Wendy Lee Business & Economics Reporter
Wendy Lee is a Business and Economics Reporter for Southern California Public Radio.
Before joining KPCC, Wendy was a business reporter for the Star Tribune in Minneapolis and The Tennessean in Nashville. Her work has been published in The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Houston Chronicle.
A California native, Lee graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a degree in history. She likes to travel, cook, karaoke and is always ready for new adventures.
Stories by Wendy Lee
A new Neighborhood Market opening next year in Altadena will create 65 jobs. At a Saturday job fair, as many as 700 people showed up seeking information.
Wal-Mart holds a hiring event on Saturday to give job seekers more information about open positions at its Altadena Neighborhood Market.
At Ingram Micro’s Mira Loma facility, holiday gifts clatter along five miles of conveyer belts, with eight items shipped per second.
Tesco, the British parent company of Fresh & Easy, may sell the grocery chain and exit the U.S. market. Fresh & Easy launched in the U.S. in 2006.
The 450 ILWU clerical workers will vote on a tentative agreement with their employers, which provides some layoff protection while allowing 50 open positions to go unfilled.
LA Mayor Villaraigosa announced Tuesday night that union officials have agreed to put an end to the week-old strike that has crippled the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Federal mediators will try to negotiate a deal to end the clerical workers strike that's idled the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
The Los Angeles County Arboretum hosts a three-day art show by artists who turned the wood from fallen trees in last year's windstorm into art.
A prolonged strike involving hundreds of clerical workers at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach could put thousands of jobs in jeopardy, a port official says.
Shoppers are expected to spend $1.5 billion or more in a record-breaking Cyber Monday, according to research firm comScore.
The world’s tallest thermometer isn't working and businesses in Baker say sales are down as a result. Is a spaceship hotel the next icon for this small desert town?
Some retail workers are protesting the Black Friday store openings on Thanksgiving night.
Retail analysts predict a more lucrative Black Friday this year than last.
The Pasadena City Council will discuss on Monday whether it will allow the Rose Bowl to host NFL games by increasing the number of large events at the venue.
Twilight fans donated blood to Children's Hospital Los Angeles before watching the epic finale. The hospital said the drive helped them reach younger donors.