Established in 2002, the city of Santa Clarita opened its Film Office to create an environment in which film, feature and television productions have an affordable setting in which to be successful. The office also works to balance the needs of the community and its residents.
Audiology Associates Hearing Care Center is opening at a new location Sept. 7 in the Atrium Building at 23838 Valencia Blvd. The center features new state-of-the-art, computer-based testing and diagnostic equipment.
Kevin Fenenbock, of Colliers International, has been promoted to senior vice president in Colliers' Encino office.
The Signal and Screamin Daily Deals, an online promotional tool offering daily deals to consumers, announced a partnership today that will benefit SCV businesses, customers and local schools or nonprofits.
The city of Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a free workshop in partnership with Dale Carnegie Training to assist individuals with a job search and brush up on skill sets Friday, Aug. 27 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
According to the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC), figures released last week showed California's July unemployment rate remained unchanged from June, at 12.3 percent. Joblessness in California continues to be higher than the nation, a trend since September 2008. Only two other states rank higher, Nevada with 14.4 percent and Michigan at 13.1 percent. The loss of thousands of Census workers contributed to the job-loss picture.
Public and leading area nonprofit organizations convened at the Power Woman Business Center last Wednesday to attend an event presented by Wells Fargo and Los Angeles Metro Region Community Development Group, to discuss home ownership and reverse mortgage opportunities.
Specializing in business and real estate law, the legal firm of Kanowsky & Associates held a grand opening for clients and supporters Thursday at its new office, located at the Summit Point office park in Santa Clarita. The office is part of a new complex of buildings in Centre Pointe.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Boys & Girls Club of SCV are sponsoring the fifth annual Day for Kids event Sept. 12 from noon to 5 p.m.
A free Lunch and Learn seminar for local businesses, sponsored by the SCV Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 24 at 11:45 a.m.
Dr. Roger De Sesa of De Sesa Chiropractic Clinic in Valencia has earned the status of certified chiropractic wellness practitioner. He successfully completed the postgraduate educational program and was recently awarded the certification by the International Chiropractors Association's Council on Wellness Science, after having completed the program's course work, met specific requirements and passed a comprehensive final examination.
Kriser's Feeding Pets for Life, specializing in the retail sale of natural organic pet food, pet accessories, grooming, adoptions and related domestic pet services, has leased 2,470 square feet of retail space in the Valencia Crossroads retail center.
The city of Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 9-10 a.m. at City Hall, on the first floor in the Council Chambers. The informational workshop will include a complimentary continental breakfast and provide local businesses with information as to how they can benefit from the Enterprise Zone program by reducing their state income tax by 50 percent or more.
If there is one area every business owner wants to see an improvement in, it is sales. Every owner is looking for more quotes, orders, deposits, shipments, collections and revenue.
MannKind Corporation, a Valencia biopharmaceutical company, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Seaside 88, a private investment limited partnership, for the sale of 700,000 shares of common stock to Seaside 88 every two weeks over the course of a year, for up to a total of up to 18.2 million shares of MannKind common stock. The initial sale is expected to close on Sept. 22.
Well-known serial entrepreneur, software engineer, architect and manager, Ole Eichhorn spoke with Santa Clarita's startup community and tech accelerator group SCV Startup last Thursday.
When Samsung opened its research and development audio lab this year, it was the first known Korean-based company to locate an operation in Santa Clarita.
The Valley Industry Association has elected Anna Frutos-Sanchez as its Chair for the Board of Directors in 2015.
The New Home Company, builder of Santa Clarita's Villa Metro development on Soledad Canyon Road, has been selected as the fastest-growing company on Builder magazine's list.
The dry cleaning industry has been undergoing radical changes in the past two decades as environmentalists and consumers push for more earth-friendly cleaning processes.