The 2013 California Economic Summit in Los Angeles brought together 450 business, labor, government, and nonprofit leaders from across the state to discuss how to best drive sustainable economic growth in California.The 2013 California Economic Summit summary report lays out the background behind the summit and gives a roundup of the summit commitments. CLICK HERE to download the report.
OCBC Board member Chris Harrington, Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, Toshiba, served as co-chair of the Advancing Manufacturing Action Team, which was one of seven Action Teams incorporated into the summit process. OCBC’s Lucy Dunn, Dan Miller of the Irvine Company, David Smith of DMB Pacific Ventures, Sharon Ellis of Habitat for Humanity, OC, and Laura Archuleta of Jamboree Housing Corp participated in the Housing Action Team, which focused on policy solutions to address the critical issue of workforce housing in California. For more information, contact Matt Petteruto, Vice President, Economic Development.