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Virtual Tours, Online Sales Boost New Home Co. in RMV

14 Sales Made Despite Stay-at-Home RestrictionsDespite recent headwinds to the home sales market, including ongoing stay-at-home orders and economic uncertainties, one Orange County builder reported strong initial sales for its community within Rancho Mission Viejo.

County Can Lift More Business Restrictions

Restaurants, malls to reopen with health and safety modifications

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Nielsen Exec to Vizio Board

Resume, work includes Facebook, AOL, AT&T, P&G

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State Restrictions Continue to Loosen

In-store retail, hair salons, live sporting events could come back in next few weeks

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New Disneyland President

Potrock new local head; D’Amaro to lead Disney parks

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Vizio’s New CFO To Aid Media Push

Adam Townsend Has Media Background

Smart TV company Vizio Inc. in Irvine has been making the leap from tech to media, and entertainment industry veteran Adam Townsend is ready to help in his new role as chief financial officer.

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What Restaurants Look Like Post-Pandemic

Breweries, distilleries, wineries to remain closed unless there’s food with that drink

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Montage, Ritz-Carlton Sale Scrapped

Delayed Portfolio Deal Canceled

The blockbuster sale of two Orange County’s poshest resorts has been nixed, following months of delays and discord from both the buyer and seller.

The Long Intermission

OC Arts Sector Struggles During Pandemic, Sees Business Model Turning Upside Down

First the good news ...

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Sports Marketer Names Chief Revenue Officer

Tenures with teams, targeting corporate sponsors

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Disney Resorts Revenue Down 10%

Operating income for segment falls 58%

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Pandemic Battle Boosted Blizzard

More gamers at home

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Montage, Ritz-Carlton Sale Nixed

Contract breach cited in canceling already delayed deal

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Media Vet New Finance Chief at Vizio

Townsend to help guide TV ads push

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A New Drive for OC’s Top Ad Agency

MARKETING: Innocean is rooted in auto, ready for more

Actor John Krasinski tweeted he thought he was maybe out of a job when some high school kids reenacted the Hyundai “Smaht Pahk” commercial he starred in earlier this year.

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Behind the Scenes

What happens before, during and after a Super Bowl spot.

I’m on vacation,” Innocean USA Executive Creative Director Barney Goldberg said jokingly.