Orange County Business Journal

Jane Yu covers finance, education, manufacturing and professional services for the Orange County Business Journal. She can be reached at yu@ocbj.com.

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OC Adds Jobs in April

Orange County employers added 3,800 jobs in April, helping drive down the unemployment rate to 4.1%.

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Frost Data Capital Part of Investor Group

Frost Data Capital, a San Juan Capistrano-based investment firm and start-up incubator, joined other venture investors to back Maana, a developer of big-data search engine technology.

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Theme Parks Operator Buys in NJ

Apex Parks Group, an Aliso Viejo-based owner and operator of leisure parks, has acquired Sahara Sam’s Oasis Indoor and Outdoor Water Park in New Jersey.

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Marcum Names Irvine Partner to Head CA Tax Business

National accounting firm Marcum LLP has named John Eckweiler, a partner in its Irvine office, partner-in-charge of tax and business services for its California operations.

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Telogis Gets $25M Investment

Aliso Viejo-based Telogis Inc. has raised another $25 million in venture capital funding.

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First Foundation Starts Insurance Unit

Irvine-based banking and wealth planning firm First Foundation Inc. has launched a property and casualty insurance brokerage unit.

Hedge Fund Execs Go Long on Own Brand of Energy Drink

MARKETING: Pelerin pair behind Positive Energy brand

Positive Energy Beverages LLC is betting that a continued rise in consumer demand for “better-for-you” food products will be better for the Irvine-based startup, too.

Employment Agencies Continue Growth With 2% Jump

21 Firms Have $720M In Locally Generated Revenue

The largest staffing firms in Orange County combined for a modest increase in revenue last year, coming off a small dip in 2013.

Mortgage Lender Doubles Local Office

Foothill Ranch-based mortgage lender loanDepot LLC doubled its Orange County office space to more than 238,000 square feet to accommodate its growing direct-lending center.

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Midday Stock Roundup

Stock indices were down in midday trading.

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