Raising Standards of Living
by Increasing Economic Opportunity

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LAEDC works to increase economic opportunity and raise standards of living for all
Los Angeles County residents by fostering growth of our key industries and the jobs they create.

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InnovateLA

Catalyzing innovation, entrepreneurship, and startups

SPĒD L.A.

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Industry Cluster Development

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grow your industry

Global Connections

Connect to investment and export resources with World Trade Center LA

Voices from our Region

Thought leaders share insights and ideas

Every job created, every local business that prospers is a vaccination against harmful economic, environmental, and social determinants of health — and provides nutrients that strengthen individual and community total health.

Jodie Lesh, Senior VP, Kaiser PermanenteRead article

According to the Air Resources Board, less than 20 percent (of cap-and-trade money) went to projects within our six-county region, even though we account for 48 percent of the state’s population.

Kish Rajan, President of SoCal Leadership CouncilRead article

...our ability to build consensus on common priorities has helped me gain a greater appreciation for the diversity and culture that is unique to Los Angeles.

Praful KulkarniRead article

The leading employers in LA County are also LAEDC members