Category Archives: Los Angeles

California’s Life Science Industry Generates Almost $317 Billion Annually, Supports More Than 1.1 Million Jobs

Life science companies in California together generate nearly $317 billion in annual economic output, boost the state’s total gross product by $171.4 billion, support more than 1.1 million jobs and increase labor income by $92 billion per year. These are among the key findings of Biocom’s 2017 Economic Impact Report Databook, which sizes up the… Continue Reading

Automobility LA Opens Submissions for 2017 Top Ten Auto Startups Competition

AutoMobility LA Los Angeles Auto ShowAuto-Tech Industry Disruptors Encouraged to Submit Applications Through July 15 for Opportunity to be Recognized at AutoMobility LA The Los Angeles Auto Show’s (LA Auto Show) Automobility LA just announced it is accepting submissions for its 2017 Top Ten Automotive Startups Competition (Top Ten). Following the success from 2016, this year’s… Continue Reading

Savvy Travelers Shares 5 Challenges Every Minority/Women Owned Business Must Hurdle

Savvy Travelers Overcomes Obstacles Savvy Travelers helps pave the way for minority and women-owned businesses.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of minority- and women-owned businesses is on the rise. There are now nearly 10 million women-owned firms in the country, which is a 2 million firm increase in the last five years.… Continue Reading

Ninety-Percent of Life Is Habits ― Make Them Rich Habits!

Rich Habits Can Make Your Life More Rich Anybody can offer advice; for real, lasting change, however, nothing offers proven insights like science. Dr. Randall Bell examines groundbreaking research from human sociology and economics in his latest book, Rich Habits Rich Life: The Four Cornerstones of All Great Pursuits (Leadership Institute Press). The culmination of… Continue Reading

Meetings Quest Supports Global Meetings Industry Day

Meetings Quest Supports Global Meetings Industry Day Meetings Quest the nation’s longest-running series of educational and networking events for corporate and association meeting planners—has announced its support for the first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day, which is being celebrated Thursday, April 14, in Europe, North America and South America. Continue Reading

HUMAN Releases Complete Guide on The Vending Machine Business

LOS ANGELES, Calif HUMAN (Helping Unite Mankind and Nutrition), a distributor of better-for-you foods for the office, released the complete guide to starting a vending machine business back in November 2015.  This comprehensive, up-to-date vending industry resource provides critical information for people looking to start their own small business. Continue Reading

New CBRE Research Report Says Minimum-Wage Increases Could Increase Costs for Occupiers of E-Commerce Facilities

Cost analysis finds $1 pay increase equivalent to 37 percent rent hike for a 500-employee facility Los Angeles – March 21 , 2016 – Rising minimum-wage levels across the U.S. stand to impose additional cost burdens on industrial-building occupiers, especially in labor-intensive, e-commerce fulfillment centers, according to an analysis by CBRE Group, Inc. Continue Reading

The American Voter’s Only Hope: A Citizen Candidate Chosen on “The Write-In”

LOS ANGELES – In the wake of Super Tuesday 3, Americans – particularly Millennials – are wondering, What happens next? Why are we stuck with Trump and Hillary? Who will represent us? “The autopsy report will show the GOP failed to diversify while the Democratic Party ignored Millennials,” predicted Michael Wilson, CEO of LionHound Productions.… Continue Reading

Avalon Freight Services Partnership to Debut Catalina to San Pedro April 1, 2016

Avalon Freight Services Partnership to Debut Catalina to San Pedro April 1, 2016

New Company Brings Unparalleled Experience, Equipment and Technology to Transport Freight Between Southern California Mainland and Catalina Island  SAN PEDRO, Calif. (March 16, 2016) – Avalon Freight Services co-founded by Greg and Tim Bombard and Harley Franco, will debut freight service on Friday, April 1, 2016. Currently scheduled to operate a minimum of five days… Continue Reading

National Asset Services Names Terri L. Miller Senior Portfolio Manager

LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2016 – National Asset Services (NAS), one of the Country’s leading commercial real estate management companies, has awarded the title of Senior Portfolio Manager to Terri L. Miller, CCIM, RPA. Ms. Miller has served as Portfolio Manager since joining NAS in 2009. She has over 20 years of experience in the asset… Continue Reading