The JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live provided its Mixing Room as a perfect location for the Chamber and its members and non-members to mingle and build business relationships in an informal, relaxed business setting.
Held at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live, it is recognized as the premier business and civic leadership event in L.A. The Inaugural Dinner celebrated the installation of 2016 Chair of the Board, Thomas S. Sayles, University of Southern California. Throughout the evening, the Chamber recognized outstanding leadership in the community by presenting the prestigious Civic Medal of Honor to Antonia Hernandez; the Distinguished Business Leader award to Peter Lowy, Co- CEO, Westfield Corporation, Inc. and the Corporate Leadership Award to AECOM.
GM North American President Mark Reuss spoke at the Occidental Petroleum Power Hour Series at the Chamber. Reuss discussed new GM models that the company is introducing and its goal to win back customers in California and nationwide.