Orange County Business Journal

Michael Volpe covers media and marketing, hotel developers and owners, law and accounting. He can be reached at volpe@ocbj.com.

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Daphne’s Boss Eyes Revival From San Clemente Base

Daphne’s Greek Cafe owner Bill Trefethen is looking at ways to revamp the company’s restaurants and boost business

By Michael Volpe December 26, 2010 midnight share »

Optimistic Outlook for PR, Clients Get Back to Growth

The county's public relations firms are optimistic about business picking up in 2011, in the Media and Marketing column

By Michael Volpe November 28, 2010 midnight share »

Law Firms Go After Lateral Hires for Instant Business Boost

Law firms are increasing lateral hires to boost business

By Michael Volpe November 28, 2010 midnight share »
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Dance Contest Dinner Show Set for Anaheim

A dinner show that pits dancers from various styles against one another is set to open in Anaheim early next year

By Michael Volpe November 21, 2010 midnight share »

Hyundai Increases Sponsorship With Top Cable Show

Hyundai Motor America renewed its sponsorship of TV show “Burn Notice,” in the Media and Marketing column

By Michael Volpe November 21, 2010 midnight share »
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ProFun Gets Ferrari World Park Done in Persian Gulf

Tustin’s ProFun Management Group opened a Ferrari-themed park in Abu Dhabi earlier this month

By Michael Volpe November 21, 2010 midnight share »

Newly Combined Toshiba Division Selects Ad Agency

Irvine's Toshiba America Information Systems has hired Goodness Mfg. to handle its advertising, in the Media and Marketing column

By Michael Volpe November 14, 2010 midnight share »
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Old Guys Rule Brand Targets Boomers Abroad for Expansion

Old Guys Rule in San Clemente targets baby boomers and is growing sales despite a slump in the clothing industry.

By Michael Volpe November 14, 2010 midnight share »

RiechesBaird to Take Hoag Brand Beyond the Bluffs

Newport Beach’s Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian hired RiechesBaird in Irvine to launch a branding campaign, in the Media and Marketing column

By Michael Volpe November 7, 2010 midnight share »
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Big Bank Marketing

Big banks in Orange County rely on marketing campaigns to stand out.

By Michael Volpe November 7, 2010 midnight share »

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