Monthly Archives: November 2016

Schweitzer Mountain Resort to Open “Sky House” Lodge December 16

Schweitzer Sky House LodgeSchweitzer Mountain Resort, the largest family-friendly ski resort in Idaho and Washington, will open the much-anticipated Sky House summit lodge on Friday, December 16. Skiers and snowboarders that visit this winter season will enjoy the added amenities this two-story lodge provides, including a restaurant and full-service bar called The Nest, and the Red Hawk café. Situated at the peak of Schweitzer Mountain, the Sky House will be open year-round featuring stunning 360-degree views of the Selkirk Mountains, Lake Pend Oreille and the entire resort. Continue Reading

Qualcomm Announces Launch of Bounty Program

San Diego – based Qualcomm Incorporated recently announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), is launching its vulnerability rewards program designed to expand collaboration with invited white hat hackers who improve the security of the Qualcomm Snapdragon family of processors, LTE modems and related technologies. The program is the first of its kind to be… Continue Reading

HiMirror, The World’s First Smart Beauty Mirror, Named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree

San Diego-based HiMirror, a consumer electronics brand of New Kinpo Group, a global electronics company, recently announced it has been named a CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Smart Home product category. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, independent engineers and members of the trade… Continue Reading

Dexcom Employees Foundation Awards First Grants to Diabetes Advocacy Organizations

The Dexcom One Step Ahead Foundation: A Dexcom Employees Foundation, has awarded its first grants to five public charity organizations dedicated to improving the lives of people with diabetes. Grants were awarded to the following organizations: the American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad (AYUDA), College Diabetes Network, DiabetesSisters, Riding On Insulin, and Type-1-Today/Children with Diabetes (CWD).… Continue Reading

Whistler Blackcomb to Open for 2016.17 Winter Season on November 23

Whistler Mountain Will Open on Wednesday, November 23, Blackcomb Mountain to Open as Scheduled on Thursday, November 24. WHISTLER, BC November 18, 2016 – Whistler Mountain will begin operations for the 2016.17 winter season one day ahead of schedule on Wednesday, November 23. The head start has been made possible by recent colder temperatures and… Continue Reading

Ashford University Named a Top 100 Minority Degree Producer by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

List recognizes the post-secondary institutions that confer the most degrees to minority students in the United States Ashford University has earned a spot on Diverse: Issues in Higher Education’s list as one of the institutions identified as a “Top 100 Minority Degree Producer for graduating students with degrees in various disciplines including education.” The list… Continue Reading

EvoNexus Tech Incubator Welcomes Newest Class of Startups

 EvoNexus, pro-bono, non-profit technology incubator and hub for Southern California’s entrepreneurial and startup community, has announced its newest class of technology startups. EvoNexus has admitted 15 new startups to their southern California locations in La Jolla, Downtown San Diego and Irvine. The newly admitted startups will be joining a portfolio of 162 companies that have… Continue Reading

SmartDrive Named to Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500 for Third Year in a Row

Attributes 197 Percent Growth to Accelerated Market Demand for Open, Integrated Video Safety and Transportation Intelligence Solutions San Diego – based SmartDrive Systems, which builds driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced it ranked 480 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences… Continue Reading

The Honest Kitchen Recognized as Top Workplace in America by Entrepreneur and Outside Magazines

San Diego – based 100% Human Grade Pet Food Company Ranks Highly Among the Entrepreneur360 and Outside Magazine’s Best Places to Work Lists  The Honest Kitchen, maker of all-natural dehydrated pet foods, supplements and treats, is proud to announce its rankings as number 40 on Outside’s Best Places to Work 2016 and number 47 on… Continue Reading

Local Flower Farm Dramm & Echter Donates Thousands of Pink Gerbera Daisies to Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day Participants

On Saturday, November 19th, during the Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day, Dramm & Echter, a locally owned flower farm in Encinitas, CA, will hand out beautiful, pink Gerbera daisies to thousands of Komen San Diego 3-Day participants. According to Amber Livingston, Susan G. Komen 3-Day Specialist, “The Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day is… Continue Reading