More than 140 new companies, 1,000 new jobs and $1 billion in funding generated at Irvine Co.’s The Vine SD
A firefighter who developed cloud-based software that tracks lung damage and asbestos exposure in his profession. An app developer who measures exercise performance against music choices and delivers playlists that enhance workouts. A tool that turns every classroom into a “smart classroom” through students’ own phones and devices. These entrepreneurs are among hundreds of San Diego innovators who have benefited from The Vine SD, a start-up community that provides free or affordable office space, access to potential funding and advice in a collaborative work environment.