Hollywood Chamber

Economic Development Summit 2018

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Name: Economic Development Summit 2018
Date: June 21, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT
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Event Description:

The 2018 Hollywood Economic Development Summit, which will take place on Thursday, June 21st at the ArcLight Hollywood.  The 24th annual event will run from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., with networking beginning at 8 a.m., according to co-chairs Tim Grubbs of Communitas Design and Marty Shelton of NAI Capital Commercial Real Estate. "As Hollywood continues to mature as an urban community, we want to be able to show how this can enhance our community," said Grubbs.

The Chamber’s 24th Annual Economic Development Summit will focus on “The Challenges of Change: Finding Solutions” in Hollywood. L.A. Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell will open the conference. Introducing the theme, will be Katherine Perez-Estolano, the Cities Leader for Arup. Discussing results from “The Hollywood Survey” will be David Klein. The first panel will discuss “The Retail Revolution for Hollywood.” Panelist will include: Keith Kaplan, vice president of development for Westfield Corp.; David Sheldon of the Retail Design Collective; Pat Barber, vice president of real estate for Smart & Final; and Michael Dubin, founder, Michael Dubin and Associates. The second panel will discuss “Technovation in Transportation and the Impacts on Development.” Panelists will include: Grayson Brulte, co-founder of Autonomous Tomorrow; John Rossant of LACoMotion; Dr. Donald Shoup of the UCLA Department of Urban Planning; and Seleta Reynolds, general manager of the L.A. Dept. of Transportation. Our Keynote speaker will be Dr. Marlon Boarnet, Professor of public policy and director of graduate programs in urban planning at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at USC. Chamber President & CEO Leron Gubler, who has announced his retirement at the end of the year, will present the Excellence in Economic Development Award to a local developer who has invested in Hollywood.

As of press time, the following sponsor businesses have been identified:
Diamond Level sponsors include J.H. Snyder Co.Kilroy Realty Corp.Strategic Legacy Investment Group.

Gold Level sponsors include American Commercial EquitiesArgyle HouseArmbruster Goldsmith & DelvacAvison YoungCIM GroupCounterintuity, LLCFaringGenslerHollywood CenterHudson Pacific Properties, Inc.Iron Mountain Entertainment ServicesJLLLaTerra DevelopmentParamount Contractors & DevelopersPavemint, LLCRelevant GroupRobertson Properties Group.

Silver Level sponsors include Ametron Audio / VideoThe Caucus for Producers, Writers & DirectorsCHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical CenterChildren’s Hospital Los AngelesEast Hollywood BIDEssex Property Trust, Inc.Gonzales Law Group, APCHandelman ConsultingHart Realty AdvisorsHollywood Entertainment DistrictLeFrakMarathon CommunicationsNAI Capital Commercial Real EstateOxford Hotel HollywoodPark Plus, Inc.The Proper CompaniesSerendipity LabsSunset & Vine BIDTrammell Crow.

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Click here for further information about sponsoring the Economic Development Summit: http://www.hollywoodchamber.net/summit
Admission is 
$65 thru June 20th, $75 at the Door
Discounted parking is available at ArcLight with validation.


ArcLight Cinemas Hollywood
6360 Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood, CA
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, June 21, 2018
8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Contact Information:
Hollywood Chamber
$65 thru June 20th
$75 at the Door
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