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FINANCE: 10 companies formed foundation of Irvine-based Toba
The foundation of what is now the largest venture capital firm in Orange County tracks back to Vinny Smith’s success in retrieving a chunk of Quest Software in a deal struck nearly a year after its $2.8 billion sale to Dell Inc.
TECHNOLOGY: Lake Forest company in hot segment
The deep roots of Orange County’s technology sector intersected with one of the industry’s hottest segments in last week’s $140 million sale of Lake Forest-based chipmaker Newport Media Inc.
TECHNOLOGY: New products ready, ad campaign in works
Fountain Valley-based D-Link Systems Inc. is making an aggressive move into the connected-home market with a slew of new products, big retail distributors, and its first national TV campaign.
MEDIA: Eyes role as manager of information in mobile world
Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc., an Irvine-based print product powerhouse, has seen the writing on the wall for some time now—advances in mobile technology are changing the way companies communicate, a shift that’s pushing its once-legacy business toward oblivion.
Irvine-based memory products maker Western Digital Corp. expanded its board of directors with the appointment of finance veteran Paula Price.
Irvine-based Oculus VR Inc. announced another acquisition and plans to host a September developer conference in Los Angeles.
Project Insight’s Revenue Climbs Quickly
An Irvine software company that’s helped Gap, Cisco and Dell streamline work projects has expanded into a new 5,000-square-foot headquarters.
Western Digital Capital, the investment arm of Irvine-based storage products maker Western Digital Corp., has led a $20 million funding round for a Pittsburgh cloud storage provider.
Irvine-based memory products maker Western Digital Corp. has expanded its board of directors with the appointment of finance veteran Paula Price.
Irvine-based Oculus VR Inc. on Monday announced another acquisition and plans to host a September developer conference in Los Angeles.
The Business Journal is looking for Orange County-based companies that have seen their yearly sales grow rapidly from mid-2012 to mid-2014 for our annual list of fastest-growing privately held companies.
Lake Forest-based Newport Media Inc. has been acquired by San Jose-based chipmaker Atmel Corp. for $140 million in cash.
Irvine-based Mazda North American Operations said it’s skipping the auto show arena and plans to instead unveil its revamped 2016 MX-5 Miata on Sept. 3 during simultaneous events in Japan, Spain and Monterey, Calif.
Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro Inc. acquired a Minnesota Internet technology provider to bolster its professional services offerings for its network of global resellers.
Latest Model Targets Higher-End Market
Costa Mesa startup Airwolf 3D said it has notched another breakthrough in 3-D printing technology with its latest model.