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  • Los Angeles Daily News: Coty Moving OPI Nail Polish Manufacturing from North Hollywood to North Carolina

    By Gregory J. Wilcox Coty Inc., a global beauty products company, is moving its North Hollywood-based OPI Products Inc. nail polish operations to North Carolina, the company said Monday. “Oh boy, that’s bad,” said Kenn Phillips, president of the Valley Economic Alliance, which focuses on business recruitment and retention. OPI has manufactured and distributed a […]

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    VITA Global Networking Breakfast January 2016

    VITA Global Networking Breakfast | Wednesday, January 27, 2016 Presentation CS Presentation Contact Information Delia Valdivia, CGBP Senior International Trade Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service – Los Angeles (West) U.S. Department of Commerce | International Trade Administration Phone: (310) 235-7203 Email: delia.valdivia@trade.gov www.export.gov/california/losangeleswest Cameron Javdani Director, Sales & Marketing, Louroe Electronics Phone: (818) 994-6498 Email: cameron@louroe.com www.louroe.com

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    Jingle & Mingle Holiday Open House

    The Valley Economic Alliance, partnered with VEDC, American Institute of Architects-San Fernando Valley, United Chambers of Commerce, Filipino American Chamber of Commerce-Los Angeles, and Randy Witt Productions to host the annual Jingle & Mingle Holiday Open House on December 16, 2015. Guests enjoyed food provided by Los Angeles Mission College’s Culinary Department and samples of […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Newsletter January 2016

    Jingle & Mingle Holiday Open House The Valley Economic Alliance, partnered with VEDC, American Institute of Architects-San Fernando Valley, United Chambers of Commerce, Filipino American Chamber of Commerce-Los Angeles, and Randy Witt Productions to host the annual Jingle & Mingle Holiday Open House on December 16, 2015. Guests enjoyed food provided by Los Angeles Mission […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Investor Spotlight November 2015

    Ronald Belczyk, DPM Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery Dr. Ronald Belczyk is a reconstructive foot and ankle surgeon who specializes in the treatment of traumatic, degenerative, congenital, and acquired disorders of the lower extremity. His fellowship training included comprehensive education in amputation prevention, diabetic foot complications, deformity correction, and wound closure techniques. He currently practices at […]

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    Valley Hackathon

    On Friday, November 13th, students from Glendale Community College, John Burroughs High School, Crescenta Valley High School and High Tech LA presented their ideas to attract and expand technology and entertainment businesses to the City of Glendale at the Valley Hackathon, held in Glendale Community College’s Library. Teams presented their final concepts to a professional panel of […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Newsletter November 2015

    Transportation Summit Missed the Transportation Summit on October 26th? Watch the full event on playlist below. The Valley is a City Video #2 – VICA & San Fernando Valley Council of Governments statements Valley Transit Beat Video #3 – Metro & City Council Statements Video #3 – Transportation Demographics Video #5 – Additional Organizational Leaders’ […]

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    9th Annual “Honor a Hero – Hire a Vet” Job & Resource Fair

    Veterans exploring career opportunities had the chance to connect with scores of employers looking to boost their workforce at the “Honor a Hero, Hire a Vet” job and resource fair on Thursday, October 22 in Woodland Hills. More than 170 veterans and other job seekers explored career opportunities with 91 employers looking to hire qualified employees. Numerous government […]

  • VITA Global Networking Breakfast November 2015

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 The Cross-Border eCommerce Experience What do you want International Customers to Say? Presentation Click here to view presentation Contact Information Daniel Johnson, Vice President of Sales iGlobal Stores Daniel@iglobalstores.com 801-869-8107

  • VITA Newsletter October 2015

    VITA Presents “The Cross-Border eCommerce Experience” with iGlobal Join VITA & Daniel Johnson from iGlobal Stores on Wednesday, November 18th, from 8-10am to learn: Benefits of localizing your website with foreign addresses, characters and currencies. Mitigating the risk of international credit card fraud and refused orders. Increasing revenue with transparent shipping options and upfront landed […]