Procept BioRobotics Signs Lease for Two Buildings in San Jose

On December 31, 2021, PROCEPT BioRobotics Corporation signed a Lease for two buildings at 150-180 Baytech Drive in San Jose. The company develops a surgical robot to treat lower urinary tract infections symptoms (LUTS) due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The company will lease two existing buildings, comprising approximately 158,221 rentable square feet of space in […]


Udelv Unveils Self-Driving Delivery Vehicle

BURLINGAME — Udelv has unveiled what it calls the first cab-less autonomous electric delivery vehicle for multi-stop delivery at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The vehicle is called the Transporter and is driven by Mobileye technology. The multi-stop electric delivery vehicle features a proprietary, self-contained, hot swappable modular cargo pod called the […]


Gunderson Dettmer Law Firm Names 15 New Partners

REDWOOD CITY — The law firm Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP has elected 15 new partners, effective Jan. 1, 2022, in its largest new partner class to date. The firm now has more than 400 attorneys in 10 offices. These promotions add to the firm’s corporate and securities, fund formation, growth equity, […]

Airbnb Net Worth News

Airbnb CEO Worth $12.8 Billion

Airbnb CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky is one of the world’s richest men with his stake in the home and apartment rental company. Chesky holds 76,437,399 shares in Airbnb based on SEC filings as of April 23. With a Wednesday closing price of $167.44, Chesky’s stake is worth $12.8 billion. Chesky, 40, earned a salary […]


NASA Launches Webb Space Telescope

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope successfully launched last Saturday at 7:20 a.m. EST on an Ariane 5 rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, South America. [Photo above: NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is seen above Earth after separating from its Ariane 5 rocket on Dec. 25, 2021. The view is from a camera on the rocket as Webb […]


SF Equity Partners Buys Majority Stake in Rustic Bakery

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Equity Partners (SFEP), a private equity firm focused on expansion-stage companies in the consumer sector, has acquired a majority stake in Petaluma-based Rustic Bakery, a pioneer and market leader in organic and specialty foods, and one of the highest-velocity specialty cracker brands in the market. Terms of the deal were […]