Los Angeles has a history of finding solutions for change. It’s a place where people go to start something meaningful and to flourish. As a result, this region’s impact on agriculture, oil, film and entertainment have become far-reaching, and it’s no surprise that Los Angeles has also made its mark on Tech in the Information Age.
Today, technological innovation moves quickly and requires a responsive, specialized workforce. In harmony with Los Angeles’s tradition of solving labor problems at the forefront, BOLD has been created. BOLD stands for business outlook labor demand. It’s a program developed by the city of Los Angeles in partnership with the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation and the Los Angeles County Work Development Bureau. Its mission is to continually define industry needs and coordinate the Los Angeles labor force to meet them. These are some of the industries BOLD is engaging right now: