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San Diego Based Scientist.com Recognized as One of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies by The Financial Times

San Diego Based Scientist.com Recognized as One of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies by The Financial Times

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San Diego-based Scientist.com, headquartered in Solana Beach, CA and a marketplace for outsourced scientific research, has been recognized by The Financial Times as one of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2020. The company ranked No. 63 on the list of the 500 fastest-growing companies with a 1,522% growth rate from 2015 to 2018. It ranked No. 4 in the Health category.

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Self Quarantine Is My Usual Routine

Self Quarantine has actually been my life on the regular.   Is it too soon to joke about that? Though on camera I look like a fool and super outgoing. In real life. I am low key.   If I didn’t have such an active little girl I would probably never leave the house.   I would also… Continue Reading

Wishful Wednesday, Crazy Web Traffic, Support Local Business, Starting an Online Business:  California Stay at Home Order Day 6

Wishful Wednesday, Crazy Web Traffic, Support Local Business, Starting an Online Business: California Stay at Home Order Day 6

We just got home from our 5 am family walk and I’ve got so much to write about. Coming at you with an attitude of gratitude and a desire to serve. Some things I want to touch on today, which is Day 6 of the Stay at Home Order (or Shelter in Place) here in… Continue Reading

Zillow ‘Uncertain’ of Real Estate’s New Future

Zillow ‘Uncertain’ of Real Estate’s New Future

Zillow Group Pauses Home Buying in Zillow Offers in Response to COVID-19 and Market Uncertainty More opportunities for real estate investors? Zillow, the Seattle-based company which swore it would never be in the real estate business is suspending their home buying in Zillow Offers. Zillow Group today announced it will ‘pause’ home buying in all… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Axos Bank Named Best Checking Account and Best Online Bank

San Diego’s Axos Bank Named Best Checking Account and Best Online Bank

San Diego – based Axos Financial, Inc., parent of Axos Bank, announced today that Axos Bank has been named as having one of the “Best Checking Accounts” in America, as well as being one of the “Best Online Banks,” by personal finance website MyBankTracker.com. “We don’t charge monthly maintenance fees, we reimburse all ATM fees… Continue Reading

Blue Introduces Ember XLR Microphone for Professional Recording, YouTube Production, and Streaming

Blue Introduces Ember XLR Microphone for Professional Recording, YouTube Production, and Streaming

Blue, a 20-year innovator in audio technology and design, recently announced Ember, a premium, cardioid XLR condenser microphone designed for pristine capture of vocals and instruments. Ember is ideal for music applications like SoundCloud, capturing professional sound for YouTube video production, and live-streaming. Ember’s tight pickup pattern helps reduce room and background noise. Featuring premium components… Continue Reading

When I Met Ben & Jerry Dishing Out Samples in Pacific Beach

When I Met Ben & Jerry Dishing Out Samples in Pacific Beach

Not sure why, but this morning I was just thinking about the time in the mid-1980s when I met two hippies in Pacific Beach who were giving out free ice cream samples out of their old, blue milk truck. Their names were Ben and Jerry – Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield. Ben and Jerry were/are… Continue Reading

San Diego-based Axos Bank to Acquire 25,000 Accounts,  $225 million in Deposits from MWA Bank

San Diego-based Axos Bank to Acquire 25,000 Accounts, $225 million in Deposits from MWA Bank

Axos Bank, the banking subsidiary of Axos Financial, Inc., announced that it has signed a deposit assumption agreement to acquire approximately $225 million of deposits, including approximately $194 million of checking, savings and money market accounts and $31 million of time deposits, from MWABank. Axos is not assuming any assets, employees or branches in this… Continue Reading