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138,000 the number of people working for San Diego's Innovation Economy. Learn More.


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328,000 SD defense economy—including uniformed military, civilian employees of DOD, and private defense companies. Learn more.


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50% San Diego's local commerce accounts for 50% of the regional economy. Learn more.


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San Diego is home to more than 80  academic and applied research institutions Learn More.


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Big Picture San Diego Blog

May 24, 2019
Meet Tom Pellette, President of Solar Turbines. Read the Q&A below to get to know Tom and find out why a global company, like Solar...
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Major Investors

  • CBRE
  • California Bank & Trust
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Gary and Mary West Foundation
  • Innovate78
  • Port of San Diego
  • The San Diego Foundation
  • San Diego International Airport
  • Southwest
  • City of San Diego
  • San Diego County
  • The Burnham Foundation
  • WD40
  • Manpower
  • Jeromes
  • Illumina
  • ESET
  • BAE Systems
  • Alexandria
  • BD
  • Bank of America
  • Bridgepoint
  • Cox
  • Cushman Wakefield
  • HG Fenton
  • JP Morgan
  • Northrup Grumman
  • Point Loma Nazarene
  • Procopio
  • Qualcomm
  • ResMed
  • SDGE
  • Scripps
  • Sempra
  • Solar Turbines
  • Union Bank
  • Wells Fargo

Introducing Advancing San Diego!

Thanks to the JPMorgan Chase AdvancingCities grant, EDC and our partners are launching the Advancing San Diego initiative that will strengthen our local workforce by enhancing relationships between employers and education systems.

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