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May 26, 2001 | TINA DAUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In his push to become a top player at Los Angeles City Hall, Councilman Nick Pacheco has found himself entangled in an expanding controversy involving a nonprofit organization that is being scrutinized by city and county officials. That nonprofit, CAL Inc., emerged as a peripheral player in a controversial phone call placed to thousands by Rep. Xavier Becerra's mayoral campaign.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 26, 2001 | TINA DAUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In his push to become a top player at Los Angeles City Hall, Councilman Nick Pacheco has found himself entangled in an expanding controversy involving a nonprofit organization that is being scrutinized by city and county officials. That nonprofit, CAL Inc., emerged as a peripheral player in a controversial phone call placed to thousands by Rep. Xavier Becerra's mayoral campaign.
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BUSINESS
March 10, 1985 | LESLIE BERKMAN
AirCal Inc. flew more passengers more miles last February than in any previous February in the Newport Beach airline's history, the company reported last week. For the month, the airline tallied 118 revenue passenger miles, up 10% from 107.6 million in February, 1984. Revenue passenger miles are the total miles flown by AirCal passengers. With the addition of flights to the Northwest, AirCal's passenger carrying capacity increased 18% from February, 1984.
BUSINESS
November 29, 1993 | DEBORA VRANA
As a young man, Bill Sanderson sat at his corporate desk every day and munched on popcorn he had prepared in an iron skillet at home. As it was his favorite snack food--and, more importantly, his boss's favorite snack--he started experimenting in his kitchen, putting on special flavors and adding jello mix to caramel in order to make various candy coatings. Little did he know it was the beginning of a business. Today, Sanderson runs Cal Corn Inc.
BUSINESS
May 5, 1987
American Airlines said Thursday it had officially completed its $225-million acquisition of Newport Beach-based AirCal Inc. Common stock shareholders of ACI Holdings, AirCal's parent company, will be paid $15 per share by American, the company said.
BUSINESS
July 17, 1985 | BRUCE HOROVITZ, Times Staff Writer
Bolstered by a highly successful marketing campaign and a greatly expanded presence at Los Angeles International Airport, AirCal Inc. is expected to report a jump in second-quarter net income to an estimated 85 cents to 90 cents a share, from 19 cents a share during the same period a year ago, company officials said Tuesday. The Newport Beach company is scheduled to release second-quarter results later this week.
BUSINESS
July 19, 1985
AirCal Inc. said net income for the second quarter of 1985 increased 190% from the same period a year earlier, and represented the highest quarterly net in its 18-year history. The quarterly net income of $8.8 million exceeded the Newport Beach airline's entire 1984 profit of $8.5 million, and compared with a profit of $3 million for the second quarter of 1984.
BUSINESS
October 28, 1990
Larry Sanders has been named president of CalComp Inc.'s plotter products group. Sanders had previously been senior vice president, sales and marketing for CalComp. He joined the Anaheim computer graphics company in 1984 after 12 years with IBM Corp. Other promotions under the restructuring were: Bill O'Brien, senior vice president, customer services; Bernard Masson, senior vice president, product operations, and Julio Guardado, vice president, raster division.
BUSINESS
May 25, 1993 | Jack Searles
California Amplifier Inc., a Camarillo producer of components for satellite dish-systems and other telecommunications products, has been named one of the top 100 small U.S. corporations by Business Week magazine. Cal Amplifier ranked 10th on the list of companies with annual revenues between $10 million and $150 million. The findings, obtained from a Standard & Poor's database of 7,500 companies, are based on sales growth, earnings growth and return on capital.
BUSINESS
November 29, 1993 | DEBORA VRANA
As a young man, Bill Sanderson sat at his corporate desk every day and munched on popcorn he had prepared in an iron skillet at home. As it was his favorite snack food--and, more importantly, his boss's favorite snack--he started experimenting in his kitchen, putting on special flavors and adding jello mix to caramel in order to make various candy coatings. Little did he know it was the beginning of a business. Today, Sanderson runs Cal Corn Inc.
BUSINESS
May 25, 1993 | Jack Searles
California Amplifier Inc., a Camarillo producer of components for satellite dish-systems and other telecommunications products, has been named one of the top 100 small U.S. corporations by Business Week magazine. Cal Amplifier ranked 10th on the list of companies with annual revenues between $10 million and $150 million. The findings, obtained from a Standard & Poor's database of 7,500 companies, are based on sales growth, earnings growth and return on capital.
BUSINESS
October 28, 1990
Larry Sanders has been named president of CalComp Inc.'s plotter products group. Sanders had previously been senior vice president, sales and marketing for CalComp. He joined the Anaheim computer graphics company in 1984 after 12 years with IBM Corp. Other promotions under the restructuring were: Bill O'Brien, senior vice president, customer services; Bernard Masson, senior vice president, product operations, and Julio Guardado, vice president, raster division.
BUSINESS
May 5, 1987
American Airlines said Thursday it had officially completed its $225-million acquisition of Newport Beach-based AirCal Inc. Common stock shareholders of ACI Holdings, AirCal's parent company, will be paid $15 per share by American, the company said.
BUSINESS
July 19, 1985
AirCal Inc. said net income for the second quarter of 1985 increased 190% from the same period a year earlier, and represented the highest quarterly net in its 18-year history. The quarterly net income of $8.8 million exceeded the Newport Beach airline's entire 1984 profit of $8.5 million, and compared with a profit of $3 million for the second quarter of 1984.
BUSINESS
July 17, 1985 | BRUCE HOROVITZ, Times Staff Writer
Bolstered by a highly successful marketing campaign and a greatly expanded presence at Los Angeles International Airport, AirCal Inc. is expected to report a jump in second-quarter net income to an estimated 85 cents to 90 cents a share, from 19 cents a share during the same period a year ago, company officials said Tuesday. The Newport Beach company is scheduled to release second-quarter results later this week.
BUSINESS
March 10, 1985 | LESLIE BERKMAN
AirCal Inc. flew more passengers more miles last February than in any previous February in the Newport Beach airline's history, the company reported last week. For the month, the airline tallied 118 revenue passenger miles, up 10% from 107.6 million in February, 1984. Revenue passenger miles are the total miles flown by AirCal passengers. With the addition of flights to the Northwest, AirCal's passenger carrying capacity increased 18% from February, 1984.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 5, 2001 | TINA DAUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Amid a swirl of controversy over his fund-raising activities, Los Angeles City Councilman Nick Pacheco has shut down his nonprofit organization, which raised money from City Hall lobbyists and others. Pacheco's group, CAL (Community Action and Leadership) Inc., also is considering selling the phone bank that it purchased with $125,000 in donations, according to the councilman's attorney.
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