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May 2, 1995 | LEO SMITH, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ventura Institute of Technology in Simi Valley has donated 40 personal computer boards to Ventura High School, to be used in the school's new Tech Lab, scheduled for completion around Memorial Day.
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BUSINESS
May 2, 1995 | LEO SMITH, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ventura Institute of Technology in Simi Valley has donated 40 personal computer boards to Ventura High School, to be used in the school's new Tech Lab, scheduled for completion around Memorial Day.
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BUSINESS
April 19, 1994 | Jack Searles
The Ventura Institute of Technology, which provides training for employees of manufacturing and service firms, has doubled its size by moving to new quarters on 1st Street in Simi Valley. Since its founding in 1989, the institute has provided in-plant and classroom training to employees of 65 companies, according to John D. Greiman, the school's president. In many cases, tuition is paid by a state agency, he reports. The institute formerly was on Royal Avenue in Simi Valley.
BUSINESS
April 19, 1994 | Jack Searles
The Ventura Institute of Technology, which provides training for employees of manufacturing and service firms, has doubled its size by moving to new quarters on 1st Street in Simi Valley. Since its founding in 1989, the institute has provided in-plant and classroom training to employees of 65 companies, according to John D. Greiman, the school's president. In many cases, tuition is paid by a state agency, he reports. The institute formerly was on Royal Avenue in Simi Valley.
BUSINESS
January 14, 1997 | BARBARA MURPHY
The Ventura Institute of Technology in Simi Valley has donated a computer monitor to Santa Paula High School for a technical program that will help students piece together computer parts to make working systems. Santa Paula High, working with area businesses, has started the program to teach students how to upgrade computers and take donated computer parts to design full systems.
BUSINESS
January 10, 1995 | Compiled by Jack Searles
A large majority of executives who head small businesses in Ventura County believe that job-specific training is important, according to a survey conducted by the Ventura Institute of Technology. The institute, a training organization based in Simi Valley, says 94% of those questioned said job-related education is vital to employees and employers. The institute surveyed 580 companies to assess their training needs.
BUSINESS
December 9, 1997 | LEO SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Dr. Navnit Mitter has a vested interest in the future of biotechnology in Ventura County. By month's end, the president of Vitagen Laboratories of Westlake Village is planning to join with fellow scientist Zaki Salahuddin to form the California Institute of Molecular Medicine. The venture, likely to be based in western Ventura County, will rely on alliances with local biotech firms.
BUSINESS
February 11, 1997 | BARBARA MURPHY
The number of high-tech businesses in Ventura County has grown 154% since 1990, with firms employing 50 people or more increasing from 56 to 142, according to a Simi Valley nonprofit training company that tracks area business trends. The overall growth of firms with 50 or more employees in Ventura County increased in that period from 85 to 239, officials with the Ventura Institute of Technology said.
BUSINESS
August 5, 1997 | LEO SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Executives at Medical Analysis Systems, a biotech firm in Camarillo, have gone back to school for a lesson in the "Philosophy of Quality." Before they are done with the course, the students--including company founder and Chief Executive Ivan Modrovich--will be taught how to increase yields and attain higher production quality. Other employees of the company also are putting in study time, receiving computer training and other instruction.
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