BUSINESS INDEX for the Week

Please Note: Business Reports are live on the Huntington Beach News from Monday to Sunday with additional reports added hourly each day throughout the week afterwhich all new reports will take their place the following Mondays. Business Reports are not archived.

 

 

MONDAY:

 

 

Achaogen Adds Liz Bhatt as Chief Business Officer

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 18, 2017 - Achaogen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAO), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative antibacterials addressing multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections ...read more

 

African Ecosystem Report Highlights Incremental Progress Across the Continent’s Knowledge Economies

PALO ALTO, CA...September 18, 2017 - Silicon Valley based African Technology Foundation (ATF) and Managing Partner of the Liberalizing Innovation Opportunity Nations partnership ...read more

 

Capstone's Energy Financing Joint Venture Executes First Agreement

CHATSWORTH, CA...September 18, 2017 - Capstone Turbine Corporation (Nasdaq:CPST), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that its energy financing joint venture ...read more

 

CareTrust REIT Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.185 per Share

SAN CLEMENTE, CA...September 18, 2017 - CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.185 per share ...read more

 

ChromaDex to Showcase Healthy Aging Ingredients and Phytochemical Reference Standards at SupplySide West 2017

IRVINE, CA...September 18, 2017 - ChromaDex Corp. (NASDAQ:CDXC), an innovator of science-based, proprietary health and wellness consumer products and ingredient technologies that promote health longevity ...read more

 

Cytokinetics Announces Presentation of Additional Results From COSMIC-HF at the HFSA 21st Annual Scientific Meeting

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 18, 2017 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq:CYTK) today announced that additional results from COSMIC-HF (Chronic Oral Study of Myosin Activation to Increase Contractility in Heart Failure) ...read more

 

Independent Research Firm Recognizes GoodData as a Leader in Enterprise BI Platforms

SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 18, 2017 - GoodDataⓇ announced today that it has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise BI Platforms With Majority Cloud Deployments, Q3 2017 ...read more

 

OncoCyte Reports Positive Analytical Validation Study Results of DetermaVu™ Lung Cancer Diagnostic Test

ALAMEDA, CA...September 18, 2017 - OncoCyte Corporation (NYSE American:OCX), a developer of novel, non-invasive blood-based liquid biopsy tests to assist in the early detection of cancer ...read more

 

PIH Health Opens Urgent Care Centers to Bring the Right Level of Care to the Community

WHITTIER, CA...September 18, 2017 - Emergency room crowding continues to be an issue throughout the United States. Providing the right level of care for non-emergent conditions in convenient community locations ...read more

 

Sharing Services, Inc. Moves to New Worldwide Headquarters in Plano, Texas

ORANGE, CA...September 18, 2017 - Sharing Services, Inc. (OTC Markets:SHRV) announces today the official move to a new worldwide headquarters ...read more

 

Ultragenyx Proposes to Acquire Dimension Therapeutics for $5.50 Per Share in Cash

NOVATO, CA...September 18, 2017 - Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:RARE) ("Ultragenyx" or the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel products for rare and ultra-rare diseases ...read more

 

Vanir Group of Companies Hires Ray Núñez as Chief Financial Officer

SACRAMENTO, CA...September 18, 2017 - Vanir Group of Companies today announced hiring experienced finance executive Ray Núñez to serve as Chief Financial Officer for all Vanir entities ...read more

 

Wesco Aircraft Appoints Kerry A. Shiba Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

VALENCIA, CA...September 18, 2017 - Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WAIR), the world's leading provider of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry ...read more

 


TUESDAY:


ABBYY Demonstrates How the Power of Artificial Intelligence Can Transform Business Documents into Business Value at The AI Summit 2017

MILPITAS, CA...September 19, 2017 - ABBYY®, a leading provider of technologies and solutions to action information ...read more

 

Aduro Biotech to Present at Three Investor Conferences in the Second Half of September

BERKELEY, CA...September 19, 2017 - Aduro Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADRO) today announced that Aduro management will present at three investor conferences in New York, NY ...read more

 

Arecont Vision To Receive Four New Product of the Year Awards for Megapixel Cameras

