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Costa Mesa-based consumer financial services firm Payoff Inc. secured up to $250 million in debt financing to help its members pay off credit card debt.
‘Perfect for Me’ Ads Highlight Comcast Brand
Grupo Gallegos’ latest campaign for Xfinity aims to help Latino-American consumers see the brand as “more human, closer to their hearts rather than their minds,” according to Carlos Tornell, the Huntington Beach-based agency’s creative director.
2K Customers Include Big Names Such as Vizio
Irvine-based IT consultancy and service provider Trace3 is on pace to crack $500 million in revenue this year as it attracts new Fortune 500 customers and builds up regional offices.
Shares of QLogic Corp. have plummeted today after the Aliso Viejo-based networking gear maker slashed revenue and profit targets for the June quarter, citing a bevy of market challenges.
Irvine-based Drawloop Technologies Inc. announced it has been acquired by Bellevue, Washington-based Nintex USA LLC for an undisclosed amount.
TECHNOLOGY: Hopes to test Lockheed product by year-end
The Orange County Water District is standing ready to test a new technology under development by Lockheed Martin Corp. that could be a game-changer on water treatment, with the potential to lower costs as municipalities and private businesses search for new ways to secure supplies in drought-stricken California.
More Than $70M in Sales To A-List Customers
Priti Sharma moved to Chicago from India at age 16 and at the time had no idea that she would one day own a multimillion-dollar company.
Gift Card Concept Makes Giving to Charity Easier
Lori Jackson “lived scrip,” as she puts it. The mother of four children attending Serra Catholic School in Rancho Santa Margarita was retrieving gift cards worth thousands of dollars from their backpacks each month and distributing them to friends and family members around the county. The private school would get the cards at a discount, usually 1% to 13%, and resell them through students at face value to parents.
MightySat Rx Device Unavailable in US
Masimo Corp. ended June on a regulatory roll.
Three Ventures Involve Cloud, Set-Tops, Ultra HD
Irvine-based Broadcom Corp., which is set to be acquired for $37 billion by Avago Technologies Ltd., is making a big push in China through strategic partnerships with some of the country’s most influential players.
PrimeGen Biotech LLC, a stem cell company, has moved from Irvine to a new facility in Santa Ana.
Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro Inc. has acquired two companies that add to its higher-margin and growing recycling and mobile services business.
Irvine-based WPT Enterprises Inc., which runs the World Poker Tour, has been acquired for $35 million by one of China’s largest gaming companies.
Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive and Technology Group said in a press release that its first U.S manufacturing plant for the relaunch of the Karma hybrid electric car will be in Moreno Valley.
Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro Inc. has furthered its reach in the Middle East by acquiring the assets of Arabian Applied Technology, the largest value-added reseller in Saudi Arabia.