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October 28, 2016 - San Diego Business Journal

Innovate78: The Munificent Five

City governments are often like sports teams, viewing a win for one as a loss for another.
But in North County, five cities — Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista — are about two years into a collaborative economic development and marketing program that rests on the rejection of that attitude.

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October 14, 2016 - The Economist

The Economist: SD-TJ show how to build a bridge

With thousands of locals crossing the border everyday for business and recreation, the San Diego mega-region is reliant upon this close-knit relationship to drive trade and investment, employment and overall economic growth. From manufacturing to software, top companies like Thermo Fisher Scientific and Plantronics leverage talent on both sides of the border to drive innovation. The Economist tells us more.

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September 26, 2016 - Forbes

Forbes: The San Diego Padres And Petco Park Get Smart On Energy

Continuing to spotlight San Diego as a Smart City following his July tour, Forbes reporter Monty Munford covered Petco Park’s recent partnership with Qualcomm and standing as the ‘smartest’ ballpark in the country. 

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September 14, 2016 - CNBC

CNBC: Pulse of the Economy

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer spoke to San Diego’s economic strengths on CNBC’s Power Lunch segment, alongside Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton. Spotlighting the region’s innovation-driven and cross-border culture, the Mayor made a strong business case for San Diego. 

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August 9, 2016 - Forbes

Forbes: San Diego's Smart City And Cybersecurity Cluster Means Smart Is Safe

San Diego innovation continues to garner national attention – this time as a driver for Smart Cities technology and cybersecurity. Forbes published "San Diego's Smart City And Cybersecurity Cluster Means Smart Is Safe," which spotlight local leaders in tech and cyber innovation at UC San Diego, City of San Diego, Qualcomm, Vault RMS, SPAWAR, ESET and more. 

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