Shareholders of Golden West Financial Corp. (parent of World Savings) made it official today - approving the company's $24 billion sale to Wachovia Corp. AP cranked out a nice little feature about Herb and Marion Sandler, the husband-and-wife team who have been running things for 43 years. A couple of dozen shareholders showed up at Golden West's Oakland headquarters and snacked on cookies as they listened to the Sandlers one last time. Nice - except,...
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Mark LacterMark Lacter created the LA Biz Observed blog in 2006. He posted until the day before his death on Nov. 13, 2013.
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