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Pasadena-Based Jacobs Completes Merger Transaction with Australian Company

Pasadena-based Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced on Thursday that it has completed its merger transaction with Sinclair Knight Merz, a 6,900-person professional services firm headquartered in Australia, in accord with the previously announced terms. Jacobs purchased Sinclair for approximately AUS$1.3 billion in cash (approximately US $1.2 billion as of the date of this release). The ...



Matt D. Ober Appointed to Executive Committee of California Legislative Action Committee

Senior Partner Matt D. Ober of Richardson Harman Ober PC, a Pasadena-based real estate, business and community association law firm, was appointed to serve on the Executive Committee as Secretary of the Community Associations Institute’s California Legislative Action Committee (CAI-CLAC) for 2014-2015. CLAC is the largest advocacy group in the country dedicated to monitoring legislation, ...



Wells Fargo Locations Across the Southland Set To Host “Get Smart About Credit” Day

In an effort to help customers succeed financially, select Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) community banking stores in Southern California are hosting a “Get Smart About Credit Day” on Saturday, October 16. The day-long event is designed to promote financial health and wellness, as a third of Americans are more worried about financial than physical health. ...


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CPO Commerce Celebrates its 10-Year Anniversary

CPO, America’s leading online tool retailer, is proud to announce that it is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month. CPO has experienced tremendous growth, adding over 100 respected power tool brands and shipping millions of customer orders since it was founded in 2004. CPO is known for its wide selection of leading brands in the ...



PGI Acquisition of Central Desktop Signals Industry Shift to Unified Collaboration

PGi, a global leader in collaboration software and services for over 20 years, today announced the acquisition of Central Desktop, Inc., a leading cloud-based team collaboration and project management platform for businesses. PGi funded the purchase through its recently increased credit facility and cash and equivalents on hand. “Joining forces with Central Desktop and its ...

Wells Fargo Donates $63,000 to Nonprofits and Schools in Greater Los Angeles

Wells Fargo recently held their annual Greater San Gabriel Community Connections Breakfast in which more than $63,000 was donated to nonprofit community organizations and schools across the eastern region of Los Angeles. The heartwarming annual event was held in Pasadena at Noor, where 63 Wells Fargo community bank leaders selected an organization to donate a ...



Parsons Announces Vautrinot as New Board Member

The Board of Directors of Parsons Corporation is pleased to announce that it has named Suzanne M. “Zan” Vautrinot as a new Director. Before retiring in October 2013, Ms. Vautrinot was a Major General in the United States Air Force (USAF) with a successful career influencing the development and application of cybersecurity and space technology. ...



Altadena Chamber Names 2013 Citizen and Business of the Year

The Altadena Chamber of Commerce and Civic Association has named a long-time planning and preservation activist as Citizen of the Year, and one of Altadena’s newest and best-known businesses as Business of the Year for 2013. Altadena Heritage Chairman Mark Goldschmidt, a retired landscape architect, was named Altadena’s Citizen of the Year for his work ...



Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Expands

Irina Netchaev, real estate expert and founding broker, Pasadena Views Real Estate Team Inc. is proud to announce that Leslie Bohling and Marissa Joven joined her team. Leslie Bohling brings her entrepreneurial experience and a passion for helping others achieve their dreams. She was born in Sweden and speaks Swedish and Tagalog. Leslie is a ...



BUSINESS EVENTS, SEMINARS & CONVENTIONS

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time: 11:30 a.m.

Pasadena Business and Economic Summit

Join Pasadena Chamber of Commerce for the Pasadena Business and Economic Summit at Brookside Golf Club. Hear local business and industry leaders discuss the local and regional economy. Keynote Speaker Kimberly Ritter-Martinez, Economist for the Kyser Center for Economic Research, who will discuss the current..

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Event Location: Brookside Golf Club
Cost: $50.00



Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Mark & Cynthia's Pasadena Business Network Mixer

In an effort to raise awareness in the community, Mark & Cynthia's Pasadena Business Network will be networking and fundraising for Haven House, a shelter for battered women and their children. As always, there is no charge to attend this business networking mixer, however guests generous donations will h..

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Event Location: a|k|a Bistro
Cost: Donations accepted



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Connect Week 2014: Startup Law 101

Meet and hear from a panel of seasoned legal experts about the kinds issues that can affect new business entities. Representatives from Leech Tishman's various practice areas including Corporate Law and Intellectual Property Law will be deliver valuable insights designed to help you take your business to the..

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Event Location: Leech Tishman Law Firm
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Connect Week 2014: Business Opportunities for Orphan Drugs for Rare Diseases

Ian Phillips will cover how companies are finding profit in rare diseases, the FDA requirements for an orphan drug designation, the tax and exclusivity advantages of filing for an orphan drug and the potential impact orphan drugs have on future medical therapies. Click Sponsored by:
Event Location: Caltech\'s 121 Beckman Institute
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Oak Crest Institute of Science Open House and Lab Tour

Open house and informal tours of the Oak Crest working chemistry and biotech lab. Opportunity to learn about volunteer and internship opportunities and educational programs. Informal meetings with senior faculty, interns and staff. Displays of current research projects. Life refreshments will be served. Click..

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Event Location: Oak Crest Institute of Science
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

DB5: The Value of Talking to your Customer: Market Research-led Innovation

Everyone is invited for case studies highlighting the value of conducting market research and unusual ways of doing it (talking to valets at top restaurants/hotels in NY and LA for Audi, talking to behavioral scientists, architects, technologists about design the future luxury dealership for Lexus, etc.). The..

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Event Location: Pasadena Towers
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Mobile First - "Design and Develop Your product for the Mobile Age"

Mobile will ultimately be the way you provision most of your services.", said Google CEO, Eric Schmidt. Join The1stMovement as the team of designers and developers share our strategy, design and development practices on how we leverage the Mobile-first philosophy to create Digital solutions for our Fortune 50..

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Event Location: Pasadena Towers
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Connect Week 2014: The Future of Interaction Design

Explosion of Mobile devices; Uprising of Wearable technologies; Real-life applications of Augmented Reality; We are at the height of the Golden age of Digital. Join a panel of industry Digital thought leaders including Adobe, Cisco and more, as we discuss the latest in design, technology and innovation trends..

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Event Location: Pasadena Tower
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Adobe & The1stMovement present: The History of Interactive Design - An Interactive Exhibition of the last 9 years in Digital

The birth of the Internet has completely changed the way we interact with products, everyday devices and with each other. Join Adobe and The1stMovement at this Interactive exhibition as we look back and showcase significant events, campaigns, trends, technologies and innovation that shaped the world of Intera..

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Event Location: Pasadena Tower
Cost: Free



Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

[a]list Academy: A Social Media & Digital Branding Bootcamp

For Innovators responsible for driving, transforming and leading their organizations marketing initiatives, join this assemblage during CONNECT week. This is a unique opportunity to meet some of the best social media marketers in the world, based right here in Pasadena! You will also get a glipse inside Ayze..

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Event Location: Ayzenberg
Cost: $15.00



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