• The Valley Economic Alliance June 2015 Newsletter

    To Many More Years… A recap of The Valley Economic Alliance’s programs, events and accomplishments. Lights, Camera, Action… The 18th Annual Valley of the Stars Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony took place on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the CBS Studio Center. The evening was filled with Valley stars, awards, jazz, food and drinks. Guests arrived on […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance May 2015 Newsletter

    Jobs, Health Screenings and Networking at the Career Fair/Health and Disability Expo The Career Fair/Health and Disability Expo took place on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Los Angeles Valley College’s Monarch Square. Over 1,500 students and attendees met with hundreds of businesses that are hiring, including disability-friendly employers. Attendees were also able to get free onsite […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Investor Spotlight April 2015

    Chase Bank William T. Hughes is a Senior Banker in the L.A. North Division of Chase Middle Market Banking, serving the banking needs of clients with revenues between $20 million and $500 million. William brings over 40 years of banking, corporate finance and executive management experience to his position. William began his banking career with […]

  • TVEA Newsletter March 2015

    Networking, Business Advice, and Workshop The Valley Business Expo ’15 The 7th Annual Valley Business Expo ’15 featured near 80 exhibitors on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Convention Center where more than 350 attendees had the opportunity to get business advice, network, make new connections and sample […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Investor Spotlight March 2015

    Express Employment Professionals Kim Guard recently moved from Portland, OR and opened Express Employment Professionals in Glendale, CA; her second franchise. Her Portland office was ranked in the top 10 offices out of over 700 offices in the world for many years. Express Employment franchise was an easy choice for her because helping people is […]

  • TVEA Newsletter February 2015

    Executive Forecast Innovative, Informative and Interactive Drones, recycled water, social media, live polling, compact scooter and more…the first ever Executive Forecast was a huge success. With more than 150 attendees and elected officials including Mayor of Calabasas David Shapiro and City of Burbank Councilmember Emily Gabel-Luddy, the morning was filled with innovative technology, interactive surveys and […]

  • TVEA Newsletter January 2015

    What is your Passion? Over the past few months we have met with The Valley Economic Alliance board members and investors, and learned about their community passion projects. We have started to connect like minded Alliance leaders to their passions which includes developing young entrepreneurs, finding jobs for veterans, transportation and environmental projects. Over the […]

  • TVEA Newsletter December 2014

    Meeting our Investors One of Kenn Phillips’ goals as President and CEO of The Valley Economic Alliance has been to personally meet with each of our investors before the end of the year. Part of the conversation has been to reconnect and learn about their priorities. To date, Kenn & Jacqui Matsumoto, director of investor […]

  • TVEA Newsletter November 2014

    E. Kenn Phillips is the New CEO & President of The Valley Economic Alliance E. Kenn Phillips is the President and CEO of The Valley Economic Alliance, (TVEA) serving the San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles County and its 5-city partners (Burbank, Calabasas, Glendale, Los Angeles and the San Fernando). The Alliance elevates the economic vitality […]