Habit Restaurants Inc. Chief Marketing Officer Matt Hood plans to leave the fast-casual burger chain for another job, the company said.
About 300 members of Orange County’s business community celebrated five honorees at the Business Journal’s 17th annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards Thursday.
Justice Department lawyers said this week they plan to try medical-device executive Jim Mazzo for a third time for violating insider trading rules after two prior efforts ended in hung juries.
Joined 1985 … president 2010 … runs 25K properties in SoCal, Nevada, Utah, for developer-owner Western National Group … chief exec WNG is Michael Hayde … Khouri board member, past president state trade group, OC chapter … certified Senior HR professional … Chapman U. trustee … United Way-OC Alexis de Tocqueville Society … boards: Prentice School, JSerra, Laura’s House
Shares in Del Taco Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq: TACO) in Lake Forest fell about 10% in Thursday trading following yesterday's release of its fourth quarter and full-year results.
Juice It Up was sold to SJB Brands LLC, a partnership of three investors: Dover Shores Capital LLC, Britt Private Capital LLC and Jupiter Holdings LLC.
Providence St. Joseph named Victor Jordan chief operating officer for Providence St. Joseph Health Southern California, effective March 26.
With husband Victor part of one of OC’s most powerful business couples … coleads family foundation … couple spends much of free time in Asia … both born in China … couple behind first wireless router enshrined in Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame 2014 … They sold Linksys Group Inc. about 15 years ago to Cisco Systems, $500M … Business Journal OC’s Wealthiest, $850M
Newport Beach-based Clean Energy Fuels Corp. in the fourth quarter recorded a steep sales drop and wider losses.
President Donald Trump scuttled Broadcom Ltd.’s attempted hostile takeover of rival Qualcomm Inc., signing a presidential order Monday prohibiting the bid due to national security concerns, according to news reports.
$50M, San Luis Obispo-based fixed-based operator took on lease at JWA, April … breathes planes: wanted to be a pilot as a kid; hero: Wiley Post, ‘early influencer for civil aviation’; life turning point: ACI’s
New Hope Network in Boulder, Colo., said Natural Products Expo West & Engredea, which ended Sunday, drew 85,000 attendees and 3,521 exhibitors.
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach has assumed the title sponsorship of Orange County’s only PGA Tour event, renaming it the Hoag Classic.
He and wife, Sarah Ann, in Feb. said they’d give $45M to help Chapman build engineering school … word came at first ‘state of the university’ address by President Daniele Struppa, OC 500 … they gave $55M in 2013
Markets were up in midday trading on a U.S. hiring surge: payrolls rose by more than 300,000 in February and the unemployment rate held steady.
Longtime Orange County GOP Chairman Scott Baugh will challenge 15-term Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher in the 48th district.
Seattle-based SightLife Surgical Inc. will buy the Kamra inlay from AcuFocus Inc. in Irvine on undisclosed terms in a deal expected to close this month.
Foundation pledged $200M to UCI Sept. … includes $50M for health sciences college, $5M for tech, labs … rest to endowment, faculty, scholarships, fellowships … health, well-being focus … previously backed Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine … husband: Broadcom cofounder Henry Samueli, OC 500 … UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman, OC 500, said gift, school, among tops US
Preferred Hotels & Resorts in Newport Beach named Michelle Woodley president and Kristie Goshow chief marketing officer, and promoted Caroline Michaud to executive vice president, corporate communications & public relations.
Jeffrey Coats will leave his post as president and chief executive of Irvine-based AutoWeb Inc., formerly Autobytel, as the company missed analyst expectations on earnings and revenue in its most recent quarter.