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Ventura County Launches Business Resource Hub

The Ventura County Economic Development Collaborative has launched Business Forward, a website it hopes will serve as a one-stop virtual information hub for local business owners.

Chamber Coalition Advocates ‘Safe Reopening’ Plan

The California Coalition for Safe Reopening, a group made up of 33 chambers of commerce and other business organizations, has released a three-point recovery program for consideration by state and local governments before ordering any more business shutdowns.

Construction Complete at L’Oreal Offices in Encino

Design studio Ware Malcomb announced Tuesday that construction is complete at L’Oreal’s Pulp Riot offices, located at 16501 Ventura Blvd. in Encino.

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Surowitz Will Leave Providence Tarzana to Lead Jewish Home

Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center Chief Executive Dale Surowitz will leave his post to lead the Los Angeles Jewish Home during a time of rapid expansion.

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Business Events Calendar

Business Events throughout the Valleys.

ImmunoCellular Shareholders Approve Reverse Stock Split

Shareholders of ImmunoCellular Therapeutics have voted to implement a reverse stock split at a ratio not less than 1-for-3 and not greater than 1-for-10.

Westlake Village Office Portfolio Fetches $55 Million

A massive multi-property office portfolio, totaling 256,602 square feet in Westlake Village, has traded for $55 million.

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Grocery Outlet Opens in Winnetka

Grocery Outlet Bargain Market has opened a new location in Winnetka. The store has created about 25 jobs, according to the company.

Women Weathering the Storm

The economic disruption of 2020 highlights the challenges faced by female-owned companies.

Women-owned businesses, and the organizations that represent them, have faced COVID-19 with strength, resilience and a determination to rebuild.

Seeking Suburbia

RESIDENTIAL: Brokers report the urban lifestyle has lost its appeal for millennial homebuyers.

The catchphrase “live/work/play” captures the strategy of real estate developers appealing to younger workers, often in the tech and entertainment industries, who want a walkable urban lifestyle near their employment

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Steve Nissen Selected as LAEDC Chairman

The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. has selected longtime Valley executive Steve Nissen as its new chairman.

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Northridge Man Sentenced in Credit Card Scheme With ‘Collusive Merchants’

A Northridge man has received 21 years in federal prison for a scheme in which credit card and bank loan scheme that took money from banks, credit card comapnies, car dealerships and utility companies.

Chatsworth Hills Academy Sells Campus for $9 Million

A school campus belonging to Chatsworth Hills Academy has sold for $9 million.

Zillow Honors Local Economic Forecasters

Local economists Matthew Fienup and Dan Hamilton have been named recipients of the 2020 Crystal Ball Award for the Zillow Home Price Expectations Survey, formerly known as the Case-Schiller Home Price Expectations Survey.

Aerial Film Companies Create Partnership

Van Nuys film industry companies XM2 and Pursuit Aviation, with aerial cinematographer Stephen Oh at the helm, on Tuesday announced a collaboration to come up with new ways to get a filmmaker’s perfect shot.

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L.A., Ventura Counties to Re-Close Dining Rooms

Los Angeles and Ventura county dining rooms have been mandated to shut down again, just weeks after receiving approval from regulators to serve customers on location.

Cinedigm to Launch Women’s Channel

Cinedigm Corp. this fall will launch a female-focused streaming channel.

Half-Acre Property in Santa Clarita Sells for $1.5 Million

A commercial property with only 1,292 square feet in Santa Clarita has sold for $1.5 million.

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Apex Launches Clothing Line With Built-in Masks

Apex Global Brands is looking to capitalize on the coronavirus pandemic with a new line of performance apparel that features built-in face masks.

Hollywood Burbank Airport to Reopen Terminal B

Hollywood Burbank Airport will resume operations from Terminal B starting on July 2.