Amazon Expands San Diego Tech Hub, Creating 300 New High-Tech Jobs

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5) that it has expanded its San Diego Tech Hub and plans to create 300 new high-tech jobs in fields including software development, machine learning, cloud computing and digital entertainment. In a press release , the eCommerce giant said that to accommodate the new jobs, it has opened a new 85,000-square-foot office in Alexandria Real Estate Equities’ Campus Pointe in San Diego’s University Town Center neighborhood. Amazon announced on Wednesday (Sept.

Join Perficient at Appian World 2019 in San Diego

Perficient Financial Servies

Taking place in San Diego from May 13-15 th , Appian World is just a couple weeks away! Perficient is excited to be exhibiting at the conference as a Gold sponsor.

AFP San Diego 2017: What not to miss

Bobsguide

Bobsguide will be reporting live from this year’s AFP conference in San Diego. Here are 10 of the best sessions taking place next week – we hope to see you there!

San Diego’s bank of niches

ABA Community Banking

Like the sound of 19% ROE? Seacoast Commerce earns that with SBA lending and specialized deposit strategies HowTo Community Banking. 1Community Banking

Corelation Conference: 5 secret places San Diego locals love

CU Insight

However, for those who are able to carve out a little extra time, there are plenty of interesting things to see in San Diego. Located at 3549 Union Street in the Mission Hills area of San Diego, Harper’s Topiary Garden has been a top attraction for more than 15 years.

CUNA Business Lending Roundtable set for San Diego

CU Insight

CUNA Business Lending Roundtable set for San Diego. 29-30, 2019, in San Diego. The post CUNA Business Lending Roundtable set for San Diego appeared first on CUInsight. Industry News CUNA CUNA Business Lending Roundtable CUNA News SAN DIEGOThe next CUNA Business Lending Roundtable will be held Jan.

Onsite: NAFCU Strategic Growth Conference 2016 in San Diego, CA

CU Insight

I had the chance to attend the NAFCU Strategic Growth Conference this week in San Diego for the first time, and I’m glad I did. The post Onsite: NAFCU Strategic Growth Conference 2016 in San Diego, CA appeared first on CUInsight.

Time for Congress to Update the TCPA

New York's State of Mind

Crunch San Diego Ninth Circuit TCPAIt seems that hardly a week goes by without some court ruling further confusing the issue of when businesses, including financial institutions, are violating the TCPA. What’s more, the courts are as confused as businesses when it comes to what the statute requires. Consequently, I would say that one of the most important things Congress […]. Compliance Legal Watch Regulatory technology Court of Appeals D.C. Circuit FCC Marks v.

Amazon Takes Territory In US And Beyond

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Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco, Detroit, Austin, Boston and Chicago. This Bay Area city advertised ample office options at one-half to one-quarter the price of nearby Oakland and San Francisco. San Diego. Amazon is leasing 107,000 square feet of office space in University City to increase its San Diego footprint.

Small bank sees big opportunity for middle-market lending in San Diego

BankThink

Several megabanks dominate the market, but First Choice is seeking to expand there by catering to its ready supply of midsize businesses. It's not the only one. Community banking Commercial lending Middle market M&A California

Is That Text Message You Just Sent To Your Member Legal?

New York's State of Mind

Crunch San Diego TCPAI’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Although credit unions continue to fret over litigation surrounding the applicability of the ADA to their websites, the litigation which should be as concerning if not more concerning to them, involves the Telephone Communications Protection Act which generally, and I mean very generally, bans companies from […]. Legal Watch Regulatory ACA Int’l v. Comm’cns Comm’n LLC Marks v.

San Diego de novo bank sets opening date

BankThink

Endeavor Bank, which raised nearly $27 million, will become the second new bank to open in California in the past year when it debuts next week. De novo banks Capital Small business Community banking California Florida

Applications open for the 2020 DEMOvation Challenge

Bank Innovation

Auto Finance News is excited to announce that applications are open for the 2020 DEMOvation Challenge, which will take place at the Auto Finance Innovation Summit on March 10-11 at the Omni San Diego.

