OC BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Irvine-based travel-technology company BookingPal Inc. got $5 million in a venture capital round.
Three Orange County resorts have earned Five Star rankings in the Forbes Travel Guide.
The S&P 500 was up 0.8% to 2,084.64 in midday trading.
Aliso Viejo-based Chronic Taco Enterprises said it has signed multiunit franchise deals for 12 locations in Colorado, three to 12 locations in Washington, and up to 14 in Arizona.
Actavis PLC will cut more jobs just over the county line in Corona, as it awaits the finalization of its buy of Irvine-based Allergan Inc., according to a state filing.
The S&P 500 was down 0.4% to 2,061.01 in midday trading.
Irvine-based Broadcom Corp. and the University of California-Irvine will produce a one-day technology and entrepreneurship competition on Saturday, Feb. 28 at UCI’s Paul Merage School of Business, Broadcom said.
Pacific Investment Management Co. has tapped former Morgan Stanley chief economist Joachim Fels as a managing director and global economic adviser.
Lake Forest-based Del Taco LLC may be bought as early as this week by Chicago-based Levy Acquisition Corp., according to Reuters.
Bank of Manhattan, which is in the process of merging with Irvine-based Plaza Bank, has agreed to sell its mortgage business to Wilshire Bancorp Inc. in Los Angeles.
Fast Company magazine in New York named Taco Bell Corp. to its top-10 list of most innovative companies of 2015 in advertising and marketing.
Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. said today that it made a pair of changes to its board of directors.
The S&P 500 was up 0.6% to 2,059.68 in midday trading.
Huntington Beach-based Confie Seguros Insurance Services has acquired Baja Auto Insurance in Dallas on undisclosed terms.
The number of hotels sold in Orange County more than doubled and their dollar value increased five-fold in 2014 compared with a year earlier, according to Irvine-based hospitality consultant Atlas Hospitality Group.
Irvine-based Newport Corp. after the close of intraday trading reported fourth quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations and provided a revenue and profit outlook for the current quarter.
Mission Viejo-based Ensign Group Inc. today reported an adjusted profit that matched Wall Street’s expectations.
The S&P 500 was down 0.3% to 2,049.81 in midday trading.
Irvine-based business software maker Kofax Ltd. will delist its shares on the London Stock Exchange next month, the company announced today.
The S&P 500 was flat at 2,061.66 in midday trading.
Irvine-based Newport Corp., which makes lasers and related equipment, is set to acquire a small Austrian company that specializes in ultra-fast laser systems used in scientific and biomedical research.
Chapman University said its new School of Pharmacy earned “precandidate” accreditation by the Chicago-based Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Irvine-based chipmaker Broadcom Corp. released some race and gender data on its workforce for the first time in response to ongoing requests from civil rights and labor activists.
Aliso Viejo-based meal delivery service Restaurants on the Run is set to be acquired by Chicago-based GrubHub, according to news reports.
Irvine-based video game maker Blizzard Entertainment Inc. reported a strong fourth quarter after the close of intraday trading Thursday, with revenue and operating profits rising.