Jane Yu covers finance, education, manufacturing and professional services for the Orange County Business Journal. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orange County’s unemployment rate dipped to 5.4% in August despite a decrease of 1,900 jobs over the month.
Newport Beach-based leisure park owner and operator Palace Entertainment Inc. has sold 15 of its entertainment center locations to Apex Parks Group in Aliso Viejo.
Newport Beach-based buyout firm Windjammer Capital Investors has agreed to sell its portfolio company BBB Industries LLC to an investment firm in London.
The S&P 500 fell 0.22% to 1,981.24 in midday trading.
Aristotle Capital Management LLC is doubling its office size in Orange County with a move from Irvine to Newport Beach.
Chan, Brother Head Foundation That Gave $350M to Harvard Last Week
You won’t find mention of Orange County in the ongoing talk of the biggest single donation in Harvard University’s history.
Newport Beach-based private equity firm Solis Capital Partners LLC has made an equity investment in LEHR Inc., a manufacturer of propane-powered engines and tools for home and commercial uses.
Costa Mesa-based Pacific Mercantile Bancorp has promoted Robert Sjogren to chief operating officer, a position that had been vacant for some time.
Irvine-based software maker Kofax Ltd. agreed to pay $34.7 million in cash for Softpro GMBH, a German company that specializes in electronic signature services and software.
Equipment leasing company Pacific Rim Capital Inc. has expanded its headquarters in a move from Aliso Viejo to Irvine.