The employees of National Public Radio member station KCRW in Santa Monica voted June 14 to have the Screen Actor’s Guild represent them as their union.
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California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing has launched an investigation into Sawtelle-based Riot Games for alleged gender bias and other discriminatory conduct.
Downtown-based Colony Capital Inc. has refinanced $1.725 billion of consolidated debt in its healthcare portfolio.
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Chatsworth toy manufacturer MGA Entertainment Inc. made a bid last month to merge with rival toy company Mattel Inc., in El Segundo, which rejected the offer.
The city of Long Beach on June 11 named a top L.A. Airport executive, Cynthia Guidry, as its new airport director, effective July 29.
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Esports company Immortals has acquired esports team owner Infinite Esports & Entertainment.
Santa Monica-based Bird Rides Inc. is buying Bay Area competitor Scoot Networks Inc.
UCLA recently named longtime Anderson School of Management finance professor and administrator Antonio Bernardo as the school’s new dean, effective July 1.
Imports into the San Pedro Bay port complex sunk 6.3% in May, as trade war tensions between the U.S. and China continued to impact the flow of goods.
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Restaurant chain Sweetgreen announced June 11 that it’s acquiring Washington D.C. meal delivery service Galley Foods for an undisclosed amount.
USC on June 11 named Geoffrey Garrett, current dean of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, as the next dean of the Marshall School of Business, effective in July 2020.
Santa Monica-based Douglas Emmett Inc. purchased a 350-unit apartment building in Westwood for $365 million, the group announced June 10.
Hackman Capital Partners is in talks to buy MBS Media Campus for roughly $700 million.
Ron Nichols, president of Southern California Edison and former top executive with the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power, died June 6 after a battle with gastric cancer.
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USC and United Airlines have reached a new naming rights deal for the Coliseum after a previous naming deal ran into controversy, the university announced June 7.