Seemingly gone with the recession are the days of staking your business claim with a dedicated office building. Now, the trend, particularly for small businesses, is shifting toward eliminating the overhead and paying for an executive suite.
The Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. has hired out of Arizona an executive director who led an effort to locate Chrysler Corp.'s vehicle proving ground in the Grand Canyon State.
Home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley were down in May, with Realtors pointing to limited inventory and the expiration of federal tax credits.
Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop, Wednesday from 9-10 a.m. at the city's Transit Maintenance Facility. The workshop will provide local businesses with information on how to benefit from the city's Enterprise Zone program and reduce their state income taxes. The Transit Maintenance Facility is located at 28250 Constellation Road. For more information or to RSVP visit www.SCEnterpriseZone.com or call (661) 286-4071.
The nomination period is open for the second annual 40 Under Forty Awards, presented by the Santa Clarita Valley Business Journal and JCI Santa Clarita Valley. The awards, with a reception on Sept. 23, are presented to local business professionals who are 39 or under, and who serve in leadership roles in their job or as a volunteer. The voting period is open until July 16 at 11:59 p.m. For more information visit www.scvbj.com.
Santa Clara Valley Bank elected Suzanne Cole, a partner and office manager of Cole Ranches to its Board of Directors.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Old Town Newhall Association held a crowd-drawing mixer in downtown Newhall on Wednesday.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce is hsoting a one-day lobbying trip to Sacramento on Thursday to meet with legislators regarding both education and enterprise zones. The trip costs $50. Attendees are responsible for their own travel costs.
Twelve years ago, Stephanie Laney opened Clear Images in Stevenson Ranch. For five years, she poured her time into the store, providing quality home furnishings and decor items to her customers.
Rooms & Blooms gift store will host a benefit photo shoot for the Santa Clarita Valley Boys & Girls Club from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and June 5. Professional photographer Sharon Forbes will snap and sell children's photo packages starting at $40, with 25 percent of the proceeds going towards the Boys & Girls Club. Rooms & Blooms is located at 23123 Lyons Ave. For more information call (661) 287-0050.
The state Franchise Tax Board is offering guidance on applications for the new home/first-time buyer state tax credit, cautioning taxpayers to work closely with their escrow companies, carefully follow instructions on the credit forms and to send in their applications timely to avoid being denied the credit.
There was plenty of hand-shaking and business-card-exchanging Thursday at the Valley Industrial Association's B2B Industry Show, held in a Valencia warehouse.
Urban Home is back in business in the Santa Clarita Valley, almost one year to the day after closing its doors to relocate.
The Santa Clarita Valley Business Journal launches a new website today, offering the valley's business owners and managers a new resource for information, stories and blogs.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is hosting a Bank of America recruiting event, today from 1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Cobalt Mortgage is expanding its reach by opening new offices in Santa Clarita, Beverly Hills and Manhattan Beach, the Washington state-based company announced.
Quallion, a manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries used in biomedical applications, aerospace, space, defense and automotive industries in Sylmar and Santa Clarita, entered into an agreement to be sold to EnerSys for $30 million. Headquartered in Sylmar, Quallion was co-founded by Alfred E. Mann in 1998. "It will stay in Sylmar and Santa Clarita and still go by Quallion," said a spokesperson for the company. "It will just have new owners." "This acquisition provides EnerSys with ...
UTAK Laboratories Inc. of Valencia announced the release of quality control products to assist laboratories in the war on drugs – particularly those known as "spice" or "bath salts," the company said on Monday.
SANTA CLARITA - The home resale market blinked in the Santa Clarita Valley during the month of September.
Newhall Escrow has been around Santa Clarita longer than most of its residents. Santa Clarita wasn't even a city yet.
Building industry veteran, Timothy Piasky, has been named executive officer of the Building Industry Association of Southern California's Los Angeles/Ventura Chapter, according to a statement made to the media Tuesday.
In a report released this week by Healthgrades, a national independent source that reviews hospitals and physicians for quality, all five Providence Health & Services, Southern California, medical centers were recognized for "excellent clinical outcomes."
Nexus IS Inc. settled a lawsuit brought against the Valencia-based company in 2008 by Technology Integration Group of San Diego.
Jay Langlois of Valencia West Insurance has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2013, the nationwide insurance company announced.
The California state Board of Equalization is holding a Telephone Town Hall at 10 a.m. on Oct. 28 to provide advice for the state's restaurateurs on how best to comply with tax codes.
A walk-in medical clinic has opened inside the CVS pharmacy in Santa Clarita on McBean Parkway.
Contractor and Construction Management firm, Santa Clarita-based AMG & Associates, has played a steady role overseeing projects from elementary through college schools in California.
In a letter to members, the Spectrum Club in Santa Clarita announced it was closing it closing its doors Oct. 31 at 2 p.m.
Williams Homes of Santa Clarita has entered into a $4.1 million joint venture agreement for the acquisition and development of a 45-lot residential subdivision in Fillmore.
A house on the market in Newhall has a history that may include the founding family of 20th Century Fox, a Realtor handling the listing says.