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

United Chambers Issues Statement of Support for Westfield's Promenade 2035 Project

The United Chambers of Commerce of the San Fernando Valley and Region has issued a statement of support for the Westfield Promenade 2035 Project as it enters its environmental impact review phase, the organization announced Monday.

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Women Entrepreneurs: #16 Mitzi Like

Chief Executive, LBW Insurance and Financial Services Valencia

The List: Women-Owned Businesses profiles

LTC Renegotiates $600 Million Credit Facility

LTC Properties Inc. has entered into a new amended unsecured credit agreement to replace its previous unsecured credit agreement from 2014, the company announced Thursday.

Metro Board Approves Van Nuys Rail Project

The board of Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, or Metro, voted Thursday to build a light rail system down the center of Van Nuys Boulevard.

Valley-Region Companies Join Russell 3000

A pair of health-related companies in the Valley region announced they joined the Russell 3000 Index this week.

Sherman Oaks Chamber Announces Golden Oak Award Winners

The Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce has announced the eight winners of its Golden Oak Awards. The winning businesses will be honored at an Award Gala at Club Aston on the lot of Galpin Motors in North Hills on July 20.

The Number

Taxes and fees are business’ biggest concern.

#1 Ranking of ‘taxes and fees’ as business issue for last eight years

Farmers Insurance Names Chief Claims Officer

Farmers Insurance has promoted Rob Howard to the position of chief claims officer, effective June 11.

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Tutor Perini Wins $410 Million Contract for Purple Line Extension

Tutor Perini Corp. announced Friday that its joint venture with Frontier-Kemper has won a contract to build tunnels for Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Purple Line Extension project.

BlackLine Gains on Hiring of Former NetSuite Executive

Shares of BlackLine Inc. rose Tuesday after the company announced the hiring of Mark Woodhams, a former sales executive at NetSuite, as senior vice president of global sales effective July 1.

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