Raising Standards of Living
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.
LAEDC is Hiring: Manager, Strategic Relations
LAEDC is seeking candidates for the position of Manager, Strategic Relations. Candidates with experience in membership and sponsorships are encouraged to apply. Read more here: Manager – Strategic Relations
RFP Opportunity: AMP SoCal (Aerospace & Defense) Survey Instrument
The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership for Southern California (AMP SoCal) collaborates with organizations in both public and private sectors, across government, academia and industry, to strengthen the region’s aerospace and defense...
AECOM, CSU Long Beach and Entrepreneur Brian Lee to be honored by LAEDC at 2016 Eddy Awards
Eddy Honorees Tackle Big Challenges, Having Meaningful Impact on L.A., Community and World LOS ANGELES, CA (August 22, 2016) – The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) today announced...
Jodie Lesh: Health Outcomes Depend on Economic Opportunity and More
The research outcomes on health in America may surprise some. In the United States, the quality and use of medical care only contribute no more than 20 percent to positive...
CEDA Board Meeting Conference Call Scheduled for August 25, 2016 at 10:30am
California Enterprise Development Authority (CEDA) will hold its regular public meeting Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 10:30am. The public can participate via telephone. The LAEDC publishes these announcements in keeping...
Inc. Mag Ranks L.A. Near Top for Fastest Growing Companies
Los Angeles is quickly rising up Inc. Magazine’s list of top cities for Fastest Growing Private Companies. Ranked #6 in last year’s report, Los Angeles now ranks #2, second only...
LAEDC's Summer Mixer - Sharing Views Together
This past Wednesday evening, August 3rd, LAEDC members gathered on the rooftop oasis of Cal Plaza 1 to enjoy the evening and each other's conversation. Nixon Peabody was our host, and it may go down as one of…
TechCrunch: L.A.'s Fast-Growing Tech Scene Continues to Distinguish Itself
TechCrunch took a fresh look at the incredibly dynamic tech economy in Los Angeles, and discovered some of the things that makes it unique and successful. It’s worth a look....
Caltrans Hosts Architecture & Engineering Contract Outreach Event
Caltrans District 7 is hosting an informational consultant outreach event for upcoming Architectural & Engineering (A&E) contracts. Prime consultants, Sub-consultants, Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE), Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises, and Small...
Apply for the California Competes Tax Credit Today
The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) will be hosting over 30 Workshops for businesses interested in applying for $75 Million in Tax Credits. The application period for...
21st Annual Eddy Awards2016-11-10 18:00:00
Nov 10th - Sponsor the 2016 Eddy Awards, LAEDC's only fundraiser, this year honoring AECOM, Brian Lee of Honest…
Innovate LA2016-10-03 07:00:00
10/6/16 - The mission for Innovate Los Angeles is to promote LA County as a leading global center for…
Future Forum - The New Health Economy2016-09-28 07:30:00
9/28/16 -LAEDC's Future Forums provide a deep dive into emerging industries like virtual medicine, cyber security and digital entertainment.…
Board of Governors2016-09-21 07:30:00
Please join us for LAEDC’s All-Member Board of Governors meeting September 21, 2016 at the California Club from 7:30 to 9:30 am.…
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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 Permanente
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 Council
...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 Kulkarni