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On-Location Filming Declines in Second Quarter

On-location filming of movies, television series and commercials was down in the second quarter.

Thousand Oaks Data Firm Acquires Marketing Agency

Thousand Oaks data firm Giant Partners has acquired marketing agency Worxstudio to move into the data-driven digital marketing business.

Canoga Park Police Carnival Canceled After Businesses Complain

A swiftly canceled Los Angeles Police Department street carnival, originally slated to unfurl this week on Sherman Way from Topanga Canyon to Canoga Avenue, put members of the business community along the route on edge.

Investor Proposes Board Makeover for Tix Corp.

An activist investor in Tix Corp. has put up a slate of nominees for election to the board of directors.

Business Journal Wins National, Local Awards

The San Fernando Valley Business Journal won both national and local accolades for its editorial and design quality over the weekend.

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Warner Bros. Entertainment Selects Chief Executive

Ann Sarnoff is the new chief executive at Warner Bros. Entertainment, according to media reports.

Pittsburgh Production Company Leases Van Nuys Warehouse

A Pittsburgh-based film production company has signed a 108,162-square-foot industrial lease in Van Nuys.

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Preview: 'Barry' Shows NoHo's Charms

HBO series highlights Valley culture, locations.

NBC4 Appoints Vice President of News

Renee Washington has been appointed as the vice president of news at NBC4.

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Burbank Holds First Economic Summit

Burbank Chamber of Commerce and Better Burbank Corp., an economic development affiliate of the chamber, held its first annual Economic Summit at the Ikea in Burbank.

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Deluxe Hires President of Post-Production

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group in Burbank has hired James Haggerty as the new president of post-production at subsidiary Deluxe Creative Services.

Report: Disney Starts Layoffs

Walt Disney Co. has started layoffs at its studio operations and those of 20th Century Fox, according to media reports.

Disney's 'Endgame' Breaks Box Office Record

Walt Disney Co. broke box office records over the weekend with its latest Marvel film, “Avengers: Endgame.”

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Disney to Buy More of Hulu?

Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp. are in discussions over the future of streaming site Hulu, according to media reports.

Women’s Council Awards Honors Valley’s Best

The San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Women’s Council Awards recognized prominent female business leaders Wednesday.

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