have predicted. While San Diego grappled with change and unimaginable loss brought on by COVID-19, regional scientists and researchers drew on their expertise and our local scientific community to save lives. These 13 regional companies are just a few of the many teams...Continue Reading