June 19, 1987
Gen-Probe Inc., a San Diego-based DNA probe technology company, raised $10 million in its fourth round of venture-capital financing, the company said Thursday. Gen-Probe will use the funds to bolster manufacturing capacity and to develop new products, according to Vice President Howard Birndorf. Gen-Probe's new institutional investors are Prudential Venture Capital Management, Inc.; HK Partners, associated with the Horsley Keough Venture Fund; Alex.
June 11, 1996 |
NYLCare, an affiliate of the New York Life Insurance Co., has moved to the Camarillo Business Center after signing a five-year lease valued at $250,000. NYLCare will locate its administrative offices in a 3,190-square-foot site at the business center, 711 Daily Drive. Group Meeker, which was represented by Capital Commercial Real Estate in the lease transaction, owns and manages the freeway frontage building at the center.
August 15, 2006 |
Morgan Stanley hired money managers Kathy O'Connor and Jeff Sanders from New York Life Insurance Co. to expand its mutual fund unit. The pair managed more than $3 billion in stocks at New York Life for institutional clients and rich individuals through funds that invested in companies of all sizes, according to an internal Morgan Stanley memo obtained by Bloomberg News.
September 3, 2002 |
Glenborough Realty Trust Inc. paid $75 million for an office building and restaurant complex in La Jolla to add to its office properties in Southern California. The property, known as the Aventine, is in San Diego's University Towne Center financial district. It includes a 217,000-square-foot office building and a 23,000-square-foot restaurant complex, Glenborough said last week. New York Life Insurance Co. and American Express Co.
March 31, 1989 |
Developers plan a seven-story office building, a three-story office building, restaurant, stores and a parking structure in the third phase of Centerpointe La Palma. The developers say tenants have already leased about 404,000 square feet in the La Palma complex's older buildings from the first two phases of construction, or about 90% of the space now available. Major tenants in the office buildings are the Federal Home Loan Bank Board and Prudential Insurance.
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August 31, 1999
* Karen Hall has been named a member of the 1999 Executive Council of New York Life Insurance Co. Members of the council rank in the top tier of New York Life's active agents in the United States, based on 1998-99 sales achievement. Hall has been a New York Life agent since 1981 and is associated with its Central Coast General Office in Oxnard.
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September 17, 2013 |
On a trip to Israel in 1964, Philip Berg, a high-flying insurance salesman from Brooklyn, crossed paths with an aging rabbi renowned for his grasp of kabbalah, an esoteric strain of Jewish mysticism. Neither Berg nor kabbalah would ever be the same. The organization he founded after returning to the United States, now known as the Kabbalah Centre, transformed a field once reserved for the most elite of Orthodox yeshiva scholars into a lucrative pop culture phenomenon. His new-age repackaging of the ancient wisdom of the Torah was embraced by many gentiles and celebrities, including Berg's most famous student, Madonna, but his approach was derided by mainstream Judaism as superficial and inauthentic.
April 9, 1996 |
BPS Healthcare has entered into an agreement to acquire a Los Angeles-based health maintenance organization as part of a plan to expand its coverage into Ventura County. The acquisition of VivaHealth Plan is subject to the approval of the California Department of Corporations. BPS Healthcare (formerly Benefit Panel Services) is a 210,000-member managed-care company that offers preferred provider organization and exclusive provider organization services to employers throughout California.
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February 20, 1993 |
A Fontana man was charged Friday with gunning down a relative in the parking lot of an Irvine business complex after a dispute, police and prosecutors said. Aramis Jaranilla, 46, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Municipal Court in Newport Beach on a charge of murder and using a gun stemming from the Wednesday afternoon slaying of Willie Uy Jr., 34, said Deputy Dist. Atty. Randolph J. Pawloski.