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VerdeXchange will help LA region focus on sustainability opportunities under new administration
LA’s VerdeXchange conference, January 25-26 occurs amid changing federal priorities, with billions in federal stimulus for electric vehicles and clean/green technologies expected. LA has a growing and competitive green economy,...
Urgent read - Business recovery resources and capital - PPP is back, and more!
If you operate a small business, or know people who do, this is the week to apply for NEW grants, forgivable loans, and other key resources that will restore your...
Tell a friend: LAEDC hiring for economist, business assistance, policy roles
LAEDC is seeking four candidates for important roles, to join our team and support our vision of a reimagined Los Angeles regional economy that is growing, equitable, sustainable and resilient, and...
Business recovery webinars from LAEDC support small business
LAEDC has posted a series of great webinars to help businesses reinvent, address challenges and recover. Topics include: Dominate the Market / Grow Your Online Sales; Building an Online Store; Como Aumentar tus Ventas en Redes Sociales, ...
Playa Las Tunas restaurant, one of many businesses receiving LAEDC assistance
LAEDC's team continues to assist -- at no cost -- businesses struggling during the pandemic. One great story is Playa Las Tunas restaurant, which had trouble accessing capital.
CA Relief Grants available for small business: next round starts Feb 2
UPDATE 1/14/21: First round has closed, and the second round has been announced. State of California has opened up two rounds of grants to small businesses, under the program name California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program.
LAEDC research note on restaurant jobs at risk
Latest analysis of restaurant jobs at risk in LA County due to health restrictions, from LAEDC's Institute for Applied Economics
Fledgling filmmakers get advice at meeting of Digital Media & Entertainment Council
This quarterly meeting of LAEDC’s Digital Media & Entertainment Industry Council featured a keynote presentation by Larry Laboe, Co-founder and Executive Director, New Filmmakers Los Angeles.
Business Recovery Webinars posted: improve cash flow, operations, marketing
As part of the Safer at Work campaign, and LAEDC’s continuing commitment to help at-risk businesses reinvent and survive, new tutorials have been posted to help small businesses manage tight...
Essential Frontline Workers during COVID explored by LAEDC in new CCW report
The emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the critical importance of essential workers. LAEDC analyzes the occupations, trends, wages, and equity issues in our essential industries
EV state & federal policy meeting, hosted by e4 Mobility AllianceJanuary 22, 2021 10:00 am
Sponsored by SCE, this electric vehicle public policy discussion with Senator Ben Allen will focus on job creation and…
LAEDC Economic Update for LA CountyJanuary 25, 2021 11:00 am
During this 30-minute webinar featuring Shannon Sedgwick and Bill Allen, attendees will gain insights on jobs, industries and recovery
e4 Mobility - non-vehicle technology companies in LA's EV marketFebruary 11, 2021 10:00 am
Action packed discussion of opportunities in emerging apps in the ZEV space and how they reinforce widespread ZEV access…
LAEDC Economic Forecast: a Tale of Two RecoveriesFebruary 17, 2021 8:30 am
Trusted analysis of LA's economic crisis to help you make choices, as we talk recovery, equity, resilience, sustainability, shared…
Workforce Development meetings at CCWMarch 01, 2021 8:00 am
Center for a Competitive Workforce convenes community colleges with industry in meetings to support program development and work based…
88 Cities Summit: convening government and economic development leadersMarch 25, 2021 8:30 am
Leaders across LA County convene to share and create solutions to economic development challenges our cities and unincorporated communities…
Business Survival Workshops: October and November dates!March 31, 2021 8:00 am
Build your book of business back, reinvent your marketing, and manage capital during the economic crisis