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A clean start: Emissions firm names new CEO, moves back home

By   /  Friday, July 25th, 2014  /  Real Estate, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on A clean start: Emissions firm names new CEO, moves back home

Clean Diesel Technologies has a new CEO and an old headquarters.

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Editorial: Power rides into auto history

By   /  Friday, July 25th, 2014  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Power rides into auto history

We’ll take a few words to recognize J.D. “Dave” Power, this year’s Business Times Hall of Fame inductee, for yet another honor. The man who masterminded the ubiquitous brass, black and glass awards is picking up some additional hardware this week in Detroit. That’s because he’s being inducted this year into the Automotive Hall of Read More →

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GoTek gets patent for rotary engine

By   /  Tuesday, June 24th, 2014  /  Small Business, Technology, Top Stories, Tourism, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on GoTek gets patent for rotary engine

Oxnard-based startup GoTek Energy has won its first patent, for its DynaKinetic rotary engine technology. “We are excited about this issuance of our first GoTek Energy patent and expect many more to follow,” CEO Steve Herbruck said in a June 17 news release. GoTek’s DynaKinetic engine has no pistons or no valves and valve seats Read More →

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J.D. Power buys online marketing metrics firm Korrelate

By   /  Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014  /  East Ventura County, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on J.D. Power buys online marketing metrics firm Korrelate

Westlake Village-based J.D. Power has purchased Korrelate, an Orlando-based digital marketing company that measures consumers’ online behaviors and links them to offline sales activity. T

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Business Times to induct Dave Power into Hall of Fame

By   /  Monday, April 7th, 2014  /  Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Business Times to induct Dave Power into Hall of Fame

Auto industry legend J.D. “Dave” Power III, co-founder of J.D. Power & Associates, will become the ninth member of the Pacific Coast Business Times’ regional Business Hall of Fame. Power and the rankings produced by the firm he founded, Westlake Village-based J.D. Power & Associates, have been hugely influential on the auto industry. Power’s pioneering Read More →

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Company founder shares how J.D. Power rocked the auto industry

By   /  Monday, February 10th, 2014  /  Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Company founder shares how J.D. Power rocked the auto industry

When Dave Power launched the Westlake Village-based research firm in the 1960s, he made waves in the auto industry by allowing consumers to for the first time critique — and therefore influence — the cars they were buying.

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Clean Diesel’s Pirelli deal scuttled

By   /  Wednesday, November 13th, 2013  /  Banking & Finance, Latest news, Technology, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Clean Diesel’s Pirelli deal scuttled

Clean Diesel said Nov. 12 that it and the Italian auto parts firm had decided to cancel a project launched earlier this year that brought Clean Diesel’s catalytic converter coatings to Europe.

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