Mediha DiMartino covers media, marketing, auto dealers, government, nonprofits and education. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phone: 949-833-8373 Extension: 224
Social Media, Digital Storytelling in Toolset
The role of public relations professionals is changing—even the president is tweeting daily, bypassing the media.
‘You had to dream a lot’ in ’67
Every pair of shoes Tom Gazsi wore until he reached high school, his parents bought at Dick Marowitz’s Newport Children’s Bootery at Fashion Island—“Adidas, saddle shoes, dress shoes, everything!”
RETAIL: Newport’s Lugano went retail in ’05, east in ’17
Aspen’s the new spot to get Lugano Diamonds’ designs. The Newport Beach-based luxury jeweler opened its third salon in the Residences at The Little Nell, a mixed-use complex a stone’s throw from the ski slopes.
Taco Bell Corp. in Irvine, in collaboration with Microsoft Corp., is giving away an Xbox One X gaming console to consumers who text a code found on its Steak Quesarito $5 box. A winner will be notified every 10 minutes from Aug. 31 to Oct. 4.
ASICS America Corp.’s sales in June quarter declined 8.9% to $231.2 million, according to figures provided by its parent, Japan-based ASICS Corp.
APPAREL: Seeks higher margins, VCs still believe
Stance Inc.’s bricks-and-mortar portfolio has expanded to six—all carefully curated locations.
RETAIL: Printer consolidating operations to improve efficiencies
Primary Color Systems Corp. plans to move its operations to Cypress—to the office and warehouse complex that Vans Inc. called home for a decade before moving to Costa Mesa this summer.
Show 2018 Model Makes Modern Life a Tad Better
Hyundai Motor America Inc. is channeling Neil Diamond in its latest TV ad for the 2018 Sonata.
Shares of Emerald Expositions Events Inc. are down 4% to $21 and a market value of about $1.52 billion after the San Juan Capistrano-based trade show operator posted revenue for the June quarter below Wall Street expectations.
TravisMathew LLC in Huntington Beach was sold to Carlsbad-based Callaway Golf Co. in a $125.5 million cash-and-debt deal expected to close in the third quarter.