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Says Spending for Tax Breaks Not Appropriate
The question of whether hospitals in Orange County and other parts of California are providing “appropriate” amounts of community benefit spending surfaced again last month.
Holiday Series in Concert With Hollywood Reporter
Costa Mesa-based PBS SoCal will air Hollywood Reporter Roundtables, a five-part series featuring Hollywood’s leading stars—including Oprah Winfrey, George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Emma Thompson, Matthew McConaughey and Forest Whitaker.
Santa Ana-based securities services firm Universal Protection Service has acquired IPC International Corp. in Bannockburn, Ill. on undisclosed terms.
Cambodian Refugee Thrives as Autism Therapy Specialist
Garden Grove-based Behavioral Health Works has a made a growth market out of teaching people with autism how to change their conduct in an effort to improve their lives.
RESTAURANTS: USC location 1st to join company-owned roster
The Habit Restaurants LLC is set to open its first franchised location at University of Southern California early next year as part of the company’s strategy to accelerate growth.
The parent of Irvine-based Taco Bell Corp. announced a reorganization of its operations that adds international duties for Taco Bell Chief Executive Greg Creed.
Irvine-based Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc. agreed to pay about $16 million to acquire Infinity Franchise Holdings LLC, a lender serving the fast-food franchise industry.
Agency of Record On Top of Eyelash Product Ads
Allergan Inc. in Irvine selected its subsidiary Pacific Communications as its agency of record for its SkinMedica Skin Care’s professional business.
REAL ESTATE WATCH: ORANGE COUNTY RETAIL MARKET
The Orange County retail market continued its momentum in the third quarter, recording the largest amount of positive absorption the market has produced all year: 214,418 square feet.
Part of New Chief Exec’s Changes After Review
Santa Ana-based Identive Group Inc. plans to sell off its noncore business assets as part of a plan to trim global operations and focus on high-growth products and markets.
Laguna Hills-based window tinting company Solar Art Window Film has acquired window film dealer Stop the Sun in Escondido.
Irvine-based toll road operator Cofiroute USA got a $2.8 million contract to work on toll collectors on four bridges that cross the Delaware River, connecting Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey.
Automobile Club of Southern California Chairman Thomas McKernan has been selected to receive the Horatio Alger Award.
Irvine-based Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc. has agreed to pay about $16 million to acquire Infinity Franchise Holdings LLC, a lender serving the fast-food franchise industry.
Stand-Alone Marketing Shop Points to Ingram Micro’s Push for Higher Margins
Technology distribution giant Ingram Micro Inc. has launched the latest addition to its portfolio of services—Agency Ingram Micro.