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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Playa Vista venture shores up presence overseas with deals with government, university.
Hyperloop venture speeds way to South Korea with several partnership agreements.
VR Playhouse launches virtual reality training program, USC to lead quantum computing project and sneaker marketplace Goat hires former Twitter executive.