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Campaign Includes ‘Brand Hubs’ in Big Metro Areas
Oakley Inc.’s new agency of record, Eleven in San Francisco, has come up with a new brand campaign for the Foothill Ranch-based action-sports apparel company.
Desired Skills Include SEC Filings, Pre-IPO Know-How
Is Irvine-based Vizio Inc. mulling an initial public offering?
Henry Segerstrom has died at age 91, after a short illness, according to C.J. Segerstrom & Sons, owner and manager of South Coast Plaza.
‘Rising Star’ Winner Trailblazer in Male-Heavy Field
Ann Fong’s 20-year path to her current role as chief financial officer for Incipio Technologies Inc. has had a few setbacks, to say the least—she was a single mom competing in a male-dominated industry, for starters.
CFO Helped Electronics Maker Hit $3.5B in Sales in Tough Market
Kurt Binder knew the books on Vizio Inc. well before he joined the company as vice president and corporate controller in April 2010.
Aliso Viejo-Based Hotel Investor Sheds Debt, Gains Leverage
Bryan Giglia has helped Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc. complete a corporate makeover as extensive as any redevelopment the company has undertaken for one of its portfolio hotels.
Lauds ‘Iconic’ Surfers Who Inspired OC Brand
Quiksilver Inc.’s Roxy division is celebrating its silver anniversary by highlighting achievements of its “most iconic” athletes—Lisa Andersen, Kelia Moniz and Stephanie Gilmore—who have collectively won 12 world surfing titles.
Will Resell Rambus IP That Prevents Data Theft
Microsemi Corp.’s latest partnership with Sunnyvale-based Rambus Inc. provides a deeper look into how the company has maintained a strong position in the military and defense markets.
Orange County brands dominated the Aliso Viejo-based Surf Industry Manufacturers Association’s 12th annual Image Awards Thursday evening, winning in the nine out of 13 categories.
Irvine-based travel-technology company BookingPal Inc. got $5 million in a venture capital round.
Three Orange County resorts have earned Five Star rankings in the Forbes Travel Guide.
Fast Company magazine in New York named Taco Bell Corp. to its top-10 list of most innovative companies of 2015 in advertising and marketing.
The number of hotels sold in Orange County more than doubled and their dollar value increased five-fold in 2014 compared with a year earlier, according to Irvine-based hospitality consultant Atlas Hospitality Group.
OC-Based Charter Services Catch Recovery’s Tailwind
Charter air service is finding friendly skies over Orange County, where demand for private flights has gained altitude in recent months.
Agencies Pay PR Shop to Craft Police Perspective Into Site
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