The signature of Gov. Jerry Brown on a law to decriminalize sidewalk vending prompted a response from the Valley Industry & Commerce Association on Monday.
SnapMD Inc., a telemedicine company based in Glendale, announced it has raised $7.1 million in funding.
L’Oréal USA will house the regional logistics operation of its SalonCentrics subsidiary at the Tejon Ranch Commerce Center in Kern County.
Westcore Properties has acquired a 114,556-square-foot industrial building in Moorpark for $13.8 million from Ventura firm Marcus Adams Capital.
West Los Angeles real estate company Symphony Development and the Los Angeles office of design firm Steinberg Hart have revealed renderings for an apartment building project to address the housing needs for students attending California State University – Northridge.
The Regents of University of California – Los Angeles have signed a lease to assume approximately 27,215 square feet of medical office space for UCLA Health.
Sun Valley-based Ratner Property Management has purchased a $6.56 million industrial property in Sylmar with an eye to renovate it and upgrade its functionality and market value, according to the brokerage CBRE Group Inc.
AeroVironment Inc. has secured a nearly $6 million contract to provide its Raven drones to the Portuguese army, the Monrovia unmanned aircraft manufacturer has announced.
Vicki Nussbaum, chief executive of the Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce, will leave the chamber in October to head the Century City Business Improvement District.
BIOTECH: Timely infusion of $45 million bolsters finances.
The board of Walt Disney Co. has elected Michael Froman as a new director.
Panavision Inc., Saban Capital Acquisition Corp. and Sim Video International Inc. have entered into a merger agreement to create a “global provider of end-to-end production and post-production services to the entertainment industry,” the companies announced Thursday.
Cherokee Inc. reported a quarterly net loss of $9.1 million on Thursday, a 90 percent increase compared to the same quarter last year.
Pam Lifford, president of consumer products at Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., has been promoted to lead a new division that will oversee Warner Bros.’ brands, including its popular DC franchise.
The headquarters of Dole Food Co. in Westlake Village has sold to the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation for $50 million, according to brokerage CBRE Group Inc.
American Homes 4 Rent plans to sell 4 million shares of preferred stock and trade them on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker AMHPRH.
Princess Cruises plans to dock one of its new large ships, the Royal Princess, in Los Angeles starting in March.
Aegon USA Realty Advisors, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based limited liability company, has sold the two-story, 39,000-square-foot Walgreens building at 310 S. Lake Ave. in Pasadena for $23 million.
B. Riley FBR, an investment bank and subsidiary of B. Riley Financial Inc. in Woodland Hills, has appointed Dawn Farrell as chief administrative officer of the firm’s investment banking unit.