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. Download the full report here. View...
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...
Next Wave of Ridesharing Platforms, Related Business, Explored by e4 Mobility Alliance
LAEDC’s e4 Mobility Alliance brought together businesses with agencies involved in advanced transportation, to explore project and procurement opportunities in LA’s fast evolving ridesharing category. Many of the local businesses...
Industry Report Coming from CCW: Entertainment and Digital Media
Center for a Competitive Workforce will soon release a report about the Entertainment and Digital Media Industry in Los Angeles. The report will, for the first time, quantify the jobs...
LAEDC Success Story
LAEDC Success Story – Coffee Roasters, Altadena Unincorporated Coffee Roasters was established in 2013 to serve the local coffee community and local Los Angeles business owners. They have served LA...
Recap of Future Forum: The Future of Smart Cities 1/23/18
Experts discussed the Future of Smart Cities at LAEDC’s latest Future Forum, made possible by our Presenting Sponsor CSU – Dominguez Hills, with approximately 200 guests in attendance at Cross...
LAEDC is Hiring a Business Assistance District Manager
LAEDC is hiring a District Manager responsible for assisting businesses and industries in LA County Supervisorial District 3. Learn more about the position HERE.
California Aerospace Commission Would Support Local Industry and Jobs
LAEDC has issued a support letter for California AB 427 (Muratsuchi), which would establish the California Aerospace and Aviation Commission. Read the text of the support letter HERE. Read the...
LAEDC Economic ForecastFebruary 21, 2018 7:00 am
Please save the date of February 21, 2018, and join LAEDC for our annual Economic Forecast in Downtown Los…
Partner EventsFebruary 23, 2018 12:00 am
Our partner organizations host an array of events throughout the year. When these events align with our mission to…
R.E.D. TalksMarch 15, 2018 5:30 pm
What do the brightest entrepreneurs in L.A. County’s future know that you don’t know – yet? R.E.D. Talks…
e4 Mobility Alliance Event “Disruptors in Goods Movement: L.A. Leading the Change”March 22, 2018 10:00 am
Goods movement for the County require freight transportation to and from freight facilities, retail stores, warehouse and distribution centers,…
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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Voices from our Region
Thought leaders share insights and ideas
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