OCBC had an 86 percent kill rate on bad legislation in 2017

OCBC's advocacy efforts proved effective this legislative session in advocating for the passage of bills critical for the business community, and in killing legislation harmful to Orange County's economic prosperity. OCBC took a position on 67 bills throughout the 2017 legislative session: 32 bills in support, 35...

CA Assemblyman Phillip Chen named OCBC’s ‘Legislator of the Year’

IRVINE, CA—Orange County Business Council (OCBC) is proud to announce CA Assemblyman Phillip Chen, CA’s 55th District, as ‘Legislator of the Year.’ Assemblyman Chen best represents the business community’s key interests, voting in alignment with OCBC positions 94 percent of the time throughout the 2017...

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Conference delves into changing workforce trends in OC, how best to prepare STEAM workforce

IRVINE, CA — Orange County Business Council presents the 2017 Orange County Workforce Development Conference, focusing on “Elevate Engineering: Adapt, Connect and Transform OC’s Workforce.” A panel featuring engineering, training and recruitment professionals will discuss Southern California’s booming STEAM industry sectors and how to prepare...