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September 2, 1988 | LESLIE BERKMAN, Times Staff Writer
Yamaha Corp. of America, in the midst of a booming market for its musical instruments, said Thursday that it has reorganized the management team at its Buena Park headquarters and appointed a new president. What was formerly the corporation's largest subsidiary, Yamaha Music Corp. USA, representing 70% of its sales, was merged into the Yamaha Corp. of America effective immediately in an effort to cut administrative duplication and increase cost efficiency.
March 11, 1992 | Researched by: JANICE L. JONES / Los Angeles Times
Following is a list of the six most severe air pollution penalties assessed by the South Coast Air Quality Management District in November, the most recent period for which information is available.. Company: Yamaha Motor Corp., 6555 Katella Ave., Cypress Penalty: $50,000 Violation: Failure to file a trip reduction plan (motorcycle distributor). Company: Prototype Concepts Inc.
March 27, 1992 | LYNDA NATALI
At the request of Yamaha Motor Corp., the city is considering installing a footbridge over Stanton Flood Control Channel so employees can leave cars at home and walk or bicycle to work. The bridge would connect the Cypress Business Park with neighborhoods just south of the complex. Many of the city's major employers operate in the park, including Yamaha Motors, Minolta, Mitsubishi and Fuji.
May 11, 1999 | JOHN O'DELL, John O'Dell covers major Orange County corporations and manufacturing for The Times. He can be reached at (714) 966-5831 and at
Yamaha Marine Group, the Cypress-based outboard motor marketing unit of Japan's Yamaha Motor Corp., has signed the biggest supply deal in its 16 years in the U.S. The pact with Genmar Holdings Inc. of Minneapolis calls for Yamaha Marine to build and supply a range of outboard motors to eight powerboat companies owned by Genmar.
December 30, 1987 | DAVID VOREACOS, Times Staff Writer
The Consumer Product Safety Commission voted Tuesday to confirm an agreement negotiated by the Justice Department to ban the sale of three-wheeled all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and take other steps designed to reduce deaths and injuries associated with the product. The preliminary decree requires the industry to provide safety courses and warning labels but does not mandate the customer refunds sought by some congressmen and consumer advocates.
October 4, 1987 | BILL LYNDE, Special to The Times and Lynde is a Cypress free-lance writer. and
Contrary to popular belief, cash-laden Japanese investing in U. S. real estate are not putting all their yen in downtown Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and the like. They're spending in suburbia, too. Small (6.2 square miles) Cypress in northwest Orange County is a prime example. Yamaha Motor Corp., Mitsubishi Electric Sales, Sony, Panasonic Technics Corp. and Mitsubishi Motor Sales of America have built major installations in the 500-acre Cypress Business Park since 1980. More are coming.
Two partners and four associates at the Thelen, Marrin, Johnson & Bridges law firm in Irvine have quit to join a rival county firm. The six lawyers, who specialize in environmental and construction litigation, have joined the Newport Beach office of Crowell & Moring, a firm based in Washington. Randall L.
June 27, 1993
* Dannie M. Hayes has joined National Bank of Southern California in Newport Beach as executive vice president and senior credit officer. He was formerly senior vice president and regional credit administrator for City National Bank. Before that, Hayes was with Security Pacific National Bank for 27 years. * Gene Jurick has been promoted to the post of accessories division manager at Yamaha Motor Corp.
July 15, 1986 | MICHAEL FEIBUS, Times Staff Writer
Yamaha Motor Corp. USA has filed an antitrust suit against Bass Tracker Inc. of Springfield, Mo., claiming that the boat maker's plan to sell its vessels only through Mercury and Mariner outboard motor dealers will cut into Yamaha's outboard motor sales.
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