LOS ANGELES, CA...September 19, 2017 - Arecont Vision®, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, has been recognized with four New Product of the Year Awards for megapixel cameras ...read more

 

Avid Bioservices to Exhibit at 2017 BioProcess International Conference & Exhibition

TUSTIN, CA...September 19, 2017 -  Avid Bioservices, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPHM) (NASDAQ:PPHMP), today announced that the company will exhibit at the upcoming 2017 BioProcess International Conference & Exhibition ...read more

 

Calithera Biosciences Announces CB-839 in Combination with Nivolumab Phase 1/2 Data Accepted for Oral Presentation at the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 19, 2017 -  Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CALA), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel small molecule drugs directed against tumor metabolism and tumor immunology targets for the treatment of cancer ...read more

 

Cesca Therapeutics Announces Fiscal Year 2017 Financial and Operating Results and Provides Corporate Update

RANCHO CORDOVA, CA...September 19, 2017 -  Cesca Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:KOOL), a market leader in automated cell processing and point-of-care, autologous cell-based therapies ...read more

 

Cidara Therapeutics to Present at Two Upcoming Conferences

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 19, 2017 - Cidara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CDTX), a biotechnology company developing novel anti-infectives including immunotherapies ...read more

 

Cytokinetics Announces Dosing of First Patient in Japan in GALACTIC-HF, Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Omecamtiv Mecarbil

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 19, 2017 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq:CYTK) today announced that the first patient has been dosed in Japan in GALACTIC-HF ...read more

 

Deadline in Lawsuit for Investors in GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSB)

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 19, 2017 - The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a deadline is coming up on October 10, 2017 in the lawsuit that was filed for certain investors in NYSEMKT:GSB shares over alleged Securities Laws Violations by GlobalSCAPE, Inc. ...read more

 

Digital Power Corporation Announces Corporate Restructure

FREMONT, CA...September 19, 2017 - Digital Power Corporation (NYSE AMERICAN:DPW) ("Digital Power" or the "Company"), a company seeking to increase revenues through acquisitions and organic growth ...read more

 

Geron to Present at the Cantor Fitzgerald Healthcare Conference

MENLO PARK, CA...September 19, 2017 - Geron Corporation (Nasdaq:GERN) today announced that John A. Scarlett, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer ...read more

 

ImageWare Systems Secures $11 Million in New Funding

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 19, 2017 - ImageWare Systems, Inc. (ImageWare or IWS) (OTCQB:IWSY), a leader in mobile and cloud-based, multi-modal biometric identity management solutions ...read more

 

Jason Conn Named Vice President of Operations at Sierra Pacific Windows

RED BLUFF, CA...September 19, 2017 - Sierra Pacific Windows announces that Jason Conn will be joining Sierra Pacific Windows as Vice President of Operations, effective October 16, 2017 ...read more

 

Lever Adds Recommendations to Lever Nurture; Uses Intelligent Technology to Resurface Past Candidates Who Fit Open Roles

SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 19, 2017 - Lever, the recruiting software for more than 1,300 leading companies around the world, today introduces Nurture Recommendations, the latest addition to its breakthrough product ...read more

 

MediciNova to Present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2017 Healthcare Conference in New York

LA JOLLA, CA...September 19, 2017 - MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company traded on the NASDAQ Global Market (NASDAQ:MNOV) and the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange ...read more

 

RiskIQ Honored for Industry Leadership in Advancing Security Outside the Firewall

SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 19, 2017 - RiskIQ, the leader in digital threat management is being honored by two independent industry organizations ...read more

 

Saama Launches Industry Changing Life Science Analytics Cloud

CAMPBELL, CA...September 19, 2017 - Saama Technologies, Inc., a leading big data and advanced analytics solutions company, today announced the launch of its Life Science Analytics Cloud, which is designed to optimize clinical development processes ...read more

 

Sabra Enters into Agreements to Acquire 49% Equity Interest in Senior Housing Joint Ventures Managed by Enlivant

IRVINE, CA...September 19, 2017 - Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. ("Sabra" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:SBRA) (NASDAQ:SBRAP), Enlivant and TPG Real Estate, the real estate platform of TPG ...read more

 

