January 26, 2000 |
The Museum of Contemporary Art has received a $10-million donation from trustee Dallas Price. The gift--the single largest donation in the museum's 20-year history--will be used to support operations and endowment, director Jeremy Strick said, in making the announcement on Tuesday. "It's just an amazing thing," Strick said of the gift.
March 20, 1987
The nation's largest intercity bus concern became the property of GLI Holdings Inc. of Dallas. Purchase price was exceeded $350 million in cash, securities, royalties and other considerations. On its first day under new management, Greyhound slashed fares on 166 of its shorter routes, many by 50% or more. "These are new, lower fares, not just opening day specials," said Fred G. Currey, chairman and president of the successor bus company.
August 18, 1993
The Museum of Contemporary Art's board of trustees has elected two new members: Cleon T. (Bud) Knapp and Dallas P. Price. Knapp is chairman and CEO of Knapp Communications. He is also a trustee of the L.A. County Museum of Art and the Art Center College of Design. Price is the co-owner of both DC3 Restaurant in Santa Monica and American Golf Corp.
September 14, 2012 |
The Billionaires (as estimated by Forbes magazine) Meet the billionaires in our online interactive by clicking here , or on the link to the left . High-p rofile trustees Steven Mnuchin is chief executive of OneWest Bank, the largest bank in Southern California. His father is art dealer Robert Mnuchin, a former investment banker who is a partner in the L&M Arts galleries in Manhattan and Venice, Calif. Edward Minskoff and Charles Cohen are two leading New York-based real estate figures.
March 5, 2002 |
After spending 30 years building a nationwide golf course empire, Los Angeles businessman and philanthropist David G. Price is struggling to salvage his companies and his reputation amid mounting financial pressures and charges of conflict of interest. Price's problems have surprised many in the golf business who thought his two Santa Monica-based companies, publicly traded National Golf Properties Inc. and privately owned American Golf Corp.
December 9, 2007
'Fashion forward' Event: Skin & Bones gala at MOCA, Nov. 18, 2006 Sounds like: A "Project Runway" challenge involving inertia Meant to: Emphasize the intersection of fashion and architecture Resulted in: More skin than bones, off-the-shoulder dresses Standout: The anonymous woman who accessorized her blue ball gown with a denim pant leg re-purposed into an arm-length fingerless glove emblazoned with the words "DIOR NOT WAR" ...