Los Angeles Business Journal

Managing editor Omar Shamout can be reached at oshamout@labusinessjournal.com. Follow him on Twitter @omarshamout.

Recent Stories

Restaurants, Bars Aim to Feast on Football Fans

DINING: Tom’s Urban at L.A. Live among eateries to serve Rams on Sunday.

There’s a new game in town, and that means more potential business for sports bars and restaurants that cater to hungry fans.

SPECIAL REPORT: Michael Laznicka

The Business Journal spotlights local company founders for whom the advantages of being in Los Angeles hit home.

SPECIAL REPORT: Beatriz Acevedo

The Business Journal spotlights local company founders for whom the advantages of being in Los Angeles hit home.

SPECIAL REPORT: Marc Mertens

The Business Journal spotlights local company founders for whom the advantages of being in Los Angeles hit home.

SPECIAL REPORT: Linc Gasking

The Business Journal spotlights local company founders for whom the advantages of being in Los Angeles hit home.

Sports Museum Makes Another Pitch for Fans

HOSPITALITY: Collector revives memorabilia venue after seven-year hiatus.

As the Dodgers mire through the dog days of summer, sports collector Gary Cypres is trying to ignite a passion for baseball among younger generations.

SPECIAL REPORT: Victoria Silchenko

The Business Journal spotlights local company founders for whom the advantages of being in Los Angeles hit home.

Nonprofit Steps Up Historic Walks for Summer

TOURISM: Conservancy adds nighttime events to handle seasonal demand.

The Los Angeles Conservancy is trying to make it easier to explore L.A.’s architectural history on foot this summer.

Angels Flight Railway Gets Back on Track Online

TECHNOLOGY: Esotouric offers 3-D rides as actual funicular remains idle.

The Angels Flight funicular, billed as the shortest railway in the world, might be out of commission, but there’s a new way for enthusiasts to get their Angels Flight fix without leaving their computer.

Leonard Green Closes $9.6B Fund

West L.A.’s Leonard Green & Partners announced Tuesday that it has closed a $9.6 billion private equity investment fund.

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