StreamCaster SC4200 Radio Awarded Type Approval by Japan

SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 19, 2017 - Silvus Technologies and its Japanese distributor, Star Communications, are pleased to announce that the StreamCaster SC4200 mesh radio has successfully passed all required tests ...read more

 

Ukiah Valley Sanitation District Board of Directors Announces New General Manager

UKIAH, CA...September 19, 2017 - Ukiah Valley Sanitation District (District) today announced that it has retained Joe Tait as its new General Manager. In his new role, Mr. Tait will be responsible for navigating the District through its lawsuit against the City of Ukiah ...read more

 

Willis Lease's ConstantThrust™ Program Powers Sale Leaseback of Three 737NG Aircraft with Fiji Airways

NOVATO, CA...September 19, 2017 - Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) completed a sale and leaseback transaction on three 737NG aircraft with Fiji Airways ...read more

 


WEDNESDAY:

 

8x8 and Aryaka Partner to Enhance Cloud Communications for Global Enterprises

SAN MATEO, CA...September 20, 2017 - Aryaka®, the leading global SD-WAN provider, and 8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), the world's first Communications Cloud provider ...read more

 

11th Annual Linley Processor Conference Focuses on Deep Learning, Embedded, Communications, Automotive, IoT, and Server Designs

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA...September 20, 2017 - The Linley Group today announced an impressive lineup of more than 24 technical talks by industry experts at the 11th Annual Linley Processor Conference ...read more

 

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval for Sodium Bicarbonate Injection

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA...September 20, 2017 -  Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPH) announced that on September 19, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") granted approval of the company's abbreviated new drug application ...read more

 

Bank of Commerce Holdings Announces Third Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.03 per Share

SACRAMENTO, CA...September 20, 2017 - Bank of Commerce Holdings (NASDAQ:BOCH) (the "Company"), a $1.2 billion asset bank holding company and parent company of Redding Bank of Commerce ...read more

 

Calithera Biosciences to Present at the 2017 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 20, 2017 - Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CALA), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel small molecule drugs directed against tumor metabolism and tumor immunology targets for the treatment of cancer ...read more

 

Collectors Universe, Inc. Obtains $3.5 Million 5-Year Unsecured Term Loan from California Bank & Trust

NEWPORT BEACH, CA...September 20, 2017 - Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services for high-value collectibles ...read more

 

FPI Management Selects Leonardo247 To Automate Operational Best Practices

FOLSOM, CA...September 20, 2017 - FPI Management Inc., one of the largest management firms in the U.S., today announced it will deploy Leonardo247's automated performance management solution to the majority of its portfolio assets ...read more

 

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II Commences Follow-on Daily NAV Offering

EL SEGUNDO, CA...September 20, 2017 - Griffin Capital Company, LLC ("Griffin Capital") announced today the follow-on offering for Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II, Inc. ("GCEAR") was declared effective by the SEC as of ...read more

 

Identiv and Chronicled Partner to Present NFC-Enabled Temperature Logger Solution at 15th Annual Global Forum

FREMONT, CA...September 20, 2017 - Identiv, Inc. has partnered with Chronicled, Inc. to launch a temperature logger solution ...read more

 

IntelePeer Featured in CRN 2017 Cloud Partner Program Guide

SAN MATEO, CA...September 20, 2017 - IntelePeer, a leading provider of business communications including cloud-based communications, cloud contact center, enterprise voice services, and SIP trunking ...read more

 

Iovance Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces Pricing of Its Public Offering of $50 Million of Common Stock

SAN CARLOS, CA...September 20, 2017 - Iovance Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:IOVA), a biotechnology company developing novel cancer immunotherapies based on tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) technology ...read more

 

Italian Wastewater Treatment Plant Adopts Capstone Microturbine for Onsite Renewable Power

CHATSWORTH, CA...September 20, 2017 - Capstone Turbine Corporation (Nasdaq:CPST), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems ...read more

 

JungoTV and SENE Media Partner to Create Global Russian Entertainment Platform

LOS ANGELES, CA...September 20, 2017 - JungoTV announced their partnership today with top Russian media company SENE Media, to include their premium Russian programming across global markets on platforms ...read more

 

