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HEALTHCARE: Sticks with candidates in face of critique
Expect the fight over Irvine-based Allergan Inc. to turn toward the drugmaker’s board room.
REAL ESTATE: Deal for 8-story office largest so far this year
An eight-story building near Anaheim’s City Hall that previously served as the local operations hub for AT&T Inc. has been leased to a growing integrated-care medical group affiliated with Orange-based hospital operator St. Joseph Health System.
Big Revenue Gains Precede Big Pharma Deal
The company that topped the Business Journal’s 2014 list of the fastest-growing large public companies based in Orange County has already taken itself out of the running for next year’s title.
Cryoport Gets Goods There Cold, Grows Revenue by Nearly 400%
Cryoport Inc.’s chilly business is fueling red-hot sales growth.
Sometimes the uninitiated are right even when they’re wrong about Orange County.
Tenet Healthcare Corp. named Audrey Gregory the new chief executive of Placentia-Linda Hospital.
Most of Software Maker’s Growth Through Mirth
Irvine-based healthcare software maker Quality Systems Inc. is showing “marked improvement across all fronts of the organization,” according to Chief Executive Steve Plochocki.
Aims to Distinguish Firm From Rivals in Industry
Toshiba America Medical Systems has launched an advertising campaign that aims to position the Irvine-based diagnostic imaging company as one that “adapts to and understands its customers’ business,” according to Nancy Gillen, its vice president of marketing.
Pacific Communications President Ryan Abbate said he will retire at the end of the year.
Irvine-based biotechnology company AtheroNova Inc. priced an offering of 4 million shares of its stock and warrants to buy its stock.
Tenet Healthcare Corp. said today that Audrey Gregory is the new chief executive of Placentia-Linda Hospital.
Mission Viejo-based CareTrust REIT Inc. said today that it will spend $12 million to buy three senior housing facilities.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. said today it would be willing to raise its hostile takeover bid for Irvine-based Allergan Inc. to $200 a share.
FDA OK’d Their Laser for Cataract Surgery Use
Abbott Medical Optics, a Santa Ana-based business unit of Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories, is introducing a pair of products for laser cataract surgeries.
Not much math but plenty of tea leaves to read on the Pimco-Janus front.