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Count on Julia Argyros to gently move the needle on a subject that’s prompted a lot of sideline chatter ever since Henry Segerstrom passed away in February: Who’s in line to take the torch from the remarkable group of entrepreneurs who have driven OC’s philanthropy over the past half century?
Remarks by Kylie Schuyler and Rubén Martinez gave the crowd at last week’s High Hopes fundraiser for El Sol Science & Arts Academy clear reminders of why each was chosen for honors.
Family Found Way to Sell Ranch to Selves
It’s a cloudy day at Ranch Mission Viejo LLC’s headquarters on Reata Road, just off Ortega Highway.
Talk about courage and imagination—the crew from AnQi showcased culinary renditions of both at last week’s debut of Courage of Imagination: A Tribute to Henry T. Segerstrom at South Coast Plaza.
No surprise that Nghia X. Nguyen left it for others to mark last week’s 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, an event that set off a refugee trail that would make OC’s Little Saigon a capital of the Vietnamese diaspora.
Count Vinny Smith in the class of investors who see some virtue in virtual reality.
The Insider has heard more than once that former Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian is a favorite for a cabinet-level job if Hillary Clinton wins the White House in 2016.
Other items of interest Orange County Business Journal Vol. 38, No. 15
Quick Bridge Funding LLC, an alternative lender specializing in short-term financing moved its headquarters from Orange to Irvine, taking 17,000 square feet at Market Place Center.
Anyone who doubts Wylie Aitken’s will probably hasn’t seen him in a court of law.
This week’s Special Issue on OC-based public companies marks a farewell appearance for perennial leader Allergan, which has held the top spot ever since the Business Journal switched its ranking criteria for our annual list from revenue to market cap some years ago.