Past Events

  • ‘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 […]

  • End of Summer Bash Open House

    The Valley Economic Alliance hosted a Hawaiian themed “End of Summer Bash” Open House on September 21st. Attendees enjoyed Hawaiian food, music, a live dance performance and raffle prizes. Attendees networked and learned with business The Alliance has assisted and new accelerator program businesses including; Goodwill Southern California, Black Market Gelato, Dream Dinners, BuzD, and Virtual Reality Xperience. Guests also supported a Valley […]

  • Valley Hackathon II Group Photo

    Mobile Applications & Websites to Increase Voter Registration & Turnout were presented at Valley Hackathon II

    Sherman Oaks, CA – Valley high school and college students created mobile applications and websites with solutions to increase voter registration and turnout at Valley Hackathon II on September 23rd hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance at Cal State University, Northridge (CSUN). Students from Burbank High School, Cal State University Northridge, Glendale Community College, John […]

  • Board of Governors Annual Meeting

    Twenty four new Valley leaders were unanimously elected to the Board of Governors of The Valley Economic Alliance at their annual meeting on August 25, 2016, Richard Katz, Chairman of The Valley Economic Alliance, announced today.  The Board of Governors’ business leaders represent a wide sector of the business arena; from government to real estate, from health […]

  • Valley of the Stars Gala and Awards Ceremony

    The Valley of the Stars Gala and Awards Ceremony, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA)  recognized exceptional Valley stars in Arts and Entertainment, Business, Humanitarian and Leadership on May 21st at the Los Angeles Zoo, hosted annually by The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA). Attendees arrived in safari chic attire to enjoy cocktails and appetizers next to the Cambodia Pavilion, followed […]