LA BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Online publisher Evolve Media has acquired West L.A.’s Total Beauty to boost online beauty content for its women’s lifestyle vertical TotallyHer.
Rootstock Partners and iFinance Consulting Group have merged to offer outsourced financial services to early-stage startups. The new entity will be called Full Stack Finance.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday named Kevin James as film liaison and announced several steps to expedite filming permits within the city.
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Cannabis investment firm Lizada Capital signed a $15 million deal Wednesday that will make it Medbox’s largest shareholder.
Entertainment titan David Geffen has donated $100 million to New York’s Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
One of America’s most historic and iconic broadcasting landmarks is for sale.
Briefs: Wilshire Associates Opens China Office, Aecom CEO Named Chairman, New Boss at Marlborough School
Wilshire Associates Opens Office in China Santa Monica investment firm Wilshire Associates has opened an office in Suzhou, China.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 106 points in Wednesday trading to close at 18,097. The S&P 500 fell nine points to 2,099. The Nasdaq fell 13 points to 4967. The LABJ Stock Index fell one point to 226.
The engineer of the Metrolink commuter train that collided last week with a vehicle on the tracks died early Tuesday.
El Segundo tablet-maker Fuhu Inc. announced Thursday it will provide its child-friendly Nabi tablets to certain Uber vehicles in a partnership with the ride-sharing giant.
Caren Mason, who was elected to implantable lens maker Staar Surgical Co.’s board last June, was named Tuesday as chief executive, replacing Barry Caldwell who retired March 1.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 85 points in Tuesday trading to close at 18,203. The S&P 500 fell 10 points to 2,108. The Nasdaq fell 28 points to 4,980. The LABJ Stock Index fell one point to 227.
Freeplay Music, a New York firm that manages an online music catalog, has countersued Machinima of West Hollywood and Collective Digital Studios of Beverly Hills, accusing both YouTube networks of multiple copyright infringements.
Tinder is hoping its latest move will turn its billions of swipes into cash.
Three high-profile Burbank buildings with tenants that include Cartoon Network, Turner Broadcasting and MTV Networks have been put on the market for $90 million by their Beverly Hills owner.
A state appeals court panel has issued a tentative opinion in favor of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s effort to build a superstore in Burbank.
Metal processing firm Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. of downtown Los Angeles announced Monday that Chief Executive David Hannah will step down in May as part of a succession plan. He will be replaced by President and Chief Operating Officer Gregg Mollins.
Boulevard Partners and Arris Investments have plunked down $11.5 million for a 25,000-square-foot mixed-use building on Lincoln Boulevard at Rose Avenue in Venice.
If Herbalife Ltd. Chief Executive Michael Johnson sounded upbeat on the company’s recent earnings call, it likely had nothing to do with his 2014 compensation.