Mall: Empty Mervyn’s store made upgrade possible.
In conjunction with NewMark Merrill Companies, Burlington Coat Factory announced plans to open an 85,000 square foot location in the space formerly occupied by Mervyn’s in Janss Marketplace
LEADERS: Studio works to change culture of Hollywood waste.
Warner Bros. is leading the way in the entertainment industry with its eco-friendly practices
VENDORS: Education on cost savings still needed.
Companies that sell environmentally friendly products or services still often have a hard sell but things are getting better
COMMUNITY: Businesses have several avenues of assistance.
There are scores of business and community-related intitiatives going on in the area to make green a routine way of life and doing business.
PROGRESS: Group started small, now integral part of corporate culture.
The green team at Precision Dynamics Corp. has gone from a grassroots initiative to a fully integrated part of the business that has an impact on the bottom line.
Zumbox, Inc., operator of a paperless postal system, announced in a press release that the United States District Court for the Central District of California granted its Motion to Stay a patent infringement litigation brought by Pitney Bowes, Inc.
IRS: Those who miss face revocation of tax-exempt status.
A crucial filing deadline passed on May 17 for tax-exempt organizations required by law to file Form 990 with the Internal Revenue Service.
YOUTH: Despite economic downturn, Sobel grows organization.
Best Not-for-Profit CEO - Jan Sobel, Boys and Girls Club of the West Valley
RETAIL: Westfield worried about state.
SUMMIT: Westfield malls and mixed-use developments two hot real estate topics at Valley Economic Summit.
Strategy: Credibility factor boosts fundraising efforts.
Non-profits re-branding themselves to attract new sources of revenue and volunteers