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 research project on “The Ease of Doing Business in the San Fernando Valley,” with the help of economist Carol Blakeslee. Attendees included City of San Fernando Mayor Joel Fajardo.

The meeting was followed by The Valley Business Expo ’16. Over 60 exhibitors networked with exhibitors and showcased their products and services.

Attendees won raffle prizes sponsored by the L.A. Kings, L.A. Galaxy, Fancifull Baskets, Microsoft and VIVI Jewelry.

Event sponsors included Van Nuys Los Angeles World Airports, Woodbury University, Republic Services, TMK Attorneys, Chase and VEDC.