LABJ WEEKLY EDITION

LA500 Special Issue: The Most Influential People in L.A.

The Business Journal unveils its fifth annual LA500 list, honoring the most influential leaders and executives in Los Angeles.

RadNet Bringing AI to Imaging Centers

After taking a hit during the initial Covid-19 lockdown, Sawtelle-based RadNet Inc., the nation’s largest operator of stand-alone diagnostic imaging centers, is revolutionizing the industry through its use of artificial intelligence and joint ventures with hospital networks.

Tease photo

Forme Advances Athletic Wear as Medical Device

Sports bras and T-shirts designed by Stephen Liu will set you back about $159 a piece, topping the prices commanded by Lululemon and other high-end activewear brands.

Tease photo

On Location Scores With Experiences

Attending the Super Bowl is a pretty special opportunity no matter where you’re sitting in the stadium, but On Location Events, which does business as On Location Experiences, offers premium ticketing and hospitality packages for clients looking for once-in-a-lifetime experiences — at once-in-a-lifetime prices.

Tease photo

Virtual Tours, Competitive Housing Market Make Home Staging ‘Crucial’

Meridith Baer, a well-known home staging expert who has staged homes for many A-list celebrities, has seen her business grow more than expected.

Tease photo

LABJ Insider: President of Jewish Community Foundation of LA to Step Down After More Than 30 Years

Marvin Schotland, who has served as president and chief executive of the Beverly Grove-based Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles since 1989 and was included in the Business Journal’s 2021 LA500, is stepping down at the end of 2022.

Tease photo

TigerConnect Secures $300M Private Equity Investment

The Santa Monica-based health tech communications platform provider received the investment from a New York-based private equity firm.

Tease photo

West Coast Data Hub One Wilshire Gets $389M Loan

One Wilshire, a data center in downtown, has received a $389 million refinancing loan.

Tease photo

Glendale Retail Center Sells for $64M

The 154,049-square-foot Glendale Market-place has sold for $64.1 million.

Tease photo

Senior Health Services Coordination Firm HeyRenee Raises $8M in Pre-Launch Funding

Santa Monica-based digital health startup SixD Inc., which does business as HeyRenee, announced Jan. 13 that it had closed a second round of seed funding, bringing its total amount raised to $8.2 million as it prepares to launch its senior-oriented service next quarter.

Tease photo

San Gabriel Valley Multifamily Portfolio Sells for $68M

A multifamily portfolio with 274 units in the San Gabriel Valley has sold for $68 million.

Tease photo

Tishman Speyer Acquires Santa Monica Development Site

New York-based Tishman Speyer has acquired the Santa Monica Collection for an undisclosed sum with plans for a large mixed-use project at the site.

Tease photo

Mixed-Use Highland Park Building Sells for $29M

A mixed-use asset with 59 luxury residences and 2,646 square feet of retail space on the border of Eagle Rock and Highland Park has sold for $28.7 million.

Tease photo

Global Music Rights Resolves Legal Battle With Radio Stations Over Performance Rights

Global Music Rights has struck an agreement with the Radio Music License Committee, resolving an antitrust lawsuit after more than five years.

Tease photo

WarnerMedia Strikes New Carriage Deal With Comcast

WarnerMedia, which is owned by AT&T Inc., will keep its channels on cable systems belonging to Comcast Corp.

Tease photo

FOX Sports Extends Deal With Twitter to Cover FIFA World Cups

Get your vuvuzelas ready: Fox Sports will provide coverage of at least two upcoming FIFA World Cup matches in 2022 and 2023.

Tease photo

New and Converted Warehouses Across LA Provide Business Owners With More Options

In the last five years, more than 185 new warehouses sprung up in Los Angeles County, providing some 14.8 million square feet of additional space to the local logistic chain, according to data aggregated by Reonomy, a New York City-based analytics company specializing in commercial real estate.

Tease photo

SPAC Deal Sets Up TeleSign for Major Growth

Most casual internet users probably haven’t heard of TeleSign Corp., but if they browse the web using their phones, there’s a good chance they interact with the company’s technology on a regular basis.

Tease photo

LiveOne Announces New Gaming Division

Beverly Hills-based LiveOne Inc., the owner of streaming services like Slacker Radio, LiveXLive and PodcastOne, is launching a new gaming business.

Tease photo

Time, Cost Savings Increase Modular Construction Interest

One of the biggest new construction trends in recent years is the prevalence of modular construction.

Tease photo

Fast Turnaround Drives Spec Space Demand

While some office spaces may be presented as a blank canvas, others are being built out into speculative, or spec, suites.

Tease photo

Special Report: Real Estate Quarterly: Q4 2021 Data

Two trends that gained steam in the latter half of 2021 are showing the potential to become the norm this year: modular housing construction and spec office designs.

Tease photo

The rocket manufacturer’s latest hire will focus on software platform for 3D printing

With more than $1 billion of capital raised so far and multiple launch contracts already in place, Relativity Space Inc. is perhaps the most successful rocket manufacturer that hasn’t yet launched a rocket.

Tease photo

LA-Area Seismic Retrofit Mandates Boost Business for Optimum Seismic

Ray Valentine’s multifamily property owner clients were in a panic.

Tease photo

LA Airports Report Only 1.7% Passenger Traffic Gain From October to November

Air travel at local airports inched up 1.7% in November from October as the normally busy Thanksgiving travel season was hampered somewhat by the start of another Covid-19 surge and flight cancellations.

Tease photo

Architecture Firm Jerde’s New CEO Talks Growth

Downtown-based design and architecture firm Jerde Partnership Inc. has a new chief executive who plans to further its growth trajectory.

Tease photo

Kitchen United Tests Grocery Location With Plans to Expand

Kitchen United Inc.’s cooking sites are usually tucked away from the public eye with the pickup window serving as the sole point of contact with customers and delivery drivers.

Tease photo

Prev