Joe Brennan had just reached a period of calm in his life, when a recruiter contacted him about the most exciting job possibility he could ever have imagined.
After buying the 25Score discount-card company in late 2009 and bringing it back to life, Ed and Marlene Bernstein have now kicked the service up several notches by offering pharmacy savings and tickets to Broadway shows. And they also launched a new user-friendly website.
Local business owner Erick Arndt formed SCV Startup to unite entrepreneurs, mentors and money, fearing entrepreneurs would leave if venture capitalists and young business people didn't form connections.
Since its inception in 2005, Encino-based California United Bank, or CUB, has steadily grown, and is now expanding its services with an agreement made to purchase Premier Commercial Bank in Anaheim and the hiring of local banker and Santa Clarita resident Dennis Johnson, according to bank officials.
Eight women gathered Tuesday night at a local business for the Women's Professional Network group, the second of two such groups for women entrepreneurs sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce.
There are lots of stories every day from the Santa Clarita professional medical-answering service. In fact, there could be a book about those stories, according to one local employee.
A 99 Cents Only Store is moving into the retail store formerly occupied by the Do It Center on Valencia Boulevard in Santa Clarita, according to a company official.
Launching a new tourism campaign to draw visitors to Santa Clarita, the city has already attracted significant traffic to its tourism website with the intention of luring out-of-towners to the area's local businesses, according to city officials.
What goes around comes around, as the old expression goes After having been in business for 28 years, owner John Lee of Video Depot in Santa Clarita has seen all the independent movie-rental stores disappear while the chains took over the market, pushing the "little guys" out.
Mortgage giant Fannie Mae asked the federal government for nearly in $4.6 billion last week in aid, after taxpayers spent more approximately $150 billion on a 2008 bailout, and local Santa Clarita industry experts are weighing in on the subject.
Residents driving down Valencia Boulevard may have noticed the construction under way at the Power Chevrolet of Valencia, but General Manager Chuck Coia wants the public to know it is still open for business and pricing cars lower to make room on its lot for new inventory.
Successful entrepreneur, American icon and NBA legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson advised members of the Santa Clarita business community to "over-deliver" and "not dilute (their) brand" as he spoke to more than 250 people at the VIA's lunch and B2B Industry Trade Show Thursday.
The 20-acre Capay Organic fruit and vegetable farm was founded in 1976 by Kathleen Barsotti and Martin Barnes, who were in on the ground floor of the early stages of the organic food movement. Today, the family-owned farm located some 90 miles northeast of San Francisco has grown to 300 acres.
LANCASTER - A prominent Antelope Valley developer called on Palmdale and Lancaster to merge into one city Friday and battle Santa Clarita for its jobs and industries.
Sales of existing single-family homes and condominiums in the Santa Clarita Valley not only posted double-digit increases during January, but prices on single-family homes rose 4 percent from a year ago, reported the Southland Regional Association of Realtors, or SRAR, on Wednesday.
Valencia Studios on Avenue Hall has been put up for sale.
Sales of single-family homes in the Santa Clarita Valley remained steady in May, while sales slowed in the San Fernando Valley, according to a report released by the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
A growing trend of banks placing distressed homes up for sale with online auctions has left Santa Clarita Realtors crying "foul," claiming online auction sites are using "shill" bids to drive prices up.
PizzaRev of Santa Clarita is but one of 11 locations the fast-casual chain pizzeria has opened since its inception in 2012, but it plans to rapidly ramp up by adding 12 more locations throughout the U.S. in the coming year, according to one of its executives.
The Elephant Bar restaurant on McBean Parkway in Santa Clarita is set to close Thursday night, a manager confirmed Monday.
Independently owned and operated since 1998 by Jim and Anita Lombardi of Santa Clarita, Federal Escrow Inc. has been offering every type of escrow imaginable.
When members speak, Premier America Credit Union listens.
Santa Clarita is already home to the largest collection of automotive dealerships in Southern California, giving residents a wide selection from which to shop and buy locally. But two more dealerships announced last year they are opening for business.
Just like General Motor's iconic muscle cars that helped the brand revolutionize the market, Chevrolet is revved and roaring to the marketplace with more new products than the public has seen in a decade.
AMS Fulfillment's meteoric growth over the past decade led to the company's leasing of 13 different buildings scattered throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.
Dan Carpenter first opened his Santa Clarita automotive service in October 1988, specializing in the repair of Honda and Acura vehicles.
The Small Business Development Center, hosted by College of the Canyons, offers a wide array of services, many at no cost to new and existing business owners.