Rivaling dot-com boom, 2018 breaks record for San Diego startups raising cash

Jan 8, 2019

San Diego Union Tribune, Brittany Meiling

Jan 7, 2019 — San Diego’s startup scene made big gains in 2018, hauling in nearly twice as much money as the prior year. That’s record-breaking attention from investors, and it’s an impressive performance compared to state and national averages.
Local companies raised $2.5 billion from venture capitalists in 2018, up 94 percent…