HOSPITALITY: Latest change to convention area
One of Orange County’s largest hotels, located on the Anaheim Convention Center campus, is set for a facelift after a recent sale.
Chihuahua Builds Brewing Base In SoCal, Plans National Expansion
Costa Mesa beer maker Chihuahua Cerveza is the fastest-growing new microbrewery in the U.S., but officials with the startup have visions well beyond being a niche player.
MEDTECH: Root canal alternative eyes expansion
Laguna Hills-based dental technology company Sonendo Inc., Orange County’s fastest-growing midsized private company for two years running, isn’t done growing.
APPAREL: Athletes dropped before Tokyo
New Hurley International LLC parent Blue star Alliance LLC has moved swiftly since closing in December on its purchase of the heritage surfwear label in Costa Mesa.
Groups: More Water, Wellness; Less Stuffy
When ESPN chose Newport Beach’s Resort at Pelican Hill to host its annual three-day Women and Sports Summit last year, it wasn’t the guest rooms, ballroom or conference spaces that sold the Walt Disney Co.-owned global broadcaster on the venue.
2 Luxe Hotels On Way in Anaheim
Hotel developers in Orange County are committing heavily to groups and convention-goers.
I am sure that we have never met, but your article in the Orange County Business Journal, “How Walt Disney Picked Anaheim,” triggered a great many memories of myself at that particular time.
Days before last year’s Super Bowl, I spoke at length with Newport Beach sports agent Leigh Steinberg, just as his biggest client, Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes, was about to be named league MVP.
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Singapore, Irvine Now ‘Dual Headquarters’
Video game products maker Razer Inc. is building up its Irvine office after announcing the closure of its San Francisco outpost and making the Orange County spot its domestic headquarters.
Lake Forest Firm Explores Console Gaming
Lake Forest-based Panasonic Avionics is doing its part to improve air travel—at least in terms of in-flight entertainment options.
Mirror Co. Expanding; Leases IBC Industrial Site
A nearly 80,000-square-foot industrial building near John Wayne Airport, last used by Obey Clothing and owned by an investor with ties to the maker of urban-styled clothes, has a new owner and a new tenant.
$463 PSF for Back Bay Property
First luxury homes, now a luxury office.
Kenwood’s Kitchen & Tap Opening in Costa Mesa
Ken Kenwood, a longtime In-N-Out Burger Inc. exec with 30-plus years at the famed Irvine restaurant chain, is striking out on his own to open an American cuisine concept in Costa Mesa.
Analysts Expect 25% Sales Growth in 2020
Tustin-based contract drugmaker Avid Bioservices Inc. named Timothy Compton chief commercial officer this month.
Soon-Shiong Praises Co. As ‘Best’ of Type
Masimo Corp. (Nasdaq: MASI), the Irvine-based maker of noninvasive medical monitoring equipment, will purchase the assets of Culver City-based NantHealth’s Connected Care business for $47.3 million cash.
Dog food maker Cali Raw Nutrition is ringing in the new year with new products, including two formulas for puppies and older dogs, in addition to raw bone treats and a salmon oil supplement.