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Giving Tuesday 2023

This Giving Tuesday, we invite you to be a part of a collective effort and join the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) in reinventing our economy to collaboratively … Continued

City Spotlight: City of El Segundo

This month's spotlight is LAEDC Member and three-time winner of the “Most Business-Friendly City” award: the City of El Segundo! Winning roots run deep in El Segundo. El Segundo is at the epicenter … Continued

LAEDC Releases 2023 Annual Report

Over the past year, we have faced and embraced a series of challenges that have also brought new opportunities for the revitalization of the Los Angeles regional economy post COVID-19. … Continued

Summer Member Mixer 2023

In late July, we hosted our joint Executive Committee meeting and annual Summer Member Mixer at the LINE LA Hotel in Koreatown. We were thrilled to be joined by members and their guests, LAEDC staff, and our … Continued

Quarterly Economic Briefing: May 2023

May 22, 2023 – Every Quarter, the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation's (LAEDC) Institute for Applied Economics provides a briefing on the current state of the regional economy. These … Continued

88 Cities Summit Recap 2023

Last week, more than 200 elected officials, city managers, business, education, and nonprofit leaders gathered at LAEDC’s annual 88 Cities Summit. This convening provided a space for local government leaders … Continued

Member Spotlight: Gerard Orozco, Jacobs

Gerard Orozco is Vice President and Executive Client Account Manager for Jacobs based in Los Angeles. He specializes in advancing Jacobs’ interests throughout the country. He manages relations with elected … Continued

Spotlight of Black-Owned Businesses 2023

All year round, we encourage our community to support Black-owned businesses. To celebrate Black History Month, we’d like to highlight a few Black-owned businesses in Los Angeles County and encourage … Continued