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John Wayne Airport spokesperson Jenny Wedge plans to take a similar role at destination marketer Newport Beach & Co.
Increase Total By 1.7% Following 1.5% Decrease
Orange County’s top engineering firms with headquarters or significant operations here have recovered from a 1.5% drop in billings last year, posting a 1.7% increase in local billings during the 12-month period ended June 30.
HOTELS: Assessment of 2% on room rates under discussion
Buena Park’s destination marketing agency and representatives of its 21 hotels and motels are working with city officials to form a hospitality improvement district as a source of dedicated funding for promotional efforts with a preliminary annual budget of close to $1 million.
RETAIL: Nonprofit gets room to do strategic merchandising
Goodwill of Orange County plans to reshape the merchandising and logistics behind its retail business with a move to a 154,040-square-foot distribution center in Tustin by year’s end.
About 415 people celebrated innovation and the people who create it at the Business Journal’s inaugural Innovator of the Year awards last week at the Hotel Irvine.
St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point offered details on its planned renovation of some public areas of the property.
Agency Highlights Theme in Placements
Casanova Pendrill’s newest installment of pro bono work for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration pays homage to the evolutionary illustration “March of Progress.”
Space Unit Targets Niches In Mission-Critical Work
Aliso Viejo-based chipmaker Microsemi Corp. has supplied several key components on NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, which was sent in part to study Pluto in a mission launched nearly a decade ago from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
About 415 people celebrated innovation and the people who create it at the Business Journal’s inaugural Innovator of the Year awards today at the Hotel Irvine.
St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point has offered details on its planned renovation of some public areas of the property.
Irvine-based Pacifica Hotels sold the Hilton Garden Inn Marina del Rey to Chatham Lodging Trust in West Palm Beach, Fla., for $44.5 million.
The Disneyland Resort in Anaheim could benefit from an investment its Burbank-based parent Walt Disney Co. has made in a virtual reality filmmaker.
University of California-Irvine ranked No. 1 out of 179 schools in a New York Times measure of access to college for lower- and middle-income students.
Steve Lind will move from president of Kelley Blue Book in Irvine to executive vice president of operations at Cox Automotive Media, a newly formed division of Atlanta-based Cox Automotive Inc.
The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point plans a temporary layoff of 610 employees, a state filing said, with the reduction coming on a rolling basis over seven months.