Monthly Update: July 2021

Every month, the ‘Innovate78 Newsletter‘ features a curation of top headlines, events and opportunities from North County, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from North County’s most trusted news sources, Innovate 78 News provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past month.

Top stories

a company guide to return to work

As many companies begin to plan for a safe return to traditional offices, it can seem like there are more questions than  answers. Meyers Nave and Paul Plevin address some of the most common questions about returning to in-person work.

Thermo fisher opens new manufacturing facility in carlsbad

Thermo Fisher Scientific has opened its new plasmid DNA manufacturing facility in Carlsbad to meet a rapidly growing demand for plasmid DNA-based therapies and mRNA-based vaccines. The 67,000-square-foot facility is expected to add 150 new jobs in North County.

cheers to five years of sip wine & beer

Since its founding in 2015, SIP Wine & Beer has created a unique space for thousands of North County residents to empower, inspire and exchange knowledge with one another while enjoying delicious wine and beer from women and BIPOC-owned winemakers and brewers across the country.  


While businesses begin to return to pre-pandemic operations, we’ve created this actively updated resource page to summarize changing state and regulatory mandates, including recent announcements about reopening guidelines and relief funds for businesses.

In other news:


The road to recovery for women-owned businesses

July 28

Union Bank is hosting a virtual event for women small business owners to provide them with answers, resources and networking opportunities. The event will feature a panel of San Diego business leaders in a moderator-led discussion followed by interactive audience Q&A.

Stone Brewing’s 25th Anniversary Celebration

September 16-18

Stone Brewing is commemorating 25 years in North County with a series of intimate but epic beer pairing dinners and ticketed events at its bistros and tap rooms across the region.

Who’s hiring?

CAD Engineer — Cobra Golf, Carlsbad

X-Ray Technologist — Concentra, Escondido

Quality Control Coordinator — Forterra, Oceanside

Opperations Support Technician — Encycle, San Marcos

Product Support Technician — Flux Power , Vista

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