Assembly Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Childhood Education releases final report

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on April 29, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Sonia Campos-Rivera, the Chamber’s senior director of education policy & public affairs, spoke at a press conference with Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, releasing the final report of the Assembly Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Childhood Education. 

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Supervisor Barger talks housing and mental health at Accenture Pancakes & Politics

Center for Business Advocacy on April 26, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger spoke to a packed room for April's Accenture Pancakes & Politics Breakfast Speaker Series. 

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World Trade Week auction items and travel packages open for bids and purchases

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on April 26, 2019 at 12:00:00 am in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment has launched its annual World Trade Week silent auction.

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Chamber travels to Philadelphia for Opportunity Youth Forum

L.A. Area Chamber on April 25, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Members of the Chamber's Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development and Center for Innovation & Technology traveled to Philadelphia this week to attend the Aspen Institute Opportunity Youth Forum.

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A Bold Statewide Advocacy Agenda

Maria S. Salinas on April 25, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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Advocating on public policy that impacts our business community can take on many forms; evaluating legislation, providing guidance on ballot measures and conducting face to face meeting with policy makers. The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce’s ACCESS series is designed to get our members and partners in front of lawmakers. This year, we look to expand our footprint in the policy arena in Sacramento. We are pleased with our new Governor and his new administration’s outreach to the L.A. Area Chamber.  Our goal is to engage and represent the view of the L.A. business community.  

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Chamber hears from Sandler Training on social selling

Center for Small Business Success on April 23, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber's Referral Network was joined by Michael Castiglione, owner of Sandler Training, who shared insights on social sharing and how to establish and build more meaningful connections online.

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Chamber President & CEO meets with Gov. Newsom to discuss economic priorities

L.A. Area Chamber on April 22, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On April 22, Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas joined California business leaders to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom in Sacramento.

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Chamber welcomes Los Angeles/Orange County Regional Consortia

L.A. Area Chamber on April 19, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On April 19, the Los Angeles/Orange County Regional Consortia (LAOCRC) hosted a grand opening and press conference for their new satellite office located at the Chamber. 

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A vote for breaking science barriers

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on April 19, 2019 at 12:00:00 am in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber's strategic education affiliate, UNITE-LA, needs your vote!

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Responding to the Mayor's State of the City Address

Maria S. Salinas on April 18, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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Last night, in his annual State of the City address, Mayor Eric Garcetti shared his reflections on and visions for the City of Los Angeles, and we were pleased to hear that we share so many priorities – from education and homelessness, to transportation, infrastructure, job creation and equity and inclusion.   

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