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Hackathon to be Sponsored by Industry Leaders

Hackathon to be Sponsored by Industry Leaders

The Los Angeles Auto Show’s AutoMobility LA recently announced that for the first time, Visa and General Motors (GM) will co-sponsor the hackathon at AutoMobility LA, taking place November 25-26, 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Focused on reducing congestion, emissions and building in-car payment solutions, both Visa and GM see the hackathon at… Continue Reading

TAPPP Gets $5M for Access to Live Streaming

TAPPP Gets $5M for Access to Live Streaming

TAPPP, a New York based pre-paid platform enabling global access to premium live sports content, announced on September 5, 2018, it has secured $5 million in Series A financing, led by leAD Sports/OurCrowd’s ADvantage Fund. The financing also includes the backing of a number of leading venture capital firms and sports technology investors, including Accomplice,… Continue Reading

New Campaign of Germany Trade & Invest

New Campaign of Germany Trade & Invest

Germany´s federal economic development agency Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) has launched a new campaign marketing Germany as a business location, entitled ´Germany Works´. The campaign aims to present a self-conscious portrait of the country, through collaboration between the ministry of economics and energy, GTAI and a variety of partner organisations. The campaign will open… Continue Reading

World Pool Championship Won By San Diego

World Pool Championship Won By San Diego

Some local residents are $10,000 richer after a recent visit to Sin City. But their good fortune didn’t happen in the casino. The team of Q-Bert 222 won the 2018 APA Team Captains World Pool Championship in late August in Las Vegas. World Pool Championship Won By San Diego Residents Q-Bert 222 were one of… Continue Reading

GUESS and TikTok ‘s Partnership

GUESS and TikTok ‘s Partnership

GUESS?, Inc. (“GUESS”) (NYSE: GES) and TikTok (“TikTok”) have partnered to launch TikTok’s first branded content in the USA and first fashion branded content globally. GUESS and TikTok ‘s Partnership TikTok, Musical.ly, a short-form video content app which serves as an incubation hub for digital culture, is dominating the social community platform space. In the… Continue Reading

Kyocera ‘s Award for Third Consecutive Year

Kyocera ‘s Award for Third Consecutive Year

Kyocera has been awarded Mexico’s highest honor for environmental protection — the national “Recognition of Environmental Excellence” award — for the third consecutive year. Presented by Mexico’s Federal Environmental Protection Agency (PROFEPA), the award recognizes state-of-the-art environmental compliance practices at Kyocera’s manufacturing facilities in Tijuana, Baja California, especially the reduction of energy and water consumption.… Continue Reading

Mira Mesa ‘s FastSigns Top Performance Award

Mira Mesa ‘s FastSigns Top Performance Award

Patricia Caro, Outside Sales Professional at FASTSIGNSⓇ of San Diego – Mira Mesa, received the Bronze Sales Award at the 2018 FASTSIGNS Outside Sales Summit recently held in Arlington, Texas. This award recognizes sales employees who achieved sales of $300,000 to $499,999 during the 12-month period from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. Mira… Continue Reading

Curating Cool 40 Years LA Celebration

Curating Cool 40 Years LA Celebration

Ron Robinson celebrates Curating Cool 40 years in the retail fashion business with the release of some special capsule collections and celebratory events at the brand’s flagship Santa Monica location and their original location on Melrose Avenue. In an era when online storefronts are hailed as the wave of the future, Ron Robinson proves that brick… Continue Reading

Organics Unlimited Celebrating GROW Month

Organics Unlimited Celebrating GROW Month

Organics Unlimited, San Diego-based grower and distributor of organic tropical fruit, will celebrate its 13th annual GROW Month throughout the month of September. Organics Unlimited Celebrating GROW Month The GROW Month celebration raises awareness of GROW’s social responsibility programs. These programs promote sustainability, education and health care to underserved communities in banana growing regions of… Continue Reading

Home-Cooked Food Sale Legalization

Home-Cooked Food Sale Legalization

The California Senate’s voted on August 28, 2018, to pass AB 626, which would allow the sale of meals prepared in home kitchens and improve public health safeguards around the existing informal food economy, would benefit many of California’s entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs, especially women, immigrants and people or color. Home-Cooked Food Sale Legalization Without… Continue Reading