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Commerce-based cannabis logistics company ManifestSeven Holdings Corp., or M7, has listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
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GoodRx Stock Soars on Opening Day

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Venture Funds Look to Health

Other more broad-based funds, like downtown-based TenOneTen Ventures, have increased their focus on health care investments.


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Organ Donation Agency OneLegacy Rises to New Challenge

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LA’s Al Fresco Program Gives Restaurants a Boost — But Is It Enough?

The L.A. Al Fresco program offers no-cost permits to local eateries to expand outdoor seating into adjacent areas while indoor dining is shuttered during the pandemic.


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ManifestSeven Chief Executive Officer Sturges Karban

Cannabis Logistics Company M7 Goes Public

Commerce-based cannabis logistics company ManifestSeven Holdings Corp., or M7, has listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
LeBron James looks to match his NBA success off the court.

LeBron James’ SpringHill Strikes Film Deal With Universal

LeBron James' SpringHill Company has signed a four-year film deal with Universal Pictures.

People On The Move
Liquid Death's still and sparkling water in its signature tallboy cans.

Liquid Death Raises Additional $23 Million

Santa Monica-based canned water company Liquid Death has raised $23 million in Series B funding.
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September 23, 2020
Please join us for our 14th annual CFO Awards where we will recognize all nominees and honor L.A. County’s top finance professionals for their ongoing efforts and contributions to their organizations. Our elite panel of industry experts will discuss the ever-changing economic climate, the evolving role of the CFO, the current state of financial affairs, and the overall impact to businesses in Southern California.
Molina Healthcare's Long Beach headquarters

Molina to Acquire Affinity Health for $380 Million

Long Beach health insurance giant Molina Healthcare Inc. has agreed to buy Affinity Health Plan for $380 million in cash.
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READER POLL: Do you make an extra effort to shop at locally owned businesses?
Companies On The Move
Gimbal Inc. CEO Rob Emrich

Disney Sells True[X] to Gimbal

Santa Monica advertising and marketing tech company Gimbal acquires True[X], a Walt Disney Co. subsidiary

Events

September 23, 2020
Please join us for our 14th annual CFO Awards where we will recognize all nominees and honor L.A. County’s top finance professionals for their ongoing efforts and contributions to their organizations. Our elite panel of industry experts will discuss the ever-changing economic climate, the evolving role of the CFO, the current state of financial affairs, and the overall impact to businesses in Southern California.
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