Chamber leads efforts to address inequities in the health care and tech workforce talent pipeline

L.A. Area Chamber on March 30, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On March 30, the Chamber hosted our first ever interview day for our L.A. Health Care and Tech Talent Pipeline programs at the Vernon-Central YouthSource Center in South L.A., in partnership with the Coalition for Responsible Community Development (CRCD).

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Bixel Exchange celebrates eight startups in major accelerators

Center for Innovation & Technology on March 29, 2019 at 8:00:00 am in L.A. Business This Week 
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Bixel Exchange's Startup LAunch tech SBDC is proud to have eight of their startups in major accelerators across the country. 

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Bixel Exchange hosts coworking day at Ethos Society

Center for Innovation & Technology on March 28, 2019 at 6:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Bixel Exchange traveled to Ethos Society, located in the heart of Koreatown, to host this year’s second coworking day organized between their Startup LAunch and L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline teams.

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Chamber announces Dr. Jerrold Green as recipient of Stanley T. Olafson Award

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on March 28, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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This week, the Chamber announced that Dr. Jerrold Green, president & CEO of the Pacific Council on International Policy, will be awarded the prestigious Stanley T. Olafson Award at the 93rd annual World Trade Week Kickoff Breakfast on Thursday, May 2.

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Chamber celebrates energy and water innovation at 5th Annual Innovation Awards

Center for Innovation & Technology on March 27, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber joined the Los Angeles Better Buildings Challenge for the 5th Annual Innovation Awards at The California Endowment to recognize the leadership of property owners who have achieved exceptional energy and water performance. 

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Chamber hears from Councilmember Harris-Dawson

Center for Business Advocacy on March 27, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Land Use, Construction & Housing Council welcomed Los Angeles City Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, who spoke about his vision as the new chair of the Planning and Land Use Management Committee.

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Women At the Table: A Dialogue On Getting More Women Onto Corporate Board Seats

Center for Small Business Success on March 27, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On March 27, the Chamber's Nonprofit Council convened to discuss opportunities and strategies to put more women in the boardroom.

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Measure EE is Not the Answer

Maria S. Salinas on March 27, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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I’ve come to know the L.A. Area Chamber as an organization with a deep legacy, grounded in a value system that demonstrates our care of community. Those values are reflected in our commitment to investing in public education, dating back to our beginning. 

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Bringing credential transparency to the marketplace

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on March 22, 2019 at 7:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber partnered with Credential Engine to kick off a regional effort to bring credential transparency and literacy to the L.A. marketplace so that prospective students, employers and others can easily access information about all available credentials in the region.

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Chamber meets with L.A. City College president to discuss health care workforce pipeline

L.A. Area Chamber on March 22, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On March 22, the Chamber visited Los Angeles City College and met with President Mary Gallagher for a business and community gathering as a part of our year-long "L.A. Connects" listening tour. 

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