Pete Weitzner

Contributing Editor

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Recent Stories

OC Consumers ‘Alive and Kicking’

ECONOMY: Q2 local sentiment jumps

Orange County consumers are bringing back that bullish feeling.

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OC Executives Don’t See Late Year Recession

ECONOMY: CSUF survey shows confidence dipa

Orange County executives aren’t planning on a U.S. recession this year, according to the latest quarterly survey from California State University-Fullerton.

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Alteryx Culture Stays The Course Over Years

TECHNOLOGY: $6.8B with mantra: work hard, play hard

At Alteryx Inc. they throw parties—birthdays, company milestones, Halloween, and Christmas.

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Windes Still Bending to its Roots in Irvine

ACCOUNTING: 93-year-old firm in expansion mode

John Di Carlo can’t testify under oath that the founders of Windes Inc. had company culture and employee engagement at the core of their thinking when they opened their accounting firm. It was 1926 and the managing partner hasn’t come across any old work papers with “people first” scrawled across them.

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OC Staves Off Winter Economic Blues

Famous quotes from the fantasy fave “Game of Thrones” bookended the 2019 Spring Economic Forecast of California State University-Fullerton’s Mihaylo College of Business and Economics.

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CSUF Survey Shows Modest OC Upswing

Orange County executives stared at a considerable wall of worry to start 2019.

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Rebuilding A Golf Classic's Swing

Execs Answer 911 Call to Help Inaugural Hoag Tourney

After 40 years spent golfing and running professional tournaments, Jeff Purser can track the trajectory of a title sponsor as well as any golf ball.

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Course Map

The Newport Beach Country Club touts the PGA Tour Champions event being held on its grounds this week as the longest-hosted event on the Champion’s tour “by a wide margin.”

The Golf Networking

OC executives are jumping at the chance to swing clubs in temperate climate with zero chance of snow while wining and dining their customers during this week’s Hoag Classic at the Newport Beach Country Club.

The Sports Page

The Hoag Classic in Newport Beach doesn’t tee off until March 6, but there’s still plenty of local golf news.

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