Lastline Webinar on Fighting Ransomware Bolsters Educational Value of UK Security Serious Week

REDWOOD CITY, CA...September 20, 2017 - Lastline Inc., the leader in advanced network-based malware protection, today announced that it is participating in the Security Serious Week Virtual Summit ...read more

 

Lightstone Ventures Closes New Life Sciences Fund at $250 Million

MENLO PARK, CA...September 20, 2017 - Lightstone Ventures (LSV), a leading global venture capital firm, today announced it has raised $250 million for Lightstone Ventures ...read more

 

Motorcar Parts of America to Present At B. Riley Consumer Conference

LOS ANGELES, CA...September 20, 2017 - Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:MPAA) today announced it is scheduled to make a presentation on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern time  ...read more

 

MYnd Analytics Appoints Peter Unanue to Board of Directors

MISSION VIEJO, CA...September 20, 2017 - MYnd Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYND), a predictive medicine company that brings objective physical findings to psychiatric treatment in order to reduce trial and error prescribing in mental health ...read more

 

Pacific Mercantile Bank Provides $4 Million in Financing to Kineticom

COSTA MESA, CA...September 20, 2017 - Pacific Mercantile Bank ("the Bank"), the wholly owned subsidiary of Pacific Mercantile Bancorp (NASDAQ:PMBC), today announced that the Bank's Asset-Based Lending Group has extended a $4 million revolving line of credit to Kineticom Inc ...read more

 

Quality Healthcare Asset Management Chooses Identillect Technologies to Provide Secure Email Communications

IRVINE, CA...September 20, 2017 - Identillect Technologies Corp. announced today that Quality Healthcare Asset Management ...read more

 

REVA Announces Ray Larkin Jr. as Chairman of the Board of Directors

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 20, 2017 - REVA Medical, Inc. (ASX:RVA) ("REVA" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Ray Larkin Jr ...read more

 

Semtech Expands TClamp Platform to Protect Telecom and Industrial Applications from Surge and ESD Threats

CAMARILLO, CA...September 20, 2017 - Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms ...read more

 

ShotSpotter Announces Expansion to Seven New U.S. Cities

NEWARK, CA...September 20, 2017 - ShotSpotter (Nasdaq:SSTI), the leader in gunshot detection solutions that help law enforcement officials and security personnel identify, locate and deter gun violence ...read more

 


THURSDAY:

 

Bromium Partner Network Expands to Meet Global Demand for Virtualization-Based Security

CUPERTINO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Bromium®, Inc., the pioneer and leader in virtualization-based enterprise security that stops advanced malware attacks ...read more

 

ChromaDex to Present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2017 Healthcare Conference

IRVINE, CA...September 21, 2017 - ChromaDex Corp. (NASDAQ:CDXC), an innovator of science-based, proprietary health and wellness consumer products and ingredient technologies that promote health longevity ...read more

 

Calithera Biosciences Appoints Blake Wise to Board of Directors

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Calithera Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CALA), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel small molecule drugs directed against tumor metabolism and tumor immunology targets for the treatment of cancer ...read more

 

Eat Smart® Launches Online Home Delivery Service

GUADALUPE, CA...September 21, 2017 - Apio, Inc., a leading producer of Eat Smart® fresh-cut vegetables and restaurant-inspired vegetable salad kits for the United States and Canada ...read more

 

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Announces the Addition of Kirk Bogue as Vice President of Operations

NOVATO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), a leading global background check firm headquartered in the San Francisco Bay area, has announced that Kirk Bogue has joined the company ...read more

 

Five Prime Therapeutics to Present at the LEERINK Partners Roundtable Series: Rare Disease & Immuno-Oncology

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:FPRX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing innovative immuno-oncology protein therapeutics ...read more

 

Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP Announces Cash Distribution

EL SEGUNDO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP (the "Partnership") (NASDAQ:LMRK) announced today that the board of directors of its general partner declared a quarterly cash distribution ...read more

 

Michael Jay Solomon’s Truli.com to Debut Aaron Wolf’s “Restoring Your Tomorrow”

