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Taco Bell Chief Executive Brian Niccol has joined the board of directors at Harley-Davidson Inc., the maker of motorcycles in Milwaukee, Wis.
Glaukos Corp. in Laguna Hills said Chief Financial Officer Richard Harrison will retire next year.
Orange County’s unemployment rate was up to 4.4% in June from a revised 3.6% in May, much of the increase caused by 0.8% growth in the local labor force to 1.61 million.
Vans Inc. revenue was up 4% in July quarter, according to its Greenboro, N.C.-based parent, VF Corp.
Costa Mesa-based investment adviser New Market Wealth Management has a new equity owner in Cliffwater LLC, an investment adviser in Los Angeles.
Ingram Micro Inc.’s pending $6 billion sale to Chinese conglomerate Tianjin Tianhai Investment Co. Ltd. has run into its first hurdle that could ultimately derail the deal.
Lake Forest-based Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide Inc. was purchased by Douglas Acquisitions LLC, an affiliate of second-position secured creditors.
Huntington Beach’s Pacific City shopping center has seen a change in ownership.
Pacific Investment Management Co. in Newport Beach named Emmanuel “Manny” Roman its chief executive, replacing Douglas Hodge, who will become a managing director and senior adviser to the company.
The La Palma-based Innovation Institute said today that it has acquired Corona-based information technology specialist Hospitality Business Network Solutions. A purchase price was not disclosed.
Newport Beach-based startup Predictive Inc. has acquired a Silicon Valley software maker developing advanced learning applications.
Irvine-based Opus Bank agreed to sell its La Quinta branch in Coachella Valley to the Bank of Southern California headquartered in San Diego.
Contravisual Brands Group LLC acquired Los Alamitos-based Sullen Clothing Inc. on undisclosed terms.
Vinny Smith’s Toba Capital in Newport Beach has led an $11 million Series A round for business software maker Grow.
Innovation Institute LLC in La Palma has acquired Summit Talent Group, a healthcare industry executive compensation and search firm in Columbia, Md.
Walt Disney Co. in Burbank and affiliates of Hong Kong-based Wincome Group will divvy up $560 million in tax money to be reimbursed over 20 years for building three luxury hotels in Anaheim.
Costa Mesa-based El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. will debut new design elements for its restaurants when it enters the Dallas-Fort Worth market in August with two franchised locations.
Newport Beach-based Alliant Insurance Services acquired on undisclosed terms Mesirow Insurance Services, the insurance division of Mesirow Financial in Chicago.
Two reports by University of California-Irvine researchers show most job growth in two decades in Southern California has come outside of traditional downtown areas and central business districts.
Alliance Entertainment Corp. said it bought the retail music distribution business of Anderson Merchandisers in a deal that would push Alliance revenue above the $1 billion mark. A purchase price wasn’t disclosed.
Costa Mesa-based Precision Pet Products has been sold on undisclosed terms to Petmate in Arlington, Texas.
Huntington Beach-based insurance provider Confie acquired on undisclosed terms two insurance brokerages in New York: Lloyd D. Sprague & Son, Inc. and J.N. Mason Agency, Inc.
Western Digital Corp. today raised its guidance for the current quarter and initiated an executive change.
Bravo Sports Corp. in Santa Fe Springs bought Sector 9 in La Jolla on undisclosed terms.
Laguna Beach-based virtual reality content maker NextVR Inc. has raised $20 million from CITIC Guoan Information Industry, a state-owned investment firm in China.