Past Events

  • TVEA’s Women’s Collaborative Mentoring Program launched at CA Women’s Conference

      The Valley Economic Alliance launched it’s Women’s Collaborative Mentoring Program (WCMP) at the Speed Mentoring Event at the 30th Annual California Women’s Conference (CWC) on May 10th at the Long Beach Convention Center!  This year the CWC introduced a special breakout session focused on the importance of mentoring. The mentoring session included a panel discussion […]

  • HealthX – Career Fair & Health Expo Recap

    HealthX – Career Fair & Health Expo Recap The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) and Los Angeles Valley College hosted HealthX – Career Fair & Expo on April 19th at Los Angeles Valley College. An Alliance Board of Director’s meeting kicked off the eventful morning, where the DIY Girls received a $5,000 check towards their solar […]

  • TechX & Expo Recap

    The Valley Economic Alliance hosted it’s second annual TechX & Expo on March 16th at The Sportsmen’s Lodge Events Center. A TVEA Board of Governor’s meeting kicked off the eventful day. Newly appointed Board members were recognized including Roschell Ashley of New Horizons, Frank Miller of Hollywood Burbank Airport, Thomas Priselac of Cedars Sinai, David […]

  • “Housing our Workers” Forum Recap

    The Valley Economic Alliance, Southland Regional Association of Realtors, Inc., Biz Fed Institute, and National Association of Realtors hosted the “Housing our Workers” Forum on February 8th at the Airtel Plaza Hotel. The goal of the forum was to educate attendees regarding Los Angeles’ housing supply shortage for workers and to motivate policy makers to […]

  • VITA Global Networking Breakfast – “A Case Study in Exporting U.S. Made Products” by Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc. Recap

    Andrew Sweibel, International Vice President of Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc. presented “A Case Study in Exporting U.S. Made Products” on January 25th at Bobrick’s headquarters in Van Nuys. Bobrick has been exporting products from its U.S factories for nearly half of its 110 year history. Global exports have grown to become a key element in […]

  • Helping Businesses Grow at the San Fernando Biz Fair 2017

    More than 100 entrepreneurs attended the San Fernando Biz Fair on January 24th to learn about resources and tools to help their business grow. The fair was hosted by The City of San Fernando Chamber of Commerce and co-hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance. Event sponsors included The City of San Fernando, Los Angeles Economic […]

  • ‘Tis the Season to Jingle & Mingle

    The Valley Economic Alliance hosted a full house at their annual Jingle and Mingle Holiday Party on December 14th. Attendees enjoyed delicious food provided by Lusy’s Mediterranean Food and Grill, drinks, music, and raffle prizes! Guests brought blankets to donate to Love is a Warm Blanket, a blanket drive whose mission is to warm the […]

  • Welcoming Councilmember Herb Wesson

    The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) hosted a welcome reception for Herb J. Wesson, Jr. on December 2nd at Blvd Hotels in Studio City, co-sponsored by Blvd Hotels and Spiegel Development. Mr. Wesson has served as the President of the Los Angeles City Council since November 2011 and has represented Council District 10 since 2005.  Since September 2017, Mr. Wesson assumed […]

  • TVEA Board of Governor’s Meeting Recap

    The Valley Economic Alliance Board of Governor’s meeting took place on November 17th at Strength United in Van Nuys. Deputy Chief Bob Green with the Los Angeles Police Department welcomed guests on behalf of meeting host Strength United. Operating through Cal State University, Northridge, Strength United’s mission is ending abuse, empowering families, and developing leaders.  The program included information […]

  • VITA Global Networking Breakfast – Cyber Security with Homeland Security Investigations Recap

    On Wednesday, November 30th, The Valley International Trade Association (VITA) presented their global networking breakfast on Cyber Vigilance and Business. Andrew Reynolds, Acting Supervisory Special Agent and Christopher Hicks, Special Agent with Homeland Security Investigations, discussed how to protect your business against cyber attacks. Acting Group Supervisor Reynolds has experience in the investigation of Cybercrime, […]

  • Honor a Hero – Hire a Vet Job and Resource Fair 2016

    A ribbon cutting ceremony opened doors to over 1,000 veterans from local military bases who returned from active duty to participate in the Honor a Hero – Hire a Vet Job and Resource Fair, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance in partnership with the California Employment Development Department (EDD) on Thursday, November 10th at the Warner Center Marriott Woodland […]