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Chapman Taps Law Dean

Chapman University announced today that Matthew J. Parlow will be the next dean of its Fowler School of Law

By Deirdre Newman January 27, 2016 4:02 p.m.   Share
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Ingram Micro Buys in Europe

Irvine-based Ingram Micro Inc. plans to buy the Central and Eastern European operations of Moscow-based RRC Group, a distributor of networking and telecommunications equipment.

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Advantage Adds President

Advantage Solutions named Jeff Hansberry its president and chief commercial officer, a new position, effective March 21.

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NB Ad Shop Sold

Newport Beach-based advertising agency O’Leary and Partners has been bought by the Shipyard, a marketing firm in Columbus, Ohio, on undisclosed terms.

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Southwest Gets Long Beach Capacity

Southwest Airlines can add up to four flights at Long Beach Airport under an allocation the facility made this week.

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New Faces on Visit Anaheim Board

Visit Anaheim named two new directors and a new board chairman.

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Newspaper Takes Over Rival

Nguoi Viet Daily News Inc. in Garden Grove, publisher of Nguoi Viet Daily News, has taken over assets of competitor The Little Saigon News Inc., according to documents filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California in Santa Ana.

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Chapman Sets Artists in Residence

The Dean of Chapman University’s film school said Rob Cohen would join Don Hahn as artist-in-residence for the Spring Semester, which started Feb. 1.

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St. Joseph Health to Run Home Health Franchises

Irvine-based St. Joseph Health bought 26 Nurse Next Door franchises with an option to buy 12 more.

Ambry Genetics Adds Test Lab in Aliso Viejo

Genetic testing provider Ambry Genetics Corp. will open a new, 65,000-square-foot laboratory across the street from its Aliso Viejo headquarters this month.

Drugmaker’s New CEO Sets No. 1 Drug Category Goal

HEALTHCARE: Aims to lead in central nervous system drugs

Aliso Viejo-based Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s newly appointed chief executive has what he calls a “very simplistic” vision for the drugmaker.

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Taco Bell Q4 Profit Down in Up Year

Irvine-based Taco Bell Corp. fourth quarter operating profit fell 4.3% to $152 million, compared with the same period last year, while full-year operating profit increased 12% to $529 million.

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Kurion Sold for $350M

Irvine-based Kurion Inc., which played a key role in stabilizing the contaminated Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan nearly four years ago, has been sold for $350 million to Paris-based nuclear cleanup specialist Veolia.

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OC, Anaheim Visitor Tally Up

Visitor counts rose countywide and in Anaheim in 2015.

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All-Time High for JWA 2015

John Wayne Airport served more than 888,000 passengers in December, tipping its passenger count for all of 2015 total passengers to an all-time high.

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Windjammer Buys in Canada

Windjammer Capital Investors added two Canadian companies to its portfolio Thursday.