HomeStreet snags San Diego branch, business lenders in deal with Silvergate

BankThink

Silvergate is selling the branch to focus more on fintech deposits and specialty lending. Community banking M&A Deposits Branch network California

N26 takes ‘pure-play’ approach to US market with checking account, debit card

Bank Innovation

German challenger bank N26 has partnered with San Diego-based Axos Bank to offer an FDIC-insured checking account and Visa debit card for U.S. customers. The products, announced on Thursday, are now available to about 100,000 customers who were on the waitlist for the U.S.

13 ½ reasons why you need to attend THINK 16

CU Insight

Just like THINK , San Diego is the home of innovation and inventions: WD-40 ® was invented in San Diego in 1953; the area is home to both the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and Scripps Institution of Oceanography; and Charles Lindbergh started his trip across the U.S.,

What credit unions can learn from Ron Burgundy

CU Insight

San Diego or bust! Who can complain about visiting San Diego? Set in the ‘70s, Will Ferrell plays Ron Burgundy, an award-winning journalist and the main anchorman for the fictional KVWN Channel 4 News Team in San Diego.

New survey reveals consumers’ financial attitudes and habits from A to Z

Let's Talk Payments

Experian partnered with top personal financial bloggers exploring a variety of topics in national survey leading up to FinCon 2016 San Diego, Calif.,

Economic pickup in southern California

ABA Community Banking

SNL Regional Report: San Diego shimmers, allowing banks to boost lending Management Financial Trends Community Banking. 1Community Banking

By the Numbers: Women as credit union CEOs

CU Insight

But only two females run one of the top 11 CUs: CUES members Donna Bland, president/CEO of Sacramento-based Golden 1 Credit Union ($10 billion in assets and more than 750,000 members) and Teresa Halleck, president/CEO of San Diego County Credit Union ($7.3

At Strategic Growth, credit unions hear NAFCU, regulatory update

CU Insight

Credit union attendees yesterday received an update on NAFCU and the current regulatory environment, as well as learned how lateral thinking can help create revenue-boosting breakthroughs during NAFCU’s Strategic Growth Conference in San Diego, Calif.

Filene’s ‘Underbanked Services Incubator’ generates successful products for credit unions nationwide

CU Insight

Alright, let’s state the obvious here: the sun is bright, my San Diego Chargers stink, Donald Trump’s hair has a life all its own, and Filene Research Institute rocks. General ‘Underbanked Services Incubator’ Donald Trump Filene George Hofheimer Mike Lawson SAN DIEGO

Top 10 reasons why THINK 16 should be on your to-do list

CU Insight

Improve on a key skill, and practice your teamwork while racing across spectacular San Diego Bay. The traditional credit union purpose of “people helping people” has new meaning in today’s rapidly evolving financial services marketplace.

The 3 “mores” of marketing

CU Insight

Researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at the University of California predicted that the average American would consume about 15.5 hours of media per day this year, not counting workplace time. That’s an overwhelming amount of data.

8 leaders you can learn from at CO-OP THiNK

CU Insight

Sara Critchfield. Sara , The Founding Editorial Director of, “the fastest-growing media company of all time,” Upworthy now spends her time helping individuals and companies leverage the changing standards of digital content.

Did you know partnering with realtors can help grow your credit union?

CU Insight

In November, more than 15,000 real-estate professionals gathered in San Diego for the National Association of Realtors (NAR) annual conference and exhibit.

Whistleblower Loses Suit Against BofI, Given Chance to Refile

American Banker

A federal judge has silenced — at least temporarily — a whistleblower who brought charges of misconduct at the parent company of Bank of Internet USA in San Diego. breaking_news aml doddfrank occ ca community-banking

4 ways Dan Berger’s music playlist helps improve your credit union

CU Insight

But that’s not the only reason you should listen; the music will invigorate you as you fly to San Francisco for NAFCU’s CEOs and Senior Executives Conference , an event that rejuvenates and energizes the country’s credit union leaders every single year.