BEVERLY HILLS, CA...September 21, 2017 - Industry pioneer Michael Jay Solomon, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Truli Media Group, Inc. and Aaron Wolf, co-Founder of Howling Wolf Productions, announced their plans to debut Wolf’s new original series Restoring Your Tomorrow ...read more

 

Mitek Names Jane J. Thompson to Board of Directors

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Mitek (NASDAQ:MITK), a global leader in mobile capture and identity verification software solutions ...read more

 

Nova LifeStyle Anticipates Robust Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results

LOS ANGELES, CA...September 21, 2017 - Nova LifeStyle, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVFY) or (the "Company," "Nova"), a U.S.-based innovative designer and distributor of modern LifeStyle products ...read more

 

Semtech Reveals New Current-Based Synchronous Rectifier Topology for Consumer Devices

CAMARILLO, CA...September 21, 2017 - Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced the availability of its new synchronous rectifier controller ...read more

 

Global Holdings Appoints Randy Furr to its Board of Directors

NEWARK, CA...September 21, 2017 - SMART Global Holdings, Inc. ("SMART") (NASDAQ:SGH), the parent company of SMART Modular Technologies, Inc., today announced the appointment of Randy W. Furr ...read more

 

The SEA Lab, a program, of the Los Angeles Conservation Corps Celebrates 20 Years of Serving the South Bay

REDONDO BEACH, CA...September 21, 2017 - The SEA Lab, a program of the LA Conservation Corps celebrates 20 years of operations this month ...read more

 

TrueCar to Participate in Upcoming Conference

SANTA MONICA, CA...September 21, 2017 - TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUE) announced today that management will attend the following conference ...read more



FRIDAY:

 

Capstone Microturbines Continue to Power Through Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Now Maria

CHATSWORTH, CA...September 22, 2017 - Capstone Turbine Corporation (Nasdaq:CPST), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems ...read more

 

Catalyst Biosciences to Present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2017 Healthcare Conference

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA...September 22, 2017 - Catalyst Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CBIO) today announced that Nassim Usman, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview ...read more

 

China's "Hundred Antiques," Judith Schaechter's Provocative Stained Glass, and Luxury Timepieces at Michaan's in October

ALAMEDA, CA...September 22, 2017 - Michaan's October 7 Gallery Auction is a study in exciting contrasts. In Asian Art, figures of Buddha gaze serenely over worldly relics of dynastic splendor ...read more

 

EAT SMART® Donates 28,000 Salads to Victims of Hurricane Irma

GUADALUPE, CA...September 22, 2017 - Apio, Inc., a leading provider of Eat Smart® branded packaged, fresh vegetables to retail and club stores throughout North America, has donated 28,000 Eat Smart salads, or approximately 114,000 salad servings ...read more

 

Flux Power Prepares Launch of Full Lithium-Ion Forklift Battery Product Line

VISTA, CA...September 22, 2017 - Flux Power Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:FLUX), a developer of advanced lithium industrial batteries for electric forklifts and airport ground support equipment ...read more

 

Griffin Institutional Access™ Real Estate Fund Announces Third Quarter Distribution

EL SEGUNDO, CA...September 22, 2017 - Griffin Capital Company, LLC announced today on behalf of Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund the third quarter distribution ...read more

 

Imbue Botanicals, LLC introduces equine-comfort salve

PALM SPRINGS, CA...September 22, 2017 - Imbue Botanicals, LLC has expanded its current CBD pet product line with the introduction of its equine-comfort salve ...read more

 

Lalpina Hydrogen Founder Alfred Culbreth on Why 'Going Hydro' Is Key to Health

PLAYA VISTA, CA...September 22, 2017 -  Everyone knows that staying hydrated is essential for maintaining a healthy body. But with a myriad of different types and sources of water products out there ...read more

 

TTM Receives 2017 Outstanding Supplier Award from Rockwell Automation

COSTA MESA, CA...September 22, 2017 -  TTM Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:TTMI) is pleased to announce that it received the 2017 Supplier of the Year Award ...read more

 

Winners announced for 4th Annual World ADC Awards

SAN DIEGO, CA...September 22, 2017 - The World ADC Awards showcase the innovation, leadership and devotion shown by the best companies, teams and individuals in the industry ...read more