Small Business 2017-12-14T18:15:38+00:00

Van Hook to join SCV Chamber board, chair new institute

Dr. Dianne Van Hook, Chancellor of College of the Canyons, will join the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors beginning in 2018 and become the founding chair of The Chamber Institute, which will develop an executive-level think tank focused on business issues in the Santa Clarita Valley. [...]

By | December 20th, 2017|

Nola Aronson recognized for 30 years of service

For thirty years, Nola Aronson has helped residents of the Santa Clarita Valley and neighboring communities hear better, while also offering strong support to community organizations. Thursday, it was their turn to thank her. At a 30th anniversary celebration at Bonefish Grill, more than 300 friends, current and former patients, [...]

By | November 7th, 2017|

Signal, VIA launch joint marketing program

The Signal and the Valley Industry Association have launched a new program to bring wider local exposure to companies that join the trade group. New VIA members will receive $500 in free advertising in the Signal or the Santa Clarita Valley Business Journal. The ads will also be posted on [...]

By | October 24th, 2017|

Steamwork coworking space opens on Constellation

Santa Clarita has a new coworking space, Steamwork Center, on Constellation Drive. After looking at spaces all over the Santa Clarita Valley, founder Tania Mulry signed a three-year lease in July and opened the 4,000-square-foot space. That includes a 1,800-square-foot double height space that will be converted to two floors [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|

SCV startup Your Village offers online parenting tips

As she pursued her master’s degree in psychology five years ago, Erin Royer-Asrilant knew she wanted to help provide parents with tools to do the best possible job raising their children, but found the prospect of one-on-one counselling too limiting. That was the genesis of Your Village, which offers parenting [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|

Cookies are a dream come true for Lady Di

Santa Clarita entrepreneur Diane Knight started Lady Di’s Cookies in 1994, and now has 28 employees at two locations, on The Old Road across from Westridge Village and on the lower level of Westfield Valencia Town Center. SCVBJ recently interviewed Knight via email. SCVBJ: What motivated you to go into [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|

Google Startup Grind comes to Santa Clarita

Loot Crate co-founder and chief experience officer Matthew Arevalo was the featured guest at the first Google Startup Grind in Santa Clarita, held Sept. 12. “At Startup Grind, we believe in making friends, not contacts,” said James McKinney, vice president of strategic growth at Status Not Quo, a Santa Clarita-based [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|