Shares of CalAmp Corp. (Nasdaq: CAMP), an Irvine-based maker of Internet-connected products, rose as much as 9.3% after reporting fiscal second-quarter revenue that topped analyst estimates.
Long Beach Airport said August commercial passenger traffic rose 16% to about 316,000, compared with the same period last year.
Chris Harrison will be general manager of the Marriott Irvine Spectrum, which opens in December.
Chapman University said a $20 million gift from the Los Angeles-based W. M. Keck Foundation will name a future science building at its main campus in Orange as the Keck Center for Science and Engineering.
Anaheim-based MeriCal LLC, which makes probiotics and other dietary supplements, will acquire Global Health Industries in Ogden, Utah.
Ensign Group Inc. in Mission Viejo acquired Comfort Hospice Care, a hospice provider serving Las Vegas, Pahrump and surrounding communities in Southern Nevada.
AMVAC Chemical Corp., a subsidiary of American Vanguard Corp. in Newport Beach, bought OHP Inc. in Mainland, Pa., on undisclosed terms.
ASICS Corp., the parent of Irvine-based ASICS America Corp., selected Saatchi & Saatchi as its global creative agency.
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. released growth strategy for next year following lukewarm investor reception to its decision to acquire Care Capital Properties Inc.
Mitsubishi Motors North America Inc. hired Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners as its advertising agency of record.
John Wayne Airport passenger traffic in August ticked down 0.2% compared with the same month last year.
Redevelopment of Five Lagunas, one of the largest retail projects underway in the region, has halted.
United Collective in Huntington Beach hired Kristin Jackson as chief financial officer and chief operating officer, a new position.
Hyundai Capital America, with operations in Newport Beach and Irvine, joined the AutoGravity car shopping and financing platform.
Hyundai Motor America Inc. named Kyung Soo Lee president and chief executive, effective today.
All Metals Processing of Orange County LLC acquired Triumph Processing-Embee Division Inc. from its parent, Berwyn, Pa.-based Triumph Group Inc., on undisclosed terms.
The University of California-Irvine received a $200 million gift from Henry and Susan Samueli, Chancellor Howard Gillman calling it one of the largest donations made to a public university.