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iHeartMedia Revenue Platforms is shutting down its Aliso Viejo office and moving operations to Texas.
Orange County Visitors Association named its new board for the 2017-2018 term.
Hotel REIT Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. in Aliso Viejo sold Fairmont Newport Beach for $125 million.
The Pendry San Diego opened last week in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter; Pendry is the lifestyle urban hotel line of Montage International in Irvine, which also runs Montage Hotels & Resorts properties, including a flagship location in Laguna Beach.
22 hotels sold in Orange County for $807 million last year, down 19% and 54%, respectively, from 2015, when 27 hotels sold for $1.8 billion, according to Atlas Hospitality Group in Irvine.
Motorcyclist magazine in Irvine will debut a new look with its March/April issue, which goes on sale Feb. 28.
John Wayne Airport reported 865,000 passengers flew in and out of the airport in November, up 3.5% year-over-year.
Disneyland Resort will open Star Wars Land in 2019, Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger said on the company’s quarterly conference call.
Giuseppe Lama’s tenure as managing director at the Resort at Pelican Hill has ended after about nine years.
Greater Irvine Chamber is the new name of the former Irvine Chamber of Commerce.
Laguna Beach resident Eric Davidson has purchased Orange County’s professional tennis team from Canadian technology and media entrepreneur Lorne Abony.
The parks and resorts division of Walt Disney Co. in Burbank had quarterly operating income of $1.1 billion on revenue of $4.6 billion, up 13% and 6% compared with the same period last year.
Preferred Hotels & Resorts booked $1.1 billion in reservations in 2016 for the hotels in its system.
Inside OC is now being shown via Cox Communications Inc. in Las Vegas.
AM 830 KLAA in Anaheim won its second Golden Mike award from the Radio & Television News Association of Southern California at the 67th Annual Golden Mike Awards Presentation Dinner on Saturday.