As one of the most educated cities in the United States, San Diego’s skilled workforce feeds the thriving biotech and telecom industries...These unique advantages continue to encourage economic growth which, in turn, further fuels the commercial real estate market.
Regional Managing Principal
ViaSat delivers fast, secure communications, Internet, and network access to virtually any location, including network systems and services for fixed and mobile satellite communications.
San Diego has a very strong foundation in the telecommunications arena. The strong military presence in San Diego also makes it an ideal location for our government businesses. The weather is a pretty nice perk too.
Vice President, General
RA Capital Advisors is a private investment bank specializing in mergers and acquisitions, private financings, shareholder matters, restructurings and crisis situations for clients ranging from middle market companies to the Fortune 500.
Being in San Diego allows you to see great companies grow from the ground up. San Diego offers employers the opportunity to create challenging and rewarding jobs in a city with an outstanding quality of life, that is a preferred destination for many professionals and technologies.
Joel L. Reed
RA Capital Advisors
Applied Proteomics, Inc. was founded in May 2007 by Dr. Danny Hills (Applied Minds, Inc.) and Dr. David Agus (USC-Keck School of Medicine) to make proteomics-based biomarker discovery practical and productive.
Stemming from San Diego's large biotech footprint, the Torrey Pines Mesa offered an optimal biotech ecosystem. With everyone from our associated businesses to investor-base and service providers also in the region, the business climate made the choice to invest simple.
Peter Klemm, Ph.D.
Applied Proteomics, Inc.
Our region is truly different from other tourist destinations. San Diego has a soul, a heart. The lifestyle, the weather; the fact is that San Diegans are happy—that’s one thing visitors notice immediately.
Executive Board Member
Staying local and serving locally allows us to monitor developments in the international coffee industry but implement solutions with a unique understanding of coffee trends within San Diego.
Sean Curtis & Barbara Curtis Smalley
CEO & President
San Diego's economy is supported by a broad base of major employment sectors that help maintain overall stability, and the area’s highly regarded universities ensure a steady flow of bright, qualified workers to provide for further growth.
Voit Commercial Real Estate Services
Innovative high-tech and life science companies have found a home in San Diego, and world-class research universities and exciting startup businesses continue to shape our economic landscape.
Ignacio De La Torre
Dentons is a global law firm driven to provide you with the competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace.
San Diego’s development depends more than ever on attracting international partners to our city’s collaborative, innovative culture and bi-national economic engine, and Dentons is excited to be a part of this growth.
Education is such a driver for our region’s competitiveness and it’s been exciting to collaborate with a number of companies as they redefine workplace education.
Dr. Michael R. Cunningham
President and Chancellor
National University System
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San Diego Regional EDC's mission is to maximize the region's economic prosperity and global competitiveness.