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Business is Thriving in the SCV

Published Thursday, November 17, 2016

We all know Santa Clarita for the master-planned communities, excellent school systems, expansive parks and trails, and overall awesome lifestyle. Many local residents, however, are unaware of what's growing in our valley: business. While most of us drive from one end of this "small town" to the other, we rarely stop to notice that Santa Clarita is home to some major industry giants: Six Flags, Princess Cruises, Quest Diagnostics, Advanced Bionics, Samsung, Sunkist and soon, Logix Federal Credit Union. 

100% Fiber Network Powered by AT&T Fiber Expands in Los Angeles County

Published Tuesday, November 15, 2016

AT&T launched ultra-fast internet service in additional cities in Los Angeles County, including in parts of Arcadia, Pasadena, Santa Clarita and surrounding areas. We’re offering a 1 gigabit connection to Los Angeles County homes, apartments and small business locations on our 100% fiber network powered by AT&T Fiber.

Holly Schroeder: GHG-free development

Published Monday, November 7, 2016

I recently penned a column in the Santa Clarita Valley Business Journal suggesting the fact that the SCV is slated to grow substantially in the next several decades is a key to our economic future. On Thursday, FivePoint Communities announced a new vision for Newhall Ranch that can transform that idea into reality.

FivePoint Unveils Groundbreaking Proposal for Newhall Ranch That Achieves Zero Net Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Published Thursday, November 3, 2016

In a major step to advance the State of California’s ambitious fight against climate change, FivePoint today announced an unprecedented initiative to develop the Newhall Ranch planned community that will result in no net emissions of greenhouse gases. By implementing a comprehensive array of green innovations onsite and within L.A. County, as well as funding direct emissions reduction activities in California and around the world, “Net Zero Newhall” will achieve net zero emissions of greenhouse gases from both construction and operations – a first for a community of its scale in the United States.

Startup Weekend to Start Again in Santa Clarita

Published Monday, October 17, 2016

Startup Weekend will return to the Santa Clarita Valley in early November to encourage tech entrepreneurs in the creation of new companies.

Peer Say SCV Economic Development Corporation is Pure Gold

Published Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. received a Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award on Tuesday for its 2016 “Still Golden” campaign project in the category of Special Purpose Print Brochure from the International Economic Development Council.

City of Santa Clarita a Finalist for County's Most Business Friendly Cities

Published Monday, September 26, 2016

The City of Santa Clarita has been announced as one of the finalists for The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation’s (LAEDC) 2016 Most Business-Friendly City in Los Angeles County Award.

Northrop Grumman exec offers tips to potential suppliers

Published Saturday, September 17, 2016

Kevin Mitchell, vice president of global supply chain at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, the world’s fifth-largest defense contractor, addressed a capacity audience of more than 70 aerospace business leaders at the SCV Aerospace & Defense Coalition (ADC) breakfast Tuesday, and he gave the audience some pointers on becoming a supplier to the company.