DRUGMAKERS: Bill Link on firm’s board
Irvine-based Tarsus Pharmaceuticals, which is backed by Orange County’s best-known ophthalmology venture capital executive, Bill Link, and several other notable area investors, has raised $60 million to continue testing a drug that aims to be the first of its type to treat a common disease affecting the eye.
ACCOUNTING: Top 25 firm buys KSJG
WithumSmith+Brown PC, a Princeton, N.J.-based accounting firm with a large presence in the East Coast, wanted exposure to the West Coast.
EDUCATION: New initiative emphasizes multi-disciplines
University of California-Irvine in 1964 was the first department of neuroscience in the U.S., which meant it was first to be studying the brain in an academic setting.
Former Trinity Broadcasting Site to Be Revamped
An overhaul of one of Orange County’s more recognizable buildings appears imminent, following a deal between the city of Costa Mesa and an international language education company.
2nd Building at Tustin Education Park
ACS Development Group Inc. plans to build a 50,000-square-foot medical office building in Tustin, the newest sign of construction at the Advanced Technology Education Park on the former Marine base.
Rose Parade Float Hits on Farming Theme
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) is serious about eating clean, and its marketing continues to drive that point home.