Bank of Southern California Sets $7M Stock Offering

American Banker

Bank of Southern California in San Diego has agreed to sell $7 million of its common stock to the asset management firm Castle Creek Capital. breaking_news community-banking capital ca sailthru-no-lead strategic-alternatives dealmaking-strategy

BofI Buys Equipment Finance Business from PacWest

American Banker

BofI Holding in San Diego has bought an equipment finance business from PacWest Bancorp in Beverly Hills, Calif. breaking_news community-banking m-a ca dealmaking-strategy

THINK Through the Years

CU Insight

Next month – May 3 to 6 – credit union innovators from across the country will convene in San Diego for THINK 16.

Inside Credit Union Marketing: What’s your ‘cool factor’ worth?

CU Insight

That’s cool — the fact that my credit union ( San Diego County Credit Union shout out!) Management/Leadership Technology cool factor Credit Unions CU Management CUES Members Mike Lawson Navy Federal Credit Union philanthropy San Diego County Credit Union technologyWe are living in financial technology times that are like no other. It’s exciting, suspenseful and, at times, stressful. How do we keep up with what’s next? We have to ask ourselves: Is it compliant?

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Automakers Worry That Qualcomm Appeal Could Boost Cost Of 5G Cars

PYMNTS

The legal battle between Apple and Qualcomm was settled in March after a jury in federal court in San Diego sided with Qualcomm.

What your credit union can learn from GoFundMe

CU Insight

GoFundMe is a San Diego and Melno Park-based digital company that was launched in 2010 and has become the “The World’s #1 fundraising site for personal causes and life-events.”

Uber Eats Introduces Group Ordering

PYMNTS

The feature was tested in San Diego, Phoenix, Dallas and Austin, and was made available across the country on Oct. Uber has introduced a group ordering option, the company said in a blog post. .

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Bitcoin Daily: Tether Beats Out Bitcoin In Trading Volume; EOS Receives $24M Fine From SEC

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Connor Brooke and Aidan Curry agreed to forfeit “tens of thousands of dollars worth of cash, cryptocurrency, and [computer hardware]” that was used to commit the crime, reported the Times of San Diego.

13 High-Momentum Companies To Watch At The ASU GSV Ed Tech Summit 2016

CB Insights

With over 2,500 attendees expected at this year’s ASU GSV Summit in San Diego from April 18-20, we ran the company exhibitor list through the CB Insights database — thanks to our Bulk Search tool — to help you target the right companies and people.

Zillow Expands Zillow Offers To LA, Orange County

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San Diego and the Inland Empire areas already had Zillow Offers, and the company’s LA expansion covers much of Southern California. Zillow Offers launched in Los Angeles and Orange County on Monday (Dec. 9), its second-largest housing market in the nation, GeekWire reported.

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Grandma Scam Culprits Caught

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Courthouse News Service reported that the San Diego DA’s office has helped take down an international fraud scheme that targeted seniors. One such scheme, coined the “Grandma Scam,” conned one San Diego woman out of $65,000. The suspected scammers — 20 in the U.S., 32 outside the country and five call centers based in India — used information gathered from data brokers to find and contact potential victims.

CFPB Shuts Down Another Student Debt Relief Scam

American Banker

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday ordered a San Diego student debt relief company to shut its operations, cancel all contracts and cease participating in the industry. breaking_news consumer-finance enforcement cfpb national-regional

Apple’s Settlement With Qualcomm May Have Cost As Much As $6 Billion

PYMNTS

The settlement comes after a jury in federal court in San Diego last month sided with Qualcomm in its long-running patent court battle with Apple.

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7-Eleven Launches Beer Delivery In Select US Markets

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Lauderdale, Florida; New York, New York; Norfolk-Portsmouth, Virginia; Orlando-Daytona, Florida; Phoenix, Arizona; Portland, Oregon; Sacramento, California; San Antonio, Texas; San Diego, California; San Francisco, California; Seattle-Tacoma, Washington; St.

Porsche Brings Subscription Service To Four More Cities

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The brand is bringing on San Diego, Las Vegas, Toronto and Phoenix to the pilot offering that it began in Atlanta, Bloomberg reported. Expanding its flexible car ownership experiment even while other automakers pull back, Porsche is bringing its subscription service to four new U.S.