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  • The Valley Economic Alliance Newsletter May 2016

    4th Annual Career Fair And Health Expo Over 800 attendees took advantage of job opportunities and health and wellness services offered at the 4th Annual Career Fair and Health Expo on Wednesday, April 13th, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance and Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC). Health services included blood pressure testing, BMI, glucose testing, […]

  • VITA Newsletter April 2016

    A Note from your Former Chairman I have had the extraordinary privilege of serving The Valley International Trade Association (VITA) Board of Directors and Membership as Chairman for about 8 years. Never did I imagine when Bruce Ackerman asked me to get involved in VITA, that I would have as much fun working with such […]

  • San Fernando Valley’s Top Manufacturers Presented Latest Innovations at TradeX-Trade Connect

    San Fernando Valley manufacturers and international companies attended TradeX-Trade Connect on Thursday, March 17th, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) and the Port of Los Angeles at Los Angeles Mission College. A manufacturing executive policy roundtable kicked off the day, where manufacturers discussed policy issues with Council District 3 Councilmember Bob Blumenfield and other city representatives. TVEA shared […]

  • The Valley Business Expo ’16 Recap

    The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) Board of Governors and commercial and retail brokers met at the Sportsmen’s Lodge on Thursday, March 17 for a board meeting and presentation on LocateLA, a property and community search tool. Ricky Rivers, TVEA intern and UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs student, also presented his urban and regional planning […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Newsletter March 2016

    San Fernando Valley’s top manufacturers presented latest innovations at TradeX-Trade Connect San Fernando Valley manufacturers and international companies attended TradeX-Trade Connect on Thursday, March 17th, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) and the Port of Los Angeles at Los Angeles Mission College. A manufacturing executive policy roundtable kicked off the day, where manufacturers discussed […]

  • The Valley Economic Alliance Newsletter February 2016

    The Valley Economic Alliance’s Red Team is meeting with Porter Ranch Businesses The Valley Economic Alliance’s (TVEA) Red Team is visiting businesses in the Porter Ranch business park that were affected by the Aliso Canyon gas leak. Since November 2015, businesses in Porter Ranch have been financially impacted and seen a reduction in sales as […]

  • 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

  • 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 […]