UCSC News The UC Santa Cruz Office of Research has started a new quarterly program to acknowledge researchers for their U.S. patent awards.
WATSONVILLE—As helicopter blades whirred over the Watsonville Municipal Airport tarmac, locals tipped back craft brews and celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit of South County at Event Watsonville, a networking event Wednesday … Continue reading
SANTA CRUZ—After four years at the helm of the nation’s largest boating goods supplier, West Marine’s chief executive officer stood at the entrance of a new water lifestyle test store … Continue reading
SCOTTS VALLEY—Executives at high-end shock maker Fox Factory celebrated a 5.3 percent second quarter revenue jump from a year ago and lifted their guidance for 2016. Net income for the … Continue reading
SANTA CRUZ—After 21 years at the helm, Plantronics, Ken Kannappan announced Tuesday that he will step down Oct. 2 from his position as chief executive officer and president of … Continue reading
WATSONVILLE—Although poor sailing weather had a negative impact on second quarter sales for West Marine, a national boating and water lifestyle company, executives said Thursday they were continuing to see … Continue reading
SCOTTS VALLEY—About a month after emerging from stealth mode with $50 million in funding, Scotts Valley startup Pearl Automotive Inc. is gearing up to release its first product—RearView, a … Continue reading
WATSONVILLE—Although the second quarter started slowly for Granite Construction, the overall report from executives to investors Friday was that the improving economy is reflected in the company’s stronger revenues, a … Continue reading