Hispanics represent ‘the fastest-growing segment of the small business ecosystem.’
Hispanics represent the “fastest growing segment of the small business ecosystem,” according to Stanford report.
Universal Studios Hollywood will begin on Oct. 7 asking for proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test for all guests ages 12 and up.
Sugar-free soda bottler Zevia goes public on NYSE.
Zevia, an Encino-based natural soda company, hopes to become a household name in the sugar-free drink sector.
FINANCE: US Bank buys Union Bank; both institutions have large presences in the North Los Angeles market.
US Bank will acquire Union Bank for about $8 billion.
Adel Villalobos counsels giving up is easy, but don’t do it.
Adel Villalobos is founder and chief executive of Lief Labs, a full-service manufacturing company for dietary supplements and vitamins.
The Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles announced last week grants funding several Valley region chambers of commerce as part of its Small Chambers of Commerce Relief Program.
As part of an effort to appeal to lunch and dinner consumers, IHOP announced Monday that it has launched a new line of sandwich melts on its all-day dine-in and to-go menus.
Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law on Friday legislation that will expand outdoor dining options for restaurateurs.
Rosangela Valerio-Dyszkant found a way to serve families.
Rosangela Valerio-Dyszkant is founder and director of Little Dreamers Early Childhood Center in Thousand Oaks.
FINANCE: After exiting the payday loan sector, firm wants to de-bias credit scores.
Fintech firm ZestFinance Inc. in Burbank takes bias out of lending.
Walt Disney Co. and actress Scarlett Johansson have agreed to settle her lawsuit filed against the company over claims of breach of contract connected with her performance in the film “Black Widow,” according to media reports.
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has added the northwest San Fernando Valley to its ride-hailing service Metro Micro.
SOFTWARE: Ferret secures funds for reputation platform.
Ferret uses an AI-powered app for people to evaluate the reputations of their social networks.
Stage entertainment, food trucks and events for survivors raise money for research and services.
The American Cancer Society Relay for Life is hosting rallies across the Valley region this month to connect communities and raise funds to help save lives from cancer.
Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission is set to open the largest tiny home village in the country later this month, providing 224 beds for people experiencing homelessness at the new Arroyo Seco Tiny Home Village.
Hispanic companies often begin with personal savings and family money, and access to capital persists as a barrier after the initial launch.
Hispanic companies find access to capital a challenge.
Multigenerational giving requires commitment and flexibility, writes Naomi Strongin of the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles.
LIST: Deal-makers look for revival of the office sector with hybrid workforce.
Industrial transactions sustain brokerage firms.