George Lurie

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Chamber Names 2022 Small Business Award Winners

EVENTS: Firms ‘Backbone of Our Region’ Says Sanders

The San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce celebrated small businesses and their significant contributions to our communities and regional economy through the Small Business Awards.

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CCDC Hits Milestone in Chula Vista

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Community Congregational Development Corporation (CCDC) has reached a $6 million grant milestone in pursuit of its mission to serve and support the physical, social, psychological and spiritual health and well-being of older adults.

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Halozyme Helps Speed Treatment for Cancer Patients

BIOPHARMA: Roche Study Using ENHANZE Shows Promise

San Diego-based Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. is achieving increasingly positive results – and industry partnerships -- for its proprietary ENHANZE technology, which speeds drug delivery to patients while also reducing the need for intravenous treatments.

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Gates to Speak at Illumina Forum

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Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates will be the keynote speaker at the Illumina Genomics Forum, scheduled to take place Sept. 28 through Oct. 1 in San Diego.

ResMed Buys German Firm

MEDTECH: Deal Boosts Sleep Portfolio

ResMed has acquired mementor, a Leipzig, Germany-based private firm that’s developed a digital therapy for insomnia delivered via an app.

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CB&T Raises Nearly $80K for Nonprofits

BANKS: Employee-Giving Campaign Supports 92 Organizations

California Bank & Trust (CB&T), one of California’s leading banks with over 80 branches across the state, has raised nearly $80,000 for its 2022 California Bank & Trust Giving Campaign.

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Slow and Steady Wins Race for ‘Dividend Aristocrat’

FINANCE: Realty Income Just Keeps Paying Investors

Last month, San Diego-based Realty Income Corp. (NYSE: O) announced that its board of directors had declared the 625th consecutive common stock monthly dividend in the company’s history.

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New Palomar Facility to Open in 2024

Palomar Health will close its 17-bed Gero-Psychiatric Unit (GPU) at Palomar Medical Center Poway on October 31. The move will allow the health system to focus on expanding services through its new behavioral health institute, scheduled to open in 2024.

Endeavor Bancorp Reports Strong Q2

FINANCE: Assets Up 22%; Loans Grow by 7%

San Diego’s Endeavor Bancorp, the holding company for Endeavor Bank, reported continued strong growth during the second quarter of 2022, including record levels of core loans and deposits.

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Scripps’ Wong Awarded Prestigious Honor

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Scripps Research Professor Chi-Huey Wong, PhD, has been awarded the 2022 Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic Synthesis for his pioneering work in glycoscience — the study of complex sugars and their role in physiology and disease biology.

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