SERVICES: Five among 100 biggest
Orange County’s cluster of fitness chains pumped up their sales last year, according to data from trade publication Club Industry.
GAMING: $200M+ reverse merger complete
Allied Esports Entertainment Inc., an Irvine-based company that runs venues and live events for online gaming enthusiasts, sees major growth possibilities for the competitive side of the industry.
Newport Beach Tennis Club is seeking members via a massive discount.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim centerfielder Mike Trout paid $9.2 million for a Newport Beach home.
Allied Esports Entertainment, an Irvine-based company that runs facilities for online gaming enthusiasts, as well as the World Poker Tour, went public Monday by reverse merger.
Costa Mesa-based Vans Inc. is the presenting sponsor for the International Surf Association’s 2019 Word Surfing Games next month in Japan.
John Wayne Airport passenger traffic decreased 3.4% in June to 919,000 compared with the same month last year.
Local hotels saw higher daily rates and revenue per available room on lower occupancy levels in June, CBRE Hotels said.
Long Beach Airport traffic decreased 13% year-over-year in June to 307,000 passengers; year-to-date traffic is down nearly 16% to 1.7 million passengers.
Kingston Technology Co.’s gaming equipment unit, HyperX, was named the exclusive supplier for Red Bull esports events.
Toshiba America Business Systems in Lake Forest extended and expanded a sponsorship deal with entertainment venue operator AEG.
Costa Mesa consumer data company J.D. Power was bought by private equity investor Thoma Bravo, in Chicago, on undisclosed terms.
Construction has begun on Starlight Cinemas West Grove, a 29,000-square-foot movie theater, which will anchor a new entertainment complex in Garden Grove.