Joel Russell

Editor

Joel Russell is editor of the Business Journal and is responsible for the content of the publication.

Email: jrussell@sfvbj.com
Phone: 818-316-3125 Extension: 116

Recent Stories

Greater Valley Chamber Issues Urgent Call for Help

Nancy Hoffman Vanyek, chief executive of the Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber of Commerce, issued a call for help in securing financial help for business advocacy organizations dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.

Ventura County Closes Certain Businesses, Orders Elderly to Stay Home

Ventura County has ordered certain businesses to close and elderly residents to stay at home to slow the spread of coronavirus, effective Wednesday.

‘Jeopardy’ Host Aids Hope of the Valley

Donation supports construction of North Hollywood homeless facility.

“Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek gives money to homeless center.

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Doll Maker’s Threepeat

“It’s a threepeat!” exclaimed MGA Entertainment Inc. Chief Executive Isaac Larian in a statement about the company’s L.O.L.

Universal Studios Theme Parks Close to Contain Coronavirus

Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort announced late Thursday that both theme parks will close in hopes of containing the spread of coronavirus.

Valley Restaurant, Real Estate Stocks Caught in Wall Street Selloff

Another massive selloff of stocks on Thursday caught Valley restaurant and real estate-related stocks in the downdraft.

Dow’s Massive Drop Pulls Down Valley Stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 2,000 points, or 7 percent, with nearly all Valley companies caught in the downward momentum.

Oil Shock Sends California Resources Lower

Shares of California Resources Corp. fell 13.6 percent Friday in tandem with lower crude oil prices.

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Cost Saving Pays Off

Capstone Turbine Corp. promotes Kirk Petty to VP of operations.

An Unconventional Business Opening

Ace Hardware store skips the ribbon cutting at new location.

Ace Hardware held a grand opening for its new location in Van Nuys

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