CEDA Board Meeting Conference Call Scheduled for September 27, 2018 at 10:30am
California Enterprise Development Authority (CEDA) will hold its regular public meeting Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 10:30am. The public can participate via telephone. The LAEDC publishes these announcements in keeping...
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and aerospace firm L3 joined LAEDC board meeting
LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, aerospace manufacturer L3 Technologies and medical device startup Neural Analytics joined LAEDC members at the September LAEDC Board of Governors meeting, to learn more about...
LA's advanced transportation industry cluster profiled in Site Selection Mag
Site Selection Magazine has published an article highlighting some of the reasons that the advanced transportation industry cluster is doing so well in Los Angeles. Site Selection is a valuable...
Beatriz Acevedo is named 2018 LAEDC Eddy Award Individual Honoree
Award winning media executive, entrepreneur and social impact advocate Beatriz Acevedo will be honored at the 2018 Eddy Awards as the 2018 Individual Honoree. Beatriz Acevedo is a three-time Emmy...
Add an event to InnovateLA 2018, gain exposure and drive progress
New events are being added to the InnovateLA calendar for Nov 2-18, and your organization can participate and gain benefits aligned with your goals. Soon, the Innovate.LA website will flip...
LAEDC Announces 2018 Finalists for Most Business-Friendly City in Los Angeles County
Winners to be named at Eddy Awards, alongside Honorees American Airlines, Cal Poly Pomona LOS ANGELES, CA (SEPTEMBER 7, 2018) – The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) today...
LAEDC opposes AB 2853 because it will discourage logistics projects that create jobs
Assembly Bill (AB) 2853 would force local agencies to issue redundant and excessive reports, with highly sensitive disclosures in some cases, for an economic development subsidy for a warehouse distribution center. August...
County's Economic Development Scorecard is published
Office of LA County CEO has published the latest summary of economic development progress, detailing workforce development, business assistance, financial assistance, capital development and more. The scorecard offers a thorough...
LAEDC is hiring!
LAEDC is hiring a Marketing Manager, a Program Manager, and an Administrative Manager. If you want your work to have social impact, we’d like to hear from you! Learn more here.
American Airlines Fuels Cargo Movement
Did you know that American Airlines, the 2018 Eddy Corporate Award Honoree, is the number one cargo carrier at LAX behind FedEx? For their efforts in moving goods into and...
Future Forum - The Future of FinTechSeptember 26, 2018 7:30 am
Gain insight on innovative co.s that are shaping the future of FinTech, blockchain’s expanding role, and changing workforce needs.
R.E.D. TalksOctober 18, 2018 9:00 am
What do the brightest entrepreneurs in L.A. County’s future know that you don’t know – yet? R.E.D. Talks…
InnovateLA 2018November 02, 2018 12:00 am
Plan your event to coincide with InnovateLA 2018, which runs from November 2nd-18th. Innovate LA is an annual, countywide celebration…
2018 Annual Eddy AwardsNovember 08, 2018 6:00 pm
Network with our region's leaders as we honor American Airlines, Cal Poly Pomona, and award Most Business Friendly City…
Partner EventsNovember 09, 2018 12:00 am
Our partner organizations host an array of events throughout the year. When these events align with our mission to…
Voices from our Region
Thought leaders share insights and ideas
LA Metro adopting an entirely zero-emission fleet demonstrates that it is possible for leaders to support the local economy and job creation while still prioritizing public health and clean air. It’s a win-win.Stella Li, President of BYD Motorshttps://laedc.org/2017/10/24/electric-bus-jobs/
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 Permanentehttp://laedc.org/2016/08/20/jodie-lesh-health-outcomes-depend-heavily-jobs-economic-opportunity/
...Among the world’s 30 leading cities, L.A. ranks ranking #4 in the demographics and livability indicator, #1 in city brand, #5 in senior well-being, #6 in relocation attractiveness, #7 in entertainment and attractions, and #9 in the “Youthful Cities” Index.Mitra M. Best, PwChttp://laedc.org/2016/12/19/guest-los-angeles-business-pleasure-converge/
"As exemplified by LAEDC and its leadership, it is crucial that we work together as a region to make positive steps towards implementing cleaner energy practices."Rick Teebay, Program Manager, Office of Sustainability, County of Los Angeleshttp://laedc.org/2017/07/31/rick-teebay/