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Marketing and advertising veteran Mike Jackson was named president of Santa Monica marketing agency Phelps on Tuesday.
TECH: Whisper draws traffic-generating writer away from Gawker.
App maker Whisper Inc. rang in the new year by making a high-profile hire and signaling a new initiative for the company.
Business has learned some pricey lessons on the value of communication, writes David Silver
PR: Murphy O’Brien now plans digital arm to help clients connect online.
PR: Murphy O’Brien launches digital arm to get the word out for clients online.
Charles Crumpley thinks Snapchat may have committed a business blunder for the books.
Signature Flight Support Corp. has closed on its deal to acquire the assets of Maguire Aviation Group LLC at Van Nuys Airport.
The Van Nuys Airport Citizens Advisory Council on Tuesday voted to recommend acceptance of a report that a new hangar project would not cause any environmental impacts.
Agencies home in on Playa Vista
Advertising agencies have shored up Playa Vista as their L.A. industry hub.
Disney's Marvel Entertainment unit will take over the publishing of “Star Wars” comics and graphic novels starting next year, the company announced Friday.
Daily Journal Corp., the downtown L.A. publisher of legal newspapers and websites, on Tuesday said it had again missed its deadline for making a required annual filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. said that it netted more than $183 million from its most recent public stock offering,
Noted Hollywood publicist Julian Myers, who represented stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Judy Garland, has passed away. He was 95.
The annual compensation package for Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Robert Iger dropped 15 percent in the last fiscal year, the company said in a regulatory filing this week.
Entertainment: Ed Krayewski finds little merit in modest arguments for condom use in porn productions.
INTERNET: Snapchat pulls in $50 million from fund that rarely backs tech.
Temporary message app Snapchat connects with surprise investor to raise $50 million.