Natalie Hoberman

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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Receives $3 Million Investment

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has received a $3 million investment from philanthropists Teresa and Byron Pollitt for an endowed chair position as the director of CHLA’s Fetal and Neonatal Institute.

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Torrance’s Providence Little Co. of Mary Medical Center Receives $20 Million Donation

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance has received a $20 million donation from philanthropists Priscilla Hunt and the late Donald G. Hunt, the hospital said Thursday.

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Asian Goods E-tailer Raises $10 Million

Yamibuy, built from a Chinese student’s cravings for a taste of home, looks to double revenue.

Yamibuy’s Alex Zhou turned his interest in Asian spices into an e-commerce platform.

Century City Mall Rises With $1 Billion Makeover

RETAIL: Westfield property bags seventh spot as site bids to compete in online era.

Westfield Century City looks to sell shoppers on the mall experience with experiential attractions.

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Jump in Revenue Lifts Local Exec Search Firms

EMPLOYMENT: Top spot returns to Korn Ferry as sector faces growth issues.

Korn Ferry found its way back to the top of the executive search firm list after a strong 2016.

Homebuilder Welcomes Street-Beating Quarter

CONSTRUCTION: Spike in revenue, completed projects boosts KB Home earnings.

Westwood-based national homebuilder KB Home reported positive second-quarter earnings last week, spurred by an increase in revenue and completed projects, according to a June 27 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Patrick Soon-Shiong’s NantWorks Acquires California Hospital Operator

Patrick Soon-Shiong’s Culver City-based NantWorks has acquired a majority stake in Integrity Healthcare, which manages Verity Health System, adding six hospitals in California to its operation.

Women’s Businesses Climb 7% to $19.2 Billion

ECONOMY: Tech firms raise profile with three in top 10.

Three tech industry firms powered their way into the top 10 on this year’s Business Journal list of women-owned companies.

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Hyperloop Forges South Korea Ties

Playa Vista venture shores up presence overseas with deals with government, university.

Hyperloop venture speeds way to South Korea with several partnership agreements.

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Silicon Beach Report June 22: VR Playhouse Launches Virtual Reality Training Program

VR Playhouse launches virtual reality training program, USC to lead quantum computing project and sneaker marketplace Goat hires former Twitter executive.

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