Media Releases

  • L.A. County Business Federation’s 2013 Mayoral Canadiate Forum To Adress Critical Local And Regional Economic Issues

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTS: Tracy Rafter, 818.429.0862 Monday, January 14, 2013 David Englin, 703.505.6045 LA COUNTY BUSINESS FEDERATION’S 2013 MAYORAL CANDIDATE FORUM TO ADDRESS CRITICAL LOCAL AND REGIONAL ECONOMIC ISSUES Leading 2013 LA mayoral candidates will discuss job creation, regulation, transportation and trade infrastructure, as well as other important topics LOS ANGELES, CA – Continuing […]

  • Pepperdine Univeristy Offers MBA Program In Pasadena – New Program

    The Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University offers a MBA for working students in Pasadena. Residents and professionals employed in the San Fernando Valley and surrounding areas may now enroll in an evening class held once a week and hosted at Pasadena’s Maranatha High School, one of the region’s finest college preparatory […]

  • CLU CERF To Present 2013 County Forecast

    (CAMARILLO, Calif. – Oct. 22, 2012) The California Lutheran University Center for Economic Research and Forecasting will present its 2013 Ventura County forecast and columnist DanWalters’ post-election analysis from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Serra Center in Camarillo. Bill Watkins, executive director of CLU CERF, will present the county forecast. […]

  • MEND Named California’s Nonprofit Of The Year

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Marianne Haver Hill Tel:818-686-7321 Email: marianne@mendpoverty.org MEND Named California’s Nonprofit of the Year   PACOIMA (Aug. 1, 2012) – MEND, a homegrown San Fernando Valley charity combating poverty through empowerment, Tuesday night received CaliforniaVolunteers’ 2012 Governor’s Volunteering and Service Award for Nonprofit of the Year. Marianne Haver Hill, president and chief […]

  • California High-Speed Rail Update

    Environmental Report for Fresno to Bakersfield Project Section Lengthens Public Comment Period Beyond Required 45 Days July 16, 2012 Contact: Lisa Marie Burcar 916-384-9026 (w) 916-212-8108 (c) The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) today released a Revised Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR)/Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the 114-mile Fresno to Bakersfield Project section. […]

  • The City of Burbank Cultural Arts Commission Launches a Cultural Website

    Media Contact: Kristen Smith City of Burbank 818.238.5320 For Immediate Release: THE CITY OF BURBANK CULTURAL ARTS COMMISSION LAUNCHES A CULTURAL WEBSITE BURBANK, Calif. — The City of Burbank Cultural Arts Commission is pleased to announce the launch of a website dedicated to Burbank cultural venues, events, organizations, educational institutions and artists online at www.burbankarts.com. A special […]

  • Experts Say Los Angeles Is In Slow Economic Recovery

    Oct. 29–UNIVERSAL CITY — The Los Angeles area’s economy is in recovery mode — it just doesn’t feel like it yet, a panel of economists concluded Friday at a business forecast conference. And it might take until next year before things perk up. “We are now in a true expansion. We are building our economy,” […]

  • Van Nuys Airport Partners With Major Tenants At Annual NBAA Convention To Promote World-Class Corporate Aviation Facilities

    (Van Nuys, Calif. – Oct. 3, 2011) The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) will welcome Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) as a new participant at its 64th Annual Meeting and Convention—distinguished as the world’s premier business aviation event—slated for Oct. 10-12, 2011 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Van Nuys Airport (VNY) Manager Jess Romo will […]

  • 11th Annual Steve Allen Excellence In Education Awards

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Darcy Winters Office – 818.379.7000 X109 – dwinters@economicalliance.org “STEVE ALLEN EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION” AWARDS HONOR VALLEY SCHOOLS, EDUCATORS, AND STUDENTS  SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – May 25, 2011 – Fourteen truly remarkable Californians from our San Fernando Valley, who have received national education recognition this year were honored at the 11th annual Steve Allen “Excellence in […]