Treasurer Chiang Presents New CBIG Website at LAEDC Board Meeting
New California Business Incentives Gateway connects California incentives to businesses. At the March LAEDC Board of Governor’s meeting, LAEDC members learned from Treasurer John Chiang about the new State of...
Recap: LAEDC RED Talk Highlighted Woman Entrepreneur and Women in Business
Attendees at the LAEDC’s R.E.D Talk Thursday evening heard from several amazing women leaders, including entrepreneur Joanna McFarland, and a panel led by Lisa Markus of Bolton & Company which...
Georgia Film Industry Could Leave Due to New State Anti-LGBT Bill
Offering favorable tax incentives, Georgia has become a desirable destination for the film industry. However, a new anti-LGBT bill introduced in Georgia’s senate could be a catalyst for the state’s...
California to Vote on California Aerospace and Aviation Commission
LAEDC, an organization dedicated to advancing opportunity and prosperity, is pleased to offer our support for Assembly Bill 427 (Muratsuchi) as it continues its path through California’s state legislature. This...
LAEDC Presents San Gabriel Valley Economic Forecast
LAEDC’s Dr. Somjita Mitra presented the San Gabriel Valley economic forecast on March 15th, which projects growth and increasing employment for the region. The LAEDC would like to thank San...
LAEDC CEO Meets with Prime Minister of Canada
Bill Allen, CEO of LAEDC, welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Los Angeles on February 9th prior to his speech at the Reagan Library. The Prime Minister and Bill...
LAEDC publishes Economic Forecast 2018-2019
LAEDC's Institute for Applied Economics has published the annual LAEDC Economic Forecast, covering years 2018-2019, with a focus on California and Los Angeles County. About 500 attendees joined LAEDC for the report's release, and heard from numerous expert speakers,…
Recap: LAEDC's Digital Media Expo and meeting of DME Council
LAEDC hosted the first public meeting of its new Digital Media & Entertainment Council, paired with a Digital Media Expo on 2/8/18. The expert panel discussed the new industry report...
Report: Digital Media & Entertainment Industry, by Center for Competitive Workforce
Center for a Competitive Workforce (CCW), of which LAEDC is a partner, has published a new report analyzing the Entertainment & Digital Media Industry in the Los Angeles Basin. The...
“See Arcadia. Above & Beyond”
“See Arcadia. Above & Beyond.” That is the motto which spurred both vision and action in Arcadia, leading to the City’s recognition as the “Most Business Friendly City” of 2017 at LAEDC’s...
Inaugural LAEDC Bioscience Workforce Development Council MeetingMarch 27, 2018 1:00 pm
Co-Chair Dina Lozofsky Executive Director, LA BIOCOM Co-Chair Rohit Shukla Founder & CEO LARTA Mission Statement: The LAEDC…
Select LA Investment SummitMay 23, 2018 4:00 pm
The 2018 Select LA Investment Summit is Southern California’s premier international trade event that brings together hundreds of global…
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LA Metro adopting an entirely zero-emission fleet demonstrates that it is possible for leaders to support the local economy and job creation while still prioritizing public health and clean air. It’s a win-win.Stella Li, President of BYD Motors
Every job created, every local business that prospers is a vaccination against harmful economic, environmental, and social determinants of health — and provides nutrients that strengthen individual and community total health.Jodie Lesh, Senior VP, Kaiser Permanente
...Among the world’s 30 leading cities, L.A. ranks ranking #4 in the demographics and livability indicator, #1 in city brand, #5 in senior well-being, #6 in relocation attractiveness, #7 in entertainment and attractions, and #9 in the “Youthful Cities” Index.Mitra M. Best, PwC