Building: Vulcan plans to relocate to 500 N. Brand Blvd. in Glendale in May.
Chris Heatherly, Vice President of Product Development, Disney Interactive Media Group
Scott Trowbridge, Vice President of Research and Development, Walt Disney Imagineering
Barry Jossen, Executive Vice President, ABC Studios
Andrew Millstein, ExecutiveVice President & GeneralManager, DisneyAnimation
Platform: BNK Petroleum hopes to strike it rich by drilling for shale gas in Poland.
Game: Professor Genki and man-a-pult.
Service: Grill Concepts excels at pleasing the customer. “When the guest leaves they know we did everything we could do to satisfy them,” said CEO Bob Spivak.
Tops: “Kung Fu Panda 2” was the highest grossing movie in China.
Rebound: Difficult decisions for builder.
Locations: The IHOP chain will grow by 45 to 55 restaurants in 2012.
Luxury: Five-story apartment complex will be ready for residents in 2014.
Wires: Mike Johnston working in the lab at Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. in Camarillo.
Slice:Workers slice pineapples at a Dole Food cannery in Thailand. Heathy snacks are a growth area for the company.
Eat: Applebee’s added to its healthy food items.
Mobile: NTS will improve second version of loader.
Abate: The temporary gas flare at Sylmar landfill.
Nano: The plane weighs two-thirds of an ounce and carries a camera.
Research: Amgen employee examines data in lab at company’s headquarters in Thousand Oaks.
Film: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest was filmed at Golden Oak Ranch and was released in 2006.
Connect: Talon added sales reps to get fasteners and zippers to garment makers.