Member Spotlight: Allergan

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN), headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is a bold, global pharmaceutical leader. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for...

Orange County Shifts from Red to Blue in Historic Election

Orange County, once known as a conservative stronghold, will be represented in the House exclusively by Democrats for the first time since Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency.Four Democratic challengers, all first time candidates—Mike Levin, Gil Cisneros, Katie Porter and Harley Rouda—will serve as freshmen legislators.  While...

OCBC and CHOC Talk Big Data and a Primed OC Workforce

Speakers Dr. Wallace Walrod, OCBC Chief Economic Advisor, and Adam Gold, Chief Technology Officer of the Children’s Hospital Orange County discussed the changing workforce at OCBC’s Workforce Development Committee Meeting on November 14, 2018.Dr. Walrod presented key findings from OCBC’s 2019 Workforce Indicators Report, such...

Orange County Business Council Releases 2019 Orange County Workforce Indicators Report

IRVINE, CA — Oct. 31, 2018  — Tech innovation and demographic shifts are catalysts driving major change in the Orange County workforce, according to Orange County Business Council's 2019 Orange County Workforce Indicators Report released on October 30, but keeping young talent continues to be a challenge. Presented...

OCBC Finalizes 2018 Workplan and Performance Measurements

On Jan 12, OCBC's Strategic Planning Committee and officers met to review the 2018 OCBC strategic work plan. Housing, infrastructure, education and innovation remain top initiatives, however, impactful agenda items will be 2018 mid-election issues, including opposition to rent control, potential repeal of SB 1,...