Luxury goods distributor MadaLuxe Group in Seal Beach promoted Adam Freede from president to chief executive.
Shock spread through the Long Beach community three weeks ago—even three-time Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor, Golden State Warriors rookie Jordan Bell and Philadelphia Phillies shortstop J.P. Crawford expressed their surprise on Twitter.
RETAIL: Titan Industries doubles down on Mischka
Footwear licensee Titan Industries Inc. has lived up to its name for the past 20 years, attracting deals with apparel brands like Joe’s Jeans and Betsey Johnson while also helping celebrities Gwen Stefani and Zendaya launch footwear lines.
Leadership changes were announced on Tuesday for Huntington Beach-based Boardriders Inc. following the recent tragedy involving Chief Executive Pierre Agnes.
Growing Economy and Wage Boosts Lifted 2017 Placings
2017 was a better year for the Orange County operations of employment agencies. The placement firms saw growth across nearly all metrics, from annual revenue to number of temporary and permanent workers landing jobs with clients.
Arbonne International LLC in Irvine and a sister company, Nature’s Gate, will be bought by Groupe Rocher on undisclosed terms.
Orange County automakers started the year on a positive note with the exception of Hyundai Motor America and its Genesis brand, which saw January sales decline for the month.
Vanguard University will open a new science lab this fall, thanks to a $300,000 grant from the Fletcher Jones Foundation.
NONPROFITS: OC-run auction site to sell to sports fans
Sports fans can soon bid on unique experiences and merchandise, like a round of golf with National Football League Hall of Famer Marcus Allen or a game-worn jersey, but the special auctions won’t take place at a fundraiser.