Packages: Online retailers outsource international shipping to Saskia Chiesa’s Van Nuys-based company for the convenience, lower overhead and fraud prevention.
Discs: Ryan Kugler with some of the CDs and DVDs distributed by his Burbank company, DVA Inc. The fading popularity of the formats is big business for Kugler.
School: Woodbury media program different by being business focused.
Barragan; Hoffman Vanyek
Position: Ashley Furniture is opening a new store, continuing its local expansion.
CEO Greg Barry. The company makes products for commercial use.
Research: NASA is developing a new space observatory.
Drug: Xgeva is currently on the market.