July 16, 1999 |
Unova Inc. named Larry D. Brady president and chief operating officer of the Woodland Hills-based industrial technologies company. Effective Aug. 2, Brady will head the company's two main business segments, including the Industrial Automation Systems division, which is among the largest manufacturers of machine tools in North America. Brady will also head the Automated Data Systems unit, which produces data-collection networking technologies.
June 22, 2000 |
Shares of Woodland Hills-based Unova Inc. tumbled 24% on Wednesday after the manufacturer said it would consider options for boosting its stock price as it warned of a second-quarter loss of as much as 25 cents a share. Unova, which makes everything from bar-code scanners to manufacturing gear for the automotive industry, said it hired Credit Suisse First Boston to review strategic options but declined Wednesday to state what those may be.
October 21, 1999 |
Amgen Inc., the world's largest biotechnology company, on Wednesday reported a one-third jump in its quarterly profit and set plans for a stock split and a $2-billion stock buyback. But the firm also warned of slower growth ahead. Thousand Oaks-based Amgen said earnings rose to $300 million, or 56 cents a diluted share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $221 million, or 42 cents, a year ago.
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October 26, 1999
Unova, Woodland Hills, reported net income for the third quarter ended Sept. 30 of $9.4 million compared with $13.3 million for the same period last year. Revenues grew to $503.4 million compared with $405.7 million. The company attributed the downturn in part to order delays related to Y2K concerns. UNOVA designs and installs manufacturing systems for the automotive and aerospace industries and develops and produces mobile computers and wireless network systems for the business sector.
October 13, 1998
A series of corporate mergers and acquisitions has motivated industrial automation specialist Unova Inc. to put its landmark Beverly Hills headquarters on the market. With Unova's spin-off from Western Atlas Inc. about a year ago, the former parent's headquarters shifted to Houston-- near its key oil field services operations--while Unova inherited the prime property on about 2.6 acres along the south side of "little" Santa Monica Boulevard between Rexford Drive and Crescent Drive.
November 10, 1999
Ticketmaster, a Los Angeles-based unit of USA Networks Inc., has appointed Edward Millman as chief financial officer. He previously worked in several senior financial posts at Advanta Corp. * Three executives from Southern California companies have been named to the board of the National Assn. of Manufacturers. They are Larry D. Brady, president and chief operating officer of Woodland Hills-based Unova Inc.
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June 10, 1999 |
Woodland Hills-based Unova Inc. has become the third donor to give $100,000 to the Ventura County Discovery Center, joining Dan and Marilyn Smith of Agoura Hills and California Prudential Realty. "They're saying we believe in you and know you can do it," said Carrie Glicksteen, executive director and a founding member of the center.
October 12, 1999
* Woodland Hills-based Unova Inc., a manufacturer of industrial technologies and machine tools, has appointed Daniel S. Bishop senior vice president and general counsel. He replaces Norman Roberts, who is retiring. Bishop joined Unova from Paxar Corp. in New York, where he had been vice president and general counsel. Leslie Stevens * Leslie Stevens has joined the local office of RHI Consulting as Southern California and Southwest regional manager. A division of Robert Half